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New Fox show 'Gang Related' prompts concern from Latino community
New Fox show 'Gang Related' prompts concern from Latino community

The title of Fox's "Gang Related" has a double meaning. The central focus of the new drama premiering Thursday is LAPD Det. Ryan Lopez (Ramon Rodriguez), a rising star in the department's elite gang task force. But he's hiding something. Unknown to his law enforcement colleagues, Lopez is also a spy for Javier Acosta (Cliff Curtis), the leader of the ruthless Los Angelicos street gang. As an orphaned boy, Lopez was taken in by Acosta, who became his guardian and mentor. Lopez's conflicted loyalties between his two "families" generate much of the narrative tension for the show, which has received a heavy promotional push from Fox. Said executive...

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