Alongside an apology provided by Peacock, NBC Universal and the show’s executive producers, the streamer will be making a donation to the singer's lupus charity.
Peacock has apologized for a Saved by the Bell episode that referenced Selena Gomez's kidney transplant in a brief scene as well as donated to the singer's lupus charity following social media criticism over the episode.
"We apologize. It was never our intention to make light of Selena’s health. We have been in touch with her team and will be making a donation to her charity, The Selena Gomez Fund for Lupus Research at USC," Peacock, NBC Universal and the show’s executive producers said in statement given to The Hollywood Reporter on Saturday (Nov. 28).
Fans criticized the show on social media throughout Saturday, causing "Respect Selena Gomez" to trend on Twitter.