Chef Alan was a White Dude. Sorry.

August 27, 2008


For those of you who made it through the decidedly offensive Episode 15, you might have caught my mistake in stating that one of the few black characters in the Masters of the Universe cannon was Chef Alan.  As you can see in the picture above, he was actually Filmation’s token Italian character.

For the record, the guy that I was thinking of was called Melaktha.  I don’t specifically recall what his role was (for shame!), but I’m fairly certain that it wasn’t of a culinary nature.  Here he is:

And to round things out, here he is, the man, the myth, the legend, Clamp Champ:

Sory for the mixup.  Go ahead and start with the True Romance jokes.

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    3 Responses to “Chef Alan was a White Dude. Sorry.”

    1. mike Says:

      Melaktha was the royal archeologist. Come on, everyone knows that.

    2. chefjames Says:

      ben has been sent back to doll school…

    3. ForbiddenDonut Says:

      Wow, Moustache Pete is highly offended to be compared to the Clap Champ.