The show, a drama about the British-raised son of a Russian mafia boss, also focuses on members of the Russian-Israeli mob.
Reggie Yates said that the uproar over his original comments was a “huge learning experience.”
“I am hugely apologetic for this flippant comment,” Reggie Yates said.
“Jews are not generally noted for their insistence on selling their talent for the lowest possible price.”
The BBC recently digitized the entire Desert Island Discs radio program archive
When a BBC interview went viral last week after the interviewee’s children burst in the room, Israeli and Palestinian journalists nodded in recognition.
But the justice said that she remains hopeful about the national future.
The BBC’s director of television, Danny Cohen, is leaving the corporation.
Starbucks was widely panned for its #RaceTogether campaign. Karen Skinazi writes the BBC did worse with a show about race that spouted anti-Semitic stereotypes (among other canards).
A BBC journalist defended his claim that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu exploited the Holocaust to further his agenda.