MTV Fires Two Reality Stars After Alleged Racist Messages Surface
Written by B87FM on June 11, 2020
Corporations are dropping the hammer on their workers left and proper, particularly these within the leisure enterprise. Celebrities and social media influencers are purging their social media pages of previous tweets and pictures now that persons are being fired from reveals and faraway from their workplaces. Bravo TV not too long ago axed 4 solid members from their mega-hit present Vanderpump Guidelines, and in the previous few days, MTV has fired two actuality stars of their very own.
Dee Nguyen is a fixture on MTV’s The Problem and is even a solid member on the season at present airing, however her latest tweets about Black Lives Matter rubbed folks the flawed means. “Idk why a few of u suppose I’m anti BLM. I’ve been saying that because the day I misplaced my virginity,” she wrote in a since-deleted tweet. In one other put up on Instagram about George Floyd, she advised a consumer that “folks died each f*cking day,” suggesting that his loss of life wasn’t vital.
Later, Taylor Selfridge, star of her Teen Mother OG At House: Cory & Taylor’s Child Particular alongside her MTV actuality star boyfriend Cory Wharton, was in scorching water after previous tweets of hers from 2012 had been dropped at the eye of the plenty. “We have now to greet everybody at work however typically I gained’t greet the Black folks as a result of they scare me,” and “My uncle is relationship an Asian. Aunt Ping please make me sushi,” Selfridge wrote. Wharton later said that he was dissatisfied in MTV’s choice and did not like that his girlfriend was being painted to be one thing he says she is not. Different actuality stars from the community are calling out their castmates for previous behaviors, asking MTV to take motion.