Less than happy relationships. Leah Michele made headlines in June 2020 when Samantha Marie Warewho starred in Season 6 of Jane Hayward joyShe accused her of bullying.
“LMAO REMEMBER WHEN THEY MADE MY FIRST TV APPEARANCE A LIVING HELL?!?! CAUSE ILL NEVER FORGET” who Margot vs Lily Alum wrote via Twitter at the time alongside comments Michele posted in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Ware continued, “I BELIEVE YOU TOLD EVERYONE THAT IF YOU HAD THE OPPORTUNITY, YOU WOULD ‘S—T IN MY WIG!’ AMONG OTHER Traumatic Microaggressions That Have Me Questioning A Career In HOLLYWOOD.”
Amber RileyShe, who played Mercedes in the musical comedy series, responded to the post with a GIF of her drinking from a mug. For her part, Michele responded to the comments two days later.
“While I don’t recall ever making that specific statement, and I’ve never judged others by their background or the color of their skin, that’s not really the point. What matters is that I clearly acted in a way that hurt other people.”
She continued, “Whether it was my privileged position and perspective that caused me to be perceived as insensitive or inadequate at times, or it was just my immaturity and I was just being unnecessarily difficult, I apologize for my behavior and for all the pain I’ve caused.”
While some of the New Year’s Eve Actress’ joy Costars, including Heather MorrisShe later condemned her behavior on the set of the Fox TV series, with others defending her.
“[A] A lot of people assume that @LeaMichele abused me. Let me be clear that I have never been abused by her.” Iqbal ThebaShe, who played Principal Figgins, wrote via Instagram in June 2020. “And if some of the cast were mistreated, then she apologized, which is wonderful. But being called a racist is too heavy and an unfair burden for most of us, especially in these troubled times. So please be compassionate, careful and responsible before we accuse anyone of this terrible thing called racism. I love every one of my co-workers from our amazing show.”
Matthew Morrisonwhose character Will Schuester was the leader of the glee club, said during a June 2022 interview on FUBAR Radio that the controversy was a “diversion” from “bigger issues.” Access to all areas. “You want to be a good, pleasant person. That’s about all I’ll say about that,” he added.
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