‘RHOSLC’ big name Jennie Nguyen acknowledged she modified into as soon as ‘proud to be Republican’ after being fired by Bravo for resurfaced controversial Facebook posts.
Proper Housewives of Salt Lake City big name Jennie Nguyen, 44, has spoken out after she modified into as soon as fired from the hit Bravo series for controversial Facebook posts from 2020. In an Instagram Live video, Jennie positioned blame on a “team of folk” serving to her with social media for sharing the offensive posts to a Facebook web page. “I fair prefer you to note that, in the route of that time, I had a team of folk serving to me. Whether or no longer they posted [or] I posted, it doesn’t with out a doubt matter at this level,” she acknowledged on Wednesday, January 26, alongside her Shadowy buddy Michael.
“For me, it’s on my story and I expend fats accountability and accountability for what modified into as soon as posted,” she also acknowledged. “I know I concern loads of folk. My standpoint in the route of that time in 2020 modified into as soon as emotional and it brings abet loads of memories in the route of that time when we went thru this form of tragic, gruesome year,” she outlined, calling the posts “disgusting.”
She then defended her political stance as a Republican. “I want you to note that my political stance, I tranquil enhance that. I’m very proud to be a Republican. I am proud so as to remark I in actual fact have the freedom of speech, too, and to have an opinion,” she added. “I don’t tolerate violence nonetheless I attain enhance my regulation enforcement. I know with every profession, there’s fair and there’s rotten. I don’t enhance the rotten. I don’t enhance the brutality with shadowy folk or with any flee…nonetheless I attain enhance my regulation enforcement, nonetheless that doesn’t design me racist. To increase my political stance, that does no longer design me a racist. I want you to note that.”
Michael, who acknowledged he identifies as a homosexual Shadowy man, also defended her. “Over time, I did have to coach her on the total Shadowy Lives Topic and everything like that because I’m a homosexual shadowy man, so I are dwelling it each day”,” he acknowledged on the are dwelling. “Any one that’s announcing she paid him to be there or she pulled the buddy card, I explore all of your feedback…nonetheless here’s the reality. I know Jennie and I know her personality and I know the actual person that she is inner. She’s no longer a racist.”
Jennie’s most modern apology comes solely in the future after Bravo launched it had “ceased filming” with Jennie for the gift’s upcoming third season. The network also shared that it modified into as soon as working to design enhancements to who will most likely be phase of the RHOSLC solid in some unspecified time in the future. “We glance we did not expend acceptable action as soon as her offensive social media posts had been dropped at our attention. Inviting ahead, we can work to increase our processes to be sure we design better suggested and extra considerate casting choices,” Bravo acknowledged in a Jan. 25 commentary.
All this drama started when now-deleted Facebook posts from Jennie’s story that had been shared in 2020 and disparaged the Shadowy Lives Topic circulate resurfaced. Jennie apologized for the broken-down posts in an announcement released on Instagram on January 19. “I are looking out to acknowledge and shriek regret for my deleted Facebook posts from 2020 that resurfaced on the unique time. At the time, I belief I modified into as soon as speaking out in opposition to violence, nonetheless I in actual fact have since realized how offensive and hurtful my phrases had been. It’s why I deactivated that story extra than a year previously and why I continue to strive to learn about perspectives numerous from my bear. I feel sorry about those posts and am sincerely sorry for the concern they precipitated,” she wrote.
After the posts resurfaced, the the leisure of the RHOSLC solid — Heather Homosexual, Whitney Rose, Jen Shah, Lisa Barlow, and Meredith Marks — all spoke out in opposition to Jennie’s actions through Instagram. Producer and Ogle What Happens Live host Andy Cohen called Jennie’s posts “disgusting and upsetting” on his SiriusXM gift “Radio Andy” the day before she modified into as soon as officially fired by Bravo.