Actuality TV star Masika Kalysha was reportedly fired fro, Double Cross for faking a kidnapping.
Bringing consideration to an vital trigger is normally seen as a very good factor, however generally folks within the public eye take creating consciousness a number of steps too far. Actress and actuality star Masika Kalysha took an enormous misstep when she lately posted a video to her social media web page, faking her personal kidnapping and asking for donations from her followers to her OnlyFans web page. After a quick second of concern from followers, Masika tried to clarify away the spectacle by saying that the stunt was solely an try to attract consideration to intercourse trafficking and that her cuts and bruises within the clip have been make-up from her position in a sequence concerning the situation.
That sequence is the present “Double Cross,” which is, actually, about two sisters preventing youngster intercourse trafficking and was set to star Masika within the second season. Nevertheless, now it appears Kalysha’s video, which most viewers agree was offensive and in poor style, has misplaced her a job. In an announcement given to The Blast, streaming service UMC defined, “In mild of the offensive video posted by Masika Kalysha whereas on the set of our sequence, ‘Double Cross’, we’ve made the choice to half methods along with her instantly and will probably be recasting her position.”
The president of the R.O.S.E. group, the non-profit for which Masika claimed to be elevating cash, additionally spoke out towards the incident, posting a video saying she wouldn’t be accepting any donations from OnlyFans. Kalysha initially stood by her resolution, even replying to R.O.S.E. president Toni Drivera, saying, “Disgrace on you. You had a tremendous alternative to deliver consciousness to your trigger and in flip you are taking the very press that I gave you and use it to activate me?”
Nevertheless, the actress has since issued an apology, saying, “I’m conscious that the way in which I went about it was distasteful, and I apologize to anybody whom I’ve offended or damage with my supply.” She additionally claimed that she by no means supposed to personally revenue from the stunt, regardless of asking followers for donations to her private web page.
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#TSRExclusiveDetails: Earlier this week #MasikaKalysha caught some backlash for the way in which she determined to deliver consciousness to girls and youngsters which might be victims of intercourse trafficking. She uploaded the video whereas she was on the set of the UMC present “Double Cross,” and defined her purpose for the video. Finally, the video brought on Masika to lose her position on the present, and on Friday, UMC launched an announcement stating that they’ve determined to half methods with Masika and recast her position following the incident. _____________________________________ Masika’s workforce solely revealed to us that UMC has not reached out to Masika’s illustration or authorized counsel to substantiate that she has been launched. Nor have they made any contact with Masika or her workforce straight. _____________________________________ Masika spoke out in an unique assertion, and stated,” I’m conscious that the way in which I went about it was distasteful, and I apologize to anybody whom I’ve offended or damage with my supply. Nevertheless, I’m extremely grateful that we now have an open dialogue to refocus our consideration on what issues most. I urge everybody to affix me in my efforts to deliver consciousness to this terrible actuality. However most significantly, I urge everybody to assist put an finish to human trafficking.” As we beforehand reported, after Masika posted the video Tuesday evening—learn extra at TheShadeRoom.com