(2-11-21) It seems that Disney and Lucas Films have different opinions on what is abhorrent and what is bullying and racism and conservative tweets and liberal tweets.
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Today they fired one of the most popular characters on the Star Wars based TV show on Disney+ The Mandolorian, Gina Carano. Disney and Lucas Films let her go for a recent tweet concerning treatment of Jewish people during WW II and the current treatment of conservatives at many levels. Rumors of her release have been stirring around for several months due to her conserative views on social media.
Lucas Films statement on the firing of Gina Carano who played Cara Dune on the Disney + Show – The Madalorian.-
“Gina Carano is not currently employed by Lucasfilm and there are no plans for her to be in the future. Nevertheless, her social media posts denigrating people based on their cultural and religious identities are abhorrent and unacceptable.”
Just one of the many tweets appearing today on the announcement –
It seems that both Disney and Lucas Films might have jumped the gun when they overlooked a 2018 posting by the actor who plays the leading roll in the Mandolarian, Pascual Perez (shown above).
During this same time they have supported Krystina Arielle, the host of a new Star Wars themed show. – The High Republic Show. Amid backlash that she received due to tweets some deemed to be racist toward White people.
These are some of the tweets they are referring too and defending –
One of the top trending hash marks on Twitter today is #CancelDisneyPlus.