The singer used Instagram to accuse the previous speak present host of figuring out about producer Harvey Weinstein’s many allegations of sexual assault and harassment, however turning a blind eye. Chrissy Teigen then confirmed up within the feedback.
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“Oh I forgot,” the singer wrote in an Instagram caption utilizing photographs of Winfrey associating with Weinstein, “that is proper…..you’d heard the rumours, however you had no thought he was really serially assaulting younger stary-eyed [sic] actresses who in flip had no thought what they had been stepping into. My dangerous.”
The musician ended his caption with the hashtag: “#SanctimoniousHollywood.”
Photos of Winfrey socializing with Weinstein have been circulating in right-wing circles because the presidential chatter started after her speech.
Representatives for Seal and Winfrey didn’t instantly reply to BuzzFeed Information' requests for remark, however Winfrey did challenge a press release towards Weinstein's alleged actions in early October on Facebook, saying, “I've been processing the accounts of Harvey Weinstein's hideous conduct and haven't been capable of finding the phrases to articulate the magnitude of the state of affairs.”
Winfrey then went on to make use of filmmaker James Schamus's phrases to convey the remainder of her message: “That is the story of 1 predator and his many victims; however it’s also a narrative about an awesome systemic enabling, and till that story is absolutely informed we are going to fall far in need of stopping future depredations on the same scale.”
On-line response to Seal’s Instagram was robust, with assist for Winfrey coming from Chrissy Teigen, who left a touch upon Seal’s Instagram that said: “Hmm. Let’s simply say we’ve all heard issues about one another, haven’t we?”
BuzzFeed Information additionally reached out to Teigen's representatives for remark.
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