JoJo Siwa slams Candace Cameron Bure for ‘hurtful’ comments about marriage

The dispute is back.

JoJo Siwa called out Candace Cameron Bure for being “rude and hurtful” to the LGBTQIA+ community after the actress advocated for keeping “traditional marriage” on screen.

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JoJo Siwa has reignited her feud with Candace Cameron Bure.
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“Honestly, I can’t believe that after everything that happened a few months ago, she would not only create a film with the intention of excluding LGBTQIA+, but also talk about it in the press,” Siwa, 19, wrote in an Instagram postwhich was accompanied by a screenshot of Cameron Bure’s comments.

“This is rude and hurtful to an entire community of people.”

Siwa’s comments come after Cameron Bure, 46, left the Hallmark Channel in April and joined the Great American Family network to work on projects that “will keep traditional marriage at the center.”

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“This is rude and hurtful to an entire community of people,” Siwa said of the actress’ decision to only play “traditional” married couples.

“My heart wants to tell stories that have more meaning, purpose, and depth behind them. I knew that the people behind Great American Family were Christians who love the Lord and wanted to promote faith-based programming and good family entertainment,” he said. said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal about his career change.

He also told the outlet that Hallmark “is basically a completely different network than when I started because of the change in leadership.”

GFA declined to comment on the WSJ article, but a Hallmark spokeswoman said: “We want all viewers to see themselves in our programming and everyone is welcome.”

Earlier this year, Hallmark announced that it had plans to show more diverse programming, including movies with LGBTQIA+ leads.

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The “Dance Moms” alum had previously called Cameron Bure “the rudest celeb ever.”
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hilarie burton he was the first A-lister to call out the infamous religious Cameron Bure for her comments, calling her “intolerant”.

“I don’t remember Jesus liking hypocrites like Candy. But sure. Make your money, honey. You ride that wave of prejudice all the way to the bank,” the “One Tree Hill” alum tweeted Monday.

Siwa – who came out as gay in January 2021 Y has been dating his girlfriend Avery Cyrus for two months – reignited his feud with the actress, whom he had previously dubbed the “the rudest celebrity” he has ever met in a TikTok video from July.

“It was at this after party that she didn’t want to take a picture with me,” Siwa later explained.

“But then I turned around and when I looked back, she was taking pictures with other kids.”

The “Full House” actress then took to her own social media to tell her followers that she apologized for “breaking” Siwa’s “heart”. And despite agreeing that the two had a nice chat, Siwa noted that Cameron Bure did not divulge all the “details” of your phone call.

Cameron Bure has yet to respond to Siwa’s or Burton’s views.

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