Is Sabrina Carpenter's Boyfriend Racist and Transphobic?
Learn about the recent controversy emerging about the liking of transphobic and racist tweets by Sabrina Carpenter's boyfriend on Twitter.
American actress and singer Sabrina Carpenter is known for her roles in television series like 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,' 'The Goodwin Games,' Disney Channel series 'Girl Meets World' and features films like 'Horns,' and 'The Hate U Give.'
Recently Sabrina Carpenter's boyfriend received the backlash for liking some transphobic and racists comments online. Below, we compiled some details on the issue, so you get to know more about such insensitive behavior by the singer's partner.
Sabrina Carpenter Apologizes For Her Boyfriend Liking of Transphobic and Racist Tweets
Sabrina Carpenter issued an apology for her boyfriend's action in early 2020. Her boyfriend Griffin Gluck was exposed online for 'liking' a series of tweets that spouted anti-transgender, fatphobic, and racist sentiments, just a few months before Sabrina's apology. Later some people online also discovered that Griffin also used the n-word in one of his old Instagram comments. But Sabrina's boyfriend himself has not made any apology or made remarks on the issue.
Sabrina Carpenter issued an apology for her boyfriend's action in early 2020.
Source: Just Jared
Sabrina Carpenter issued the apology as an Instagram text post in which she wrote: 'I realized there's simply no way to have the truth be perceived the way you want… but I am so terribly sorry that someone i have associated with had done things in the past to make you question my character in the present. I didn't know them at that time. That is not who i know them to be now.'
'I'm sorry some of you felt personally victimized, i understand if you were hurt or confused but, as it wasn't my actions, i didn't feel it was my place to explain, other than what I've already said which is, I'm not in support of those past actions,' Sabrina Carpenter continued. 'Nothing i say will be the right exact thing to fully make you happy or understand the situation but i hope you know none of us will ever grow if we don't allow others a chance to grow.'
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The fans had mixed reactions to the apology issued by the 'Girl Meets World' actress. Some remarked that Sabrina did not have to apologize for her boyfriend's actions and even called it unfair. Others dissed her apology, saying it was not sincere and that it did not even qualify as an apology.
Sabrina Carpenter's Early Life
Sabrina Carpenter was born on May 11, 1999, in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania. She is the daughter David Carpenter and Elizabeth Carpenter. Her siblings include her three older sisters: Sarah, Shannon, and the half-sister Cayla. Sabrina is the niece of actress Nancy Cartwright.
Sabrina Carpenter was born in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania.
Sabrina Carpenter was homeschooled as a child. She used to post videos of her singing since the early age of 10. Her father even built a purple recording studio for her so she could continue her passion of music. In a singing contest run by Miley Cyrus titled 'The Next Miley Cyrus Project,' she finished third.
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