Deadline has confirmed that actress Melissa Barrera has been dropped from Spyglass Media’s Scream VII.
Sources say that that is because of the reposts in her Instagram tales which have been perceived as anti-Semitic.
There have been display screen captures of her IG tales on-line. See under.
A month in the past, Barrera posted on her IG story a placard that learn “I too come from a colonized nation” with a Mexican flag brand. “Palestine WILL be free” it continued to learn with an italicized quote “they tried to bury us, they didn’t know we have been seeds.”
Spyglass Media didn’t return request for remark.
Whereas there have been no onerous castings introduced concerning the movie publish actors strike, and Christopher Landon is reportedly directing the subsequent installment, we hear that Barrera was set to reprise her position as Sam Carpenter, sister of Jenna Ortega’s Tara Carpenter.
Paramount has been the theatrical distributor of the final two Scream films, the final one being the best grossing of all-time stateside with over $108M, and an general world take of $169M.
Earlier at the moment, Oscar winner Susan Sarandon was dropped by her company UTA after she made controversial feedback at a pro-Palestine rally in New York on Nov. 17.
Sarandon reportedly stated on the rally, “There are lots of people which can be afraid, which can be afraid of being Jewish at the moment, and are getting a style of what it feels prefer to be a Muslim on this nation, so typically subjected to violence.”