A spokesperson for Lucasfilm, the manufacturing firm behind the Disney+ present, issued an announcement to E! Information on Wednesday, Feb. 10 saying that the previous combined martial artist has ended her run as Cara Dune. The recurring character appeared within the first two seasons of the Emmy-winning collection, which is a part of the Star Wars franchise.
“Gina Carano is just not at present employed by Lucasfilm, and there are not any plans for her to be sooner or later,” the assertion learn. “Nonetheless, her social media posts denigrating individuals based mostly on their cultural and spiritual identities are abhorrent and unacceptable.”
Earlier within the day, the hashtag #FireGinaCarano had been trending in response to her social media exercise. This included a message that she reposted to her Instagram Story on Feb. 9 that seemingly likened the expertise of being politically conservative as we speak to the plight of Jewish individuals through the Holocaust.