Gina Carano will not appear inOr future Star Wars projects, Lucasfilm announced. She also condemned her recent comments on social media.
“Gina Carano is not currently employed by Lucasfilm and there are no plans for her to be in the future,” a spokesman for Lucasfilm said in a statement. However, her social media posts denigrating people based on their cultural and religious identities are repugnant and unacceptable.
On Wednesday, Carano shared a now-deleted Instagram post that likens being a Republican today to being a Jew during the Holocaust. The post was snapped up and shared on social media, causing a severe backlash and the hashtag #FireGinaCarano in the direction.
Carano, who played Cara Dion for two seasons in The Mandalorian, has been criticized before for her political comments on social media. Late last year the actress Masks are laughed at amid the pandemicAnd the To suggest voter fraud It occurred during the 2020 presidential election, Liked the posts Underestimating the Black Lives Matter movement Make fun of using pronouns In bots on social media.
Fans expected Cara Dune to appear in the upcoming Star Wars: Rangers of the New Republic, although this has not been confirmed.
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