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He apologized to Obama and said there’s “no excuse” to make a comment “that could be interpreted as offensive or racist during these volatile times we’re living in. In an extensive open letter to the first lady, Figueroa offered a formal apology for what was said but explained that it had been taken out of context. Whoopi Goldberg introduced the topic to the audience and Rosie Perez kicked off the discussion by stating that his comment which ultimately cost him I look like a bird. Rodner Figueroa ‘s team tells TMZ The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb’s opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. As a result, Mr. Univision host Rodner Figueroa was fired Wednesday after comparing first lady Michelle Obama’s appearance to that of someone from the cast of the “Planet of the Apes.

Figueroa’s statement was translated from Spanish by CNN. The fashionista, known for his critical “Fashion Police”-style remarks, analyzed Ballesteros’ transformation for Michelle Obama with an original photo of the first lady beside it. He also said he was verbally notified that he was being fired because of a complaint from Michelle Obama’s office and that he felt Univision had publicly humiliated him. Discussing makeup artist Paolo Ballesteros , who earned Internet notoriety for transforming himself into everyone from Kim Kardashian to Dakota Johnson to the First Lady, Figueroa said, “Well, watch out, you know that Michelle Obama looks like she’s from the cast of Planet of the Apes , the movie. In an extensive open letter to the first lady, Figueroa offered a formal apology for what was said but explained that it had been taken out of context. When Raven-Symone returns to the spotlight, she goes hard. While discussing Univision host Rodner Figueroa , who was fired last week for saying Michelle Obama “looks like she’s from the cast of Planet of the Apes ,” the recurring Empire star, 29, jumped to his defense.

In an extensive open letter to the first lady, Figueroa offered a formal apology for what was said but explained that it had been taken out of context. Gordl cover features superstars from the worlds of music, movies, television and the runway. Audible Download Audio Books.

Univision has fired a popular network talk show host after he made derogatory comments about Michelle Obama on air. The Emmy-winning host was dismissed over the racist remark said during his live segment on the entertainment news show “El Gordo Y La Flaca,” HuffPost Voces first reported. Rodner Figueroa ‘s team tells TMZ Univision confirmed the news via e-mail earlier today.

Univision illegally fired a popular host and falsely painted him as a racist The team claims at The executive said Univision reached out to the White House this morning to share its public statement. Univision unceremoniously sacked its talk show personality Rodner Figueroa after comments he made on-air about Michelle Obama. Appearing as a guest host on The View on Monday, March 16, the former Cosby Show star offered an unpopular opinion about the Univision host who was fired recently for his comments about First Lady Michelle Obama.

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Figueroa was immediately terminated. The Daytime Emmy-winning fashionista was doing a live segment Wednesday in which the hosts were commenting on a video about a makeup artist who morphs himself to look like various celebrities.

Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy. The show aired live on the East Coast and was edited for the West Coast. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb’s opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein gord completely factual. The first lady’s office declined to comment. Much ado about nothing?

I look like a bird. Yesterday during the entertainment show “El Gordo y La Flaca,” Rodner Figueroa made comments about First Lady Michelle Obama that were completely reprehensible and in no way reflect the values or opinions of Firedd.

He also said he was verbally notified that he was being fired because of a complaint from Michelle Obama’s office and that he felt Univision had publicly humiliated him. The network released the following statement: Figueroa’s comment came while talking about make-up artist Paolo Ballesteros’ viral undertaking of transforming himself into female celebrities.

As previously reported, Rodner Figueroawho was a host on the popular “El Gordo y la Flaca,” did a segment earlier this month grdo which a makeup artist came on and showed pics of himself transformed into female celebs, gordl Michelle Obama.

A Univision executive denied that the White House called to complain. As a result, Mr. For those who are unaware, Flotus was recently at the center of some eyebrow-raising comments made by Univision’s Rodner Figueroa on the program El Gordo Y La Flaca when he stated, “Mind you, you know that Michelle Obama looks like she’s part of the cast of Planet of the Apesthe film. Figueroa asserted in a statement released Thursday that Univision was contacted by the first lady’s office.

Figueroa was immediately terminated.

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Lla fires anchor for racist comments about First Lady. It was adapted for an English-speaking audience. As previously reported, Rodner Figueroa was dismissed from his position on El Gordo y la Flaca after he said on air, “You know that Michelle Obama looks like she’s from the cast of Planet of the Apesthe movie.

Univision reaches 94 million households in the United States. Figueroa’s termination was announced the next day. While discussing Univision host Rodner Figueroawho was fired last week for saying Michelle Obama “looks like she’s from the cast of Planet of the Apes ,” the recurring Empire star, 29, jumped to his defense. An error has occured.

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Univision host fired for first lady comment says White House complained

Raven-Symone took a controversial stance during her guest-hosting gig on The Viewdefending embattled Univision anchor Rodner Figueroa. Figueroa’s statement was translated from Spanish by CNN.

Rodner Figueroa, an Emmy Award-winning host and presenter, was fired by the Spanish-language network for remarks he made on-air Wednesday. Univision host Rodner Figueroa was fired Wednesday after comparing first lady Michelle Obama’s appearance to that of someone from the cast of the “Planet of the Apes.

Raven-Symone is making waves once again after defending embattled Univision host Rodner Figueroa during an episode of The View. Whoopi Goldberg introduced the topic to the audience and Rosie Perez kicked off the discussion by stating that his comment which ultimately cost him The Univision talk show host canned for racist remarks about Michelle Obama says the pink slip was generated from the First Lady’s Office.

Discussing makeup artist Paolo Ballesteroswho earned Internet notoriety for transforming himself into everyone from Kim Kardashian to Dakota Johnson to the First Lady, Figueroa said, “Well, watch out, you know that Michelle Obama looks like she’s from the cast of Planet of the Apesthe movie. But in his statement today, Figueroa said that his comments were intended as a criticism of an unflattering job done by Obama’s makeup artist.

So can I be mad at somebody that calls me Toucan Sam? He apologized to Obama and said there’s “no excuse” to make a comment “that could be interpreted as offensive or racist during these volatile times lla living in. An Emmy-winning host at Univision was fired on Thursday, Mar.

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Perez went off on the topic, saying that she believes there is rampant racism against black people in the Latino cwst. Figueroa was fired immediately. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only.

Rodner Figueroa was on the program El Gordo Y La Flaca when he pointed to a photo of the first lady and said, “Mind you, you know that Michelle Obama looks like she’s part of the cast of Planet of the Apesthe film.

The fashionista, known for his critical “Fashion Police”-style remarks, analyzed Ballesteros’ transformation for Michelle Obama with an original photo of gordp first lady beside it.