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US NewsGMA Host Lara Spencer Issues Apology For 'Insensitive' Remarks on Prince George's Ballet Lessons

05:50  24 august  2019
05:50  24 august  2019 Source:   newsweek.com

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Good Morning America host Lara Spencer appeared to mock Prince George . Outraged Good Morning Britain viewers jumped to Prince George ' s defence after presenter Lara 'It infuriates me and I would appreciate everyone sharing this and forcing a public apology to Prince George , The

Good Morning America viewers were "disgusted" when host Lara Spencer laughed as she spoke about how the little " Prince William said Prince George absolutely loves ballet I have news for You keep at it.” George ’ s school ballet lessons are based on the Royal Academy of Dance’ s syllabus.

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Good Morning America Host Lara Spencer apologized Thursday after facing heavy criticism for on-air comments made about Prince George's ballet lessons.

During the "Pop News" segment of the show, Spencer shared with viewers the back-to-school course load (which includes religious studies and computer programming) of the six-year-old prince—who is third in line for the royal throne.

GMA Host Lara Spencer Issues Apology For 'Insensitive' Remarks on Prince George's Ballet Lessons © 2018 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All rights reserved. GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Ne-Yo performs live on 'Good Morning America,' as part of the GMA Summer Concert series on Friday, June 8, 2018 airing on the ABC Television Network. GMA18 (Photo by Paula Lobo/ABC via Getty Images) LARA SPENCER

"In addition to the usual first or second-grade things like math, science and history, the future king of England will be putting down the Play-Doh to take on religious studies, computer programming, poetry and ballet, among other things," Spencer said.

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" Good Morning America " co-anchor Lara Spencer has been accused of bullying Prince George . On Thursday, Spencer did a short segment about Prince George heading back to school in the fall “ Prince William said Prince George absolutely loves ballet …I have news for you Prince William Dave Chappelle to host benefit concert for Ohio shooting. Madonna supports Miley Cyrus after her

PRINCE George has been cruelly mocked by a US TV host after it emerged he is set to attend weekly ballet lessons . Lara Spencer discussed the heir to the throne' s ballet classes on Good Morning AmericaCredit: GMA . Discussing the subject she said: “The future king of England will be putting

The host's laughter at the mention of ballet classes prompted further laughter from the audience, and sparked anger online. She continued, "Prince William says Prince George absolutely loves ballet. I have news for you, Prince William: We'll see how long that lasts."

GMA Host Lara Spencer Issues Apology For 'Insensitive' Remarks on Prince George's Ballet Lessons © Provided by Newsweek Digital LLC Prince George accompanied by father Prince William, Duke of Cambridge arrives for his first day of school on September 7, 2017.

Stars quickly took to social media, blasting Spencer for her remarks and calling her a "bully."

Actress and director Debbie Allen addressed Spencer directly in a video post on Twitter, saying "You owe not just the royal family, but the dance world an apology for poking fun at something we're very sensitive about — because we don't have enough money, enough opportunity in the arts for young people."

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' Good Morning America ' anchor Lara Spencer is probably regretting everything negative she said But the part fans are taking issue with is how Spencer mocked the idea of Prince George (or any “Details of George ’ s curriculum have been released making us all really happy we don’t have to do

“ Lara loves working at GMA and she will continue to join the GMA desk on select mornings each week and contribute to special assignment reporting so she can continue building her lifestyle Spencer has been working behind the scenes on her lifestyle brand and production company, DuffKat Media .

GMA Host Lara Spencer Issues Apology For 'Insensitive' Remarks on Prince George's Ballet Lessons © 2018 Noam Galai NEW YORK, NY - MAY 25: Lara Spencer attends 'Good Morning America' at SummerStage at Rumsey Playfield, Central Park on May 25, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images)

So You Think You Can Dance cast member Travis Wall reacted to the fallout by suggesting that before making similar comments in the future, to the GMA host she should "look at yourself in the mirror and ask yourself if you want to be a bully today."

Actor George Takei also weighed in, tweeting ""Lara Spencer on @GMA mocked a 6-year old Prince George of the UK for taking ballet class. It shows that 'toxic masculinity' can be spread viciously by insensitive women, too. As a fellow 'George' and a lover of dance, I am very troubled and disappointed by her actions."

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The host has since written an apology for her remarks on Instagram, writing "My sincere apologies for an insensitive comment I made in pop news yesterday.From ballet to anything one wants to explore in life, I say GO FOR IT. I fully believe we should all be free to pursue our passions. Go climb your mountain-and love every minute of it."

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