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Entertainment Gabrielle Union Says 'Support Is Everything' as She Leans on Dwyane Wade After AGT Firing

19:40  30 november  2019
19:40  30 november  2019 Source:   people.com

Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough Out at ‘America’s Got Talent’ (EXCLUSIVE)

  Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough Out at ‘America’s Got Talent’ (EXCLUSIVE) Judges Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough are vacating their chairs on NBC’s unscripted series “America’s Got Talent,” Variety can report exclusively. Union, an NAACP Image award winner and prolific film and TV presence, joined the panel this year with Hough. An NBC spokesperson confirmed that the pair will not return for the 2020 season. Representatives for Union and Hough did not immediately respond to requests for comment.Union and Hough had replaced longtime judges Melanie Brown (Spice Girls) and model-host Heidi Klum for the show’s 14th season.

Gabrielle Union is thanking her loved ones for their support following her America’s Got Talent firing . On Friday, the actress shared a selfie of herself and husband Dwyane Wade , in which the NBA legend could be seen sweetly kissing her forehead as she leaned back on his chest. “Lord, you KNOW I’m

Gabrielle Union is thanking her loved ones for their support following her America’s Got Talent firing . On Friday, the actress shared a selfie of herself and husband Dwyane Wade , in which the NBA legend could be seen sweetly kissing her forehead as she leaned back on his chest. “Lord, you KNOW I’m

Gabrielle Union is thanking her loved ones for their support following her America’s Got Talent firing.

On Friday, the actress shared a selfie of herself and husband Dwyane Wade, in which the NBA legend could be seen sweetly kissing her forehead as she leaned back on his chest.

“Lord, you KNOW I’m tryin…” Union, 47, captioned on Instagram. “Whew ???? and breathe. Support is everything. ❤.”

a little girl wearing glasses and smiling at the camera: Gabrielle Union Says 'Support Is Everything' as She Leans on Dwyane Wade After AGT Firing © Provided by Meredith Corporation Gabrielle Union Says 'Support Is Everything' as She Leans on Dwyane Wade After AGT Firing The actress also posted a series of clips to her Instagram Story, including footage of herself working out and a glimpse at her beautiful view. “Push through even when it’s hard,” she captioned one of the workout clips. “Especially when it’s hard.”

Dwyane Wade Defends Wife Gabrielle Union Amid AGT Firing: 'I Am Even More Proud of Her'

  Dwyane Wade Defends Wife Gabrielle Union Amid AGT Firing: 'I Am Even More Proud of Her' Dwyane Wade Defends Wife Gabrielle Union Amid AGT ControversyThe NBA legend, 37, shared several tweets on Wednesday in support of Gabrielle Union in the wake of her recent and controversial departure from America’s Got Talent.

Gabrielle Union Shares Thanksgiving Family Photo After AGT Firing : 'Grateful'.

RELATED: Gabrielle Union Says She ’s ‘Grateful’ as She Shares Thanksgiving Family Photo After AGT Firing . Union also seemingly referenced the ordeal on her Instagram Stories earlier in the day with a video of herself working out alongside husband Dwyane Wade , who publicly supported her in

The post with Wade came one day after Union shared a slideshow of sweet family photos in celebration of Thanksgiving, which showed her posing alongside her husband, their daughter Kaavia James and Wade’s 12-year-old son Zion Malachi Airamis.

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“Grateful ❤❤❤ Happy Thanksgiving good people,” Union captioned the post, which shows the family posing at the foot of a staircase. “To all the friends and family that have my back and all the friends and family I’ve never met who show love and support when everyone is looking and when no one is looking… All praise, gratitude and thankfulness.”

'AGT' responds to report that 'toxic culture' led to Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough's exits

  'AGT' responds to report that 'toxic culture' led to Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough's exits "America's Got Talent" producers responded to a report that Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough are leaving amid a culture of toxic, racist comments.“America’s Got Talent has a long history of inclusivity and diversity in both our talent and the acts championed by the show," NBC and production company Fremantle said in a joint statement sent to USA TODAY. "The judging and host line-up has been regularly refreshed over the years and that is one of the reasons for AGT’s enduring popularity. NBC and the producers take any issues on set seriously.

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union attend Spectrum Originals and Sony Pictures Television premiere party for L.A.'s Finest at Sunset Tower on May 10, 2019 in Los Variety also cited multiple sources who alleged Union was given notes that her rotating hairstyles were "too black" for the AGT audience.

Gabrielle Union shared on Instagram how much the love she receives from her husband, Dwyane Wade , means to her following her departure from In the photo, Union has her eyes closed as she leans on the former NBA player’s shoulder. She is rocking a bare face in the photo as her hair is

Gabrielle Union/Instagram © Gabrielle Union/Instagram Gabrielle Union/Instagram On Wednesday, Union broke her silence on her controversial departure from AGT, thanking her followers for their support during this difficult time.

“So many tears, so much gratitude,” she tweeted on Wednesday night. “THANK YOU! Just when you feel lost, adrift, alone… you got me up off the ground. Humbled and thankful, forever.”

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Union’s message on Twitter came several hours after her husband, who she married in 2014, publicly defended her in a series of tweets on his own account.

Wade, 37, began his thread by writing, ”‘Men lie, Women lie, numbers don’t.’ Over this past year I’ve been approached by many people saying that my wife @itsgabrielleu is the main reason they’ve started watching #AGT or that they love her insight and sincerity on the show.”

Gabrielle Union Speaks Out for the First Time After Her Controversial America's Got Talent Firing

  Gabrielle Union Speaks Out for the First Time After Her Controversial America's Got Talent Firing Gabrielle Union Speaks Out After Her Controversial AGT FiringIn the wake of her recent and controversial departure from America’s Got Talent, the actress, 47, sent a message to her Twitter followers and thanked them for their support during this difficult time.

Dwyane Wade Slams ‘ AGT ’ & Asks Why ‘Advocate’ Wife Gabrielle Union Was Fired . Reports have been swirling that Gabrielle Union was fired from ‘ AGT ’ after she spoke out about the The former NBA star showed support for his wife on social media after it was announced that she wouldn’t be

Ousted America’s Got Talent judge Gabrielle Union took to Twitter on Thanksgiving with a “thank Her reference to the controversy surrounding the circumstances of her departure from AGT after Gabrielle Union Says She 's 'Grateful' as She Shares Thanksgiving Family Photo After AGT Firing .

“So when I got the news that my wife was being fired—my first question was obviously why!?” Wade continued. “I am still waiting on a good answer to that question. But if anyone knows @itsgabrielleu or have heard of her you know she’s an advocate for our community and culture.”

In a third tweet, Wade said he was proud of Union for “standing up for what she stands for” and practicing what she preaches to their 1-year-old daughter Kaavia.

“As proud as I were of her being selected as a judge on #AGT— I am even more proud of her standing up for what she stands for and that’s US,” he wrote, before adding, “So [cheers] to you @itsgabrielleu on not losing sight of the lessons we’ve talked about teaching our daughter and for kicking ass while you were on that platform. Number 1 judge on one of the biggest shows in the world.” 

Time’s Up and Hollywood Women Show Support for Gabrielle Union, Call for ‘America’s Got Talent’ Investigation

  Time’s Up and Hollywood Women Show Support for Gabrielle Union, Call for ‘America’s Got Talent’ Investigation Womens’ advocacy group Time’s Up and numerous top stars are sending messages of support to Gabrielle Union, following accounts of a toxic culture on the set of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” from which she was dismissed last week. The outpour comes on the heels of an exclusive report from Variety that Union would not return to the show after her first year as a judge, and a subsequent report about a string of complaints she made regarding insensitivities to minorities throughout the past season.Time’s Up, a legal defense fund and equity organization formed in wake of the #MeToo movement, publicly thanked Union for “speaking up for what’s right.

RELATED: Gabrielle Union Says She ’s ‘Grateful’ as She Shares Thanksgiving Family Photo After AGT Firing . Union also seemingly referenced the ordeal on her Instagram Stories earlier in the day with a video of herself working out alongside husband Dwyane Wade , who publicly supported her in

Dwyane Wade took to Twitter on Wednesday to defend wife Gabrielle Union (“Bring It On”) following her departure from “America’s Got Talent,” claiming that “As proud as i were of her being selected as a judge on # AGT — Iam even more proud of her standing up for what she stands for and that ’s US.”

News broke last week that Union and Julianne Hough — who joined the season 14 AGT judging panel back in February, replacing spots vacated by Mel B and Heidi Klum — would not be returning for the show’s upcoming 15th season.

On Monday, blog Love B Scott reported Union had allegedly spoken out about “problematic” situations on set before her departure.

A day later, a report by Variety made further allegations with multiple sources telling the publication that while working on the show, Union had expressed concerns over racially insensitive situations during her time as a judge, including a joke guest judge Jay Leno allegedly made that was later edited out of the episode.

Gabrielle Union et al. posing for the camera: Gabrielle Union; Julianne Hough | Trae Patton/NBC (2) © Trae Patton/NBC (2) Gabrielle Union; Julianne Hough | Trae Patton/NBC (2)

Union and Hough, 31, were also both subject to “excessive notes” on their physical appearance, sources alleged in Variety‘s report.

A spokesperson for NBC and production company Fremantle responded to such claims with a statement on Tuesday to PEOPLE, saying: “America’s Got Talent has a long history of inclusivity and diversity in both our talent and the acts championed by the show. The judging and host line-up has been regularly refreshed over the years and that is one of the reasons for AGT’s enduring popularity. NBC and the producers take any issues on set seriously.”

In a statement to Variety, dancer/actress Hough denied that she had a negative experience working on the show.

“I had a wonderful time on America’s Got Talent, I loved working with the cast, crew, and producers. I am happy to continue my working relationship with NBC,” said Hough, who is set to star in two upcoming NBC Christmas specials. “I’m looking forward to what the future holds.”

Representatives for Hough, Union, Leno, and Simon Cowell‘s Syco Entertainment, which produces AGT, have not responded to PEOPLE’s requests for comment.

Debra Messing Slams NBC for Alleged 'Disgusting Behavior' After Gabrielle Union's AGT Firing .
Debra Messing Slams NBC After Gabrielle Union's AGT FiringShortly after the Grey’s Anatomy star spoke out following Union’s recent and controversial departure from the NBC reality competition series after only one season, the Will and Grace star criticized the network in a group of scathing tweets.

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