Tracy Shapoff will probably be vying for Colton Underwood’s coronary heart on subsequent season’s version of The Bachelor. However earlier than she makes her bid to be the final lady standing, the wardrobe stylist is saying sorry.
Forward of the premiere of Season 23 subsequent month, US Weekly reported that she made enjoyable of people that participated on actuality reveals and fat-shamed girls in a collection of outdated tweets.
In 2010, she tweeted, “Want these fats outdated girls on the treadmill would shut the hell up cease dancing and simply work out.” In different social media messages, she used the R-word.
Shapoff additionally made enjoyable of actuality reveals the place individuals are on the lookout for love.
“Do ppl actually assume they’re discovering love on actuality television…or am I simply the fool that watches it?”
She has since deleted the tweets.
Shapoff took to Instagram to difficulty an apology that learn partially, “I’m not mean-hearted or hurtful… I’ve an enormous coronary heart and a really open thoughts.”
She added, “I wholeheartedly reject all of these sentiments.”
Final season’s winner of The Bachelorette, Garrett Yrigoyen, additionally confronted controversy when followers of the present revealed that he had appreciated Instagram posts that had made enjoyable of the transgender group, immigrants and others.
The Bachelor Season 23 premieres Jan. 7 on ABC and Citytv.