Shes held off her comments regarding Julianne Hough”s unfortunate Halloween costume, but now Uzo Aduba is weighing in on the controversial blackface incident.
Back in October, Ms. Hough dressed up as Crazy Eyes from Orange is the New Black, however her decision to wear black makeup ended up ruffling a lot of feathers.
Aduba told press, “I think maybe it was an unfortunate event, but she apologized and I feel like we can all move on.”
In response to the criticism she received, Julianne tweeted, “I am a huge fan of the show Orange is the New black, actress Uzo Aduba, and the character she has created. It certainly was never my intention to be disrespectful or demeaning to anyone in any way. I realize my costume hurt and offended people and I truly apologize.”
As for the new season of OITNB, Uzo gushed, “I think the audience has a lot of be excited about, learning more about who she is and then what the relationship becomes with [Piper].