Arguably essentially the most talked-about side of this beef is Emma Roberts’ transphobic remark, so it is unsurprising that along with her Instagram Reside recap of what occurred, Angelica Ross has given an in-depth run-down in interviews concerning the state of affairs. Talking to The Hollywood Reporter, Ross defined that it began when she poked enjoyable at Roberts for demanding the make-up division not make her look as previous as her character was imagined to. “I am like, ‘Oh, you look rested.’ And he or she goes, ‘John [J. Gray, director of the episode], Angelica’s being imply!’ And he goes, ‘Okay, women … ‘ And he or she goes, ‘Do not you imply … girl?'” she recounted.
As for Roberts’ apology, Ross advised The Hollywood Reporter that the dialog itself had include quite a lot of interjections. Certainly one of them got here when she believed Roberts was making an attempt to backtrack on what she’d stated, insinuating that she’d been alluding to herself because the one who did not qualify as a woman. One other got here when Roberts claimed to be an ally, with the trans icon clarifying that her actions confirmed that wasn’t the case.
Even so, the previous co-stars got here to an understanding, with Roberts vowing to do higher. Talking to Self-importance Truthful, Ross additionally identified that the threats Roberts had obtained after the Instagram Reside had been upsetting. That stated, she additionally did not really feel too compelled to leap to her protection. As she advised The Hollywood Reporter, “This woman is not any damsel in misery, ever.”