I totally embarrassingly fanned out when I met Kelly Marie Tran. On "Wookieepedia", a Star Wars-oriented website, someone changed the description of Rose Tico to include offensive and racist language. The user also attributed a fake quote to Rose: "Heil Hitler and I don't know why I was casted in a good movie like Star Wars". After a Facebook post using the hashtag #stoptheviolence, responding to the Orlando nightclub shooting that killed 49 people, Daisy Ridley deleted her social media accounts in response to a deluge of pro-gun anger.
Meanwhile, Tran has since been receiving an outpouring of support from her fans and followers.
Tran isn't the first Star Wars cast member to be driven from social media.
While it's truly disheartening that Tran has had to erase everything on her Instagram account to escape from the cruelty, it is at least nice to see that Tran has taken some actions to make things in her life more positive.
Facebook Removes ‘Trending’ Section From Its Platform
Facebook's official spokesperson has just confirmed that the company is shutting down the Trending Topics section in the Facebook. In place of the fated feature, Facebook says it's now developing better ways to share news with its more than 2.1 billion users.
Kelly Marie Tran, one of the stars of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has deleted all of her Instagram posts and fans are now speculating the reason why.
'What we talk about when we talk about manbabies, ' The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson tweeted in response on Tuesday. Since the installment's December 2017 release, she has reportedly been subjected to months of sexist and racist comments. She said she found social media interaction to be "bad for her mental health".
'And I didn't sign up for people to go, "You're incredible!" Social media may be even more efficient than Darth Vader in bringing people over to the dark side.
"'I'm just not equipped for [Instagram]", she said, adding that she never opened a Twitter account.
"I was at [the Teen Choice Awards] and people weren't nice about how I looked". "I'm super sensitive - not too sensitive - but I really feel things".
Mr Joyce said that having a diverse workforce could help drive profits. 'Aer Lingus recruited its first female pilot in 1977... He also claimed that there was no gender inequality at Qatar Airways and said the carrier's staff is more than 33% female.
Midfielder Sergio Pena was the unlucky player to miss out as Peru finalised their 23-man squad for the World Cup on Monday. Denmark kick off their World Cup campaign against Peru in Group C before facing Australia and France.
Nationals leader Michael McCormack , who replaced Mr Joyce as Deputy Prime Minister, said today he knew nothing about it. In late 2017, he confirmed he and his wife had separated after 24 years of marriage.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo both earn around the £80million per year mark, though one star does rank higher than the other. American Football was the next most-represented sport with 18 players, followed by baseball with 14 and football with nine.
West was recently the target of criticism after an interview with TMZ during which he suggested slavery in America was "a choice". While accepting the award, the 37-year-old queen of shade made sure to call out her critics . "So.
The fact that the word " tablet " is left out of the picture says something about Google's lack of interest in tablet devices. OEMs started producing a lot of premium and cheap tablets and over-saturation will, of course, lead to non-profitability.
Nadal continued his streak of not losing a set at the Roland Garros since 2015 and has an impressive record of 81-2. From there it took Nadal three match points to finish, reaching the second round when Bolelli missed a forehand.
Asus is claiming the ZenBook S has an 85 percent screen to body ratio, and that the display will offer 178-degree viewing angles. ZenBook Pro 14 also comes with a discrete GPU, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX1050 Max-Q card.
The firms also have raised concerns about the company's financial performance and the status of Model 3 production . Tesla has faced negative press recently, after one of its Model 3 sedan cars crashed while in autopilot mode.
The business will be led by Discovery's Alex Kaplan, president and general manager of the new Discovery and PGA Tour venture. As for what name the service will be marketed under, Monahan said, "We're working on it".
Apple reveals iOS 12 - The big upgrades
But Ben Wood, head of research at CCS Insight, said Apple still has a lot of work to do to close the cap with Amazon and Google. Parents will be able to set limits for time their children set in apps and get detailed reports regarding which apps are used.
Lava destroys hundreds of homes overnight in Hawaii
Kirk Rammer, a local resident whose home was destroyed by the lava flows over the weekend, expressed his sadness at the situation. Those who live or vacation in the area were mourning the loss of popular tide-pools where kids enjoyed swimming.
Major breast cancer study counted W MI patients
It is estimated that 3,000 to 5,000 women in the United Kingdom are likely to avoid chemotherapy every year following the trial . They were scored using the Oncotype DX genetic test, which assesses how the cancer is likely to respond to treatment.
Trump and Macron’s ‘terrible’ phone call
President Donald Trump and other world leaders were just like sausages: better not explain what's inside. The tariffs were first announced in March but several countries received temporary exemptions.
RIP Threadripper: Intel teases 28C/56T CPU at 5GHz
Intel calls the first-ever CPU to reach a 5.0GHz turbo frequency - and that's all without overclocking the chip. Intel hasn't revealed pricing but notes in the sweepstakes terms that the approximate retail value is $425.
Bumblebee Movie Coming This Year, Stays True To Source Material
Meanwhile Cena plays Burns, an agent of Sector 7 and Bumblebee will face a Deception than transforms into a red 1971 Plymouth GTX. From the second he turns those puppy-dog eyes on teenage girl Charlie Watson ( Hailee Steinfeld ), it's love at first sight.
'Destiny 2: Forsaken' trailer runs through all the big changes
Halo and Destiny developer Bungie has received a $100 million investment from Chinese publisher NetEase to work on a new game. The famed studio has been working on Destiny since at least 2010, releasing the first game in 2014 and the second past year .