Pedro PascalAfter tweeting about Kyle Rittenhouse verdict and memorializing his victims, he has sparked controversy. Many are comparing his tweet with Gina Carano’s after she was fired. MandalorianFollowing her controversial tweet.
”Joseph Rosenbaum, 36, and Anthony Huber, 27, murdered August 25th, 2020. Rest In Peace,” Pascal tweeted, along with photos of the deceased. This tweet was sent a day after Rittenhouse was found not guilty of all charges related to Rosenbaum’s and Huber’s deaths. Rittenhouse’s lawyers argued that he shot the men in self-defense and would have faced a mandatory life sentence if he hadn’t been found not guilty.
Rittenhouse was responsible for the shooting of Rosenbaum, Huber and others in August 2020, during the Kenosha riots. After Jacob Blake was shot by police during a domestic disturbance report, the riots erupted. The state and federal levels did not charge the officer who was involved in the shooting.
Pascal has previously made political statements, criticizing Trump and supporting the transgender community. The actor isn’t the only Disney star who is commenting on the Rittenhouse verdict. Mark Ruffalo tweeted that he plays Bruce Banner in Marvel Cinematic Universe and the Hulk. “We come together to mourn the lives lost to the same racist system that devalues Black lives and devalued the lives of Anthony and JoJo. #ReimagineKenosha.”
Liam O’Brien, who appears in the animated series Star Wars Rebels, posted, “No f—ing justice,”Aimee Carrero, the voice of Elena in Elena Of Avalor, replied. “Burn it all down.”
Mandalorian Actors Stir Up Controversy
This isn’t the first time a Mandalorian Their comments have brought down the star. Pascal’s co-star Gina Carano was fired from the show after her social media posts, including one that compared today’s political divide to Nazi Germany. Fans have previously criticized her for postings about COVID-19 and the use of pronouns.
After her firing, Carano claimed that she was bulliedDisney “I’ve been through so much, and I’ve seen so much now, clearly, of the bullying that’s been taking place, and I saw it before. I’m not the only one that’s ever been bullied by this company, and I know that so deeply.” Some see this as a double standard on Disney’s part, firing a conservative after a tweet, while staying silent on Pascal’s tweet
While some want Disney to reverse their decision to bring Carano back on the show, others are calling for the actress to move on and team up with Ben Shapiro, conservative political commentator, and The Daily Wire. Pascal continues to be busy and is finishing season 3 Mandalorian and HBO’s adaptation of the video game The Last of Us. Both will premiere in 2022.