No laughing matter. Jada Pinkett Smith and her son, Jaden Smith, known as out YouTuber Shane Dawson for a resurfaced video “sexualizing” Willow Smith when she was a toddler.
Within the clip, Dawson, 31, pretends to masturbate to a Radio Disney poster of a then11-year-old Willow. “Oh, whip your hair forwards and backwards,” he moans within the video in reference to her 2010 single “Whip My Hair.”
Jada, 48, took to Twitter on Saturday, June 27, to criticize Dawson for making the joke about her daughter. “To Shane Dawson … I’m accomplished with the reasons,” the Ladies Journey star — who shares Jaden, 21, and Willow, now 19, together with her husband, Will Smith — wrote.
Jaden, for his half, tweeted, “Shane Dawson I’m disgusted by you. You sexualising an 11-year-old woman who occurs to be my sister is the furthest factor from humorous and never okay within the slightest bit.”
The “Summertime in Paris” rapper added, “This Man Was Additionally Doing Black Face On The Common. As The Youth We Want To Help Creators Who Help Us And Our Morals. This Is Not Okay.”
In the future earlier, Dawson apologized for his previous content material — which featured racial stereotypes, blackface and pedophilia jokes — in a 20-minute video titled “Taking Accountability.”
“Blackface was one thing that I did loads. Like, I did it loads on my channel. There’s no excuse for it, there’s actually no excuse,” the Web Well-known star mentioned. “I made a video six years in the past speaking about it and I gave excuses. I knew it was incorrect, I knew I by no means needed to do it once more, however I didn’t do the work. I didn’t really look into the historical past of it and why it’s so incorrect, and why folks have been so upset.”
The California native additionally apologized for his previous “inappropriate” feedback about kids however didn’t point out Willow instantly.
“I swear on my life, I’m not anyone who would ever speak about a toddler, like in seriousness, I’d by no means speak about a toddler in any manner that’s inappropriate,” Dawson mentioned. “That’s disgusting, that’s gross, it isn’t one thing I’d ever do. It’s one thing I did for shock worth or as a result of I believed it was humorous or, like ‘Oh my god, my little one molester character,’ or no matter. It’s all gross, and I promise that isn’t actual, that isn’t me.”
Dawson’s apology video comes after fellow YouTuber Jenna Marbles introduced on Thursday, June 25, that she is quitting the social media platform after taking possession for racist movies she filmed prior to now.
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