Joey Graceffa has fallen prey to the cancel culture for posing blackface in one of his videos in the past alongside Shane Dawson. The American actor & YouTuber is called racist and canceled on Twitter, people are shocked to witness their childhood star involved in racism. Read why is Joey Graceffa Cancelled?
People woke up Wednesday morning to see the hashtags #CancelJoeyGraceffa & #JoeyGraceffaIsOverParty is trending on Twitter. And it left everyone confused, why is Joey Graceffa trending on Twitter?
Why is Joey Graceffa Cancelled on Twitter? Joey Graceffa Blackface Racist Photo/Video
Joey Graceffa, 29, is accused of donning blackface, putting black make-up on the face to represent a caricature of a black person. A video featuring Shane Dawson & Joey has gone viral on Twitter.
soo oomfs this is the man y’all wann get noticed by? pic.twitter.com/E4M0XPvcfy
— ًjen ♡ (@coleprstn) July 29, 2020
The video shows Joey putting a dark shade foundation on Dawson’s face. Later in the video, Shane applies the same make-up on Joey’s face and they both are seen laughing aloud.
Shane & Joey Friendship: Shane Dawson and Joey shot the video back in 2013 when they were considered best-friends. The video has resurfaced the internet and attacked the star just like Shane Dawson’s and Jeffery Star’s videos did in the past.
One fan was heartbroken to see his childhood star getting canceled on twitter. The user wrote: “i remember watching joey graceffa as a kid and him being my favorite youtuber, and sh*t didnt age well” on Twitter.
Joey Graceffa Recently Broke Up With Boyfriend Daniel Preda
Two weeks ago, Joey posted a video on YouTube breaking the news of breakup with boyfriend Daniel Preda. The two confirmed their relationship status in Feb 2016 that they had been dating from July 2014.
Almost 6 years of a relationship came to an end, Joey revealed the reasons in a video titled “we broke up” on his YouTube channel.
Joey told the fans, “It definitely hasn’t been an easy decision for me, it’s obviously easier to stay. We’re doing what’s best for us and we both know that this is what needs to be done, what we both need to do to be happy, because I don’t think either of us has been happy for a while.” Watch the entire video below.
Joey Graceffa Racist Cancelled: Twitter Reaction
People have had a mixed reaction to the news, some people came forward in support and lashed at the people calling Joey Graceffa a racist.
One user wrote: “Imagine cancelling Joey graceffa and shane for jokes they made ON CAMERA years ago when that was the humour at that time and in the same breath celebrate James Charles who sends a 14 year old kid nudes IN PRIVATE and get exposed for it ! People need to let go of jokes in the past”
While people, on the other hand, slammed the star for being involved in a racist activity. Users and fans canceled Joey Graceffa for putting on blackface and laughing with the friend Shane Dawson. Check out people’s reactions.
Joey Graceffa allegedly did blackface? I mean he was friends with Shane Dawson so I mean, are we really surprised pic.twitter.com/DGVETZKpLX
— すま ⁷ 𖧵 (@gaoguii) July 29, 2020
Me remembering all the nights I’d stay up past 3AM watching Joey Graceffa play minecraft, and finding out he’s racist too…
— Apparently a simp- (@EwAMirror) July 29, 2020
proud to say i never stanned joey graceffa pic.twitter.com/ydUQYYKzS8
— allie🦋 (@uncomfyallie) July 29, 2020
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