Queen Ursula (queenursula) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,
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Last of Us Part II star Laura Bailey is getting death threats because of her character



Laura Bailey who plays a character in the recent 'Last of Us Part II' has been getting death threats on social media as well as threats to kill her kids. This is in part because the character is very controversial for spoilerific reasons (google it if you want to know why).

Many have noted that she is the latest in a long line of actresses to receive abuse online because of the characters they play.
Others involved with the game/franchise have offered their support. (This is all just happening so I will try to update if more respond.)

Jeffrey Pierce who plays Tommy wrote:

Craig Mazin who is the showrunner for the HBO adaptation:

Neil Druckmann, the game's director/writer:




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Tags: actor / actress, computer / video games, sexism
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