Grammy-winning vocalist Seal impacted Oprah Winfrey in a burning post to his Instagram account Thursday, denouncing the tycoon media big shot and potential 2020 presidential applicant of being “a piece of the issue” in Hollywood’s way of life of inappropriate behavior and manhandle.
The 54-year-old “Kiss from a Rose” artist got out Winfrey for her association with disrespected film maker Harvey Weinstein, who has been blamed for annoying and manhandling many ladies over a decades-in length vocation in Hollywood.
Winfrey made two movies with Weinstein’s inclusion, including 2013’s Lee Daniels’ The Butler and 2007’s The Great Debaters, and can be seen in online photographs grasping the fallen head honcho.
“Goodness I overlooked, the truth is out… you’d heard the gossipy tidbits however you had no clue he was entirely ambushing youthful starry-peered toward performing artists who thus had no clue what they were getting into,” Seal composed on his Instagram account. “My awful.”
The vocalist incorporated an image of Winfrey and Weinstein that blamed her for being “a piece of the issue for a considerable length of time,” and subtitled the post with the hashtag, “#SanctimoniousHollywood.”
Winfrey powered hypothesis that she would make a keep running for the administration in 2020 in the wake of conveying a blazing acknowledgment discourse Sunday at the Golden Globes, amid which she talked about the #MeToo development to end sexual manhandle and said “another day is not too far off.”
The discourse started calls from celebrities and other media figures for Winfrey to run, and inside a day, sources had told CNN’s Brian Stelter that the media head honcho, moderator, and performer was “currently considering” about running.
A survey discharged Wednesday found Winfrey with a huge preferred standpoint over President Donald Trump in a no holds barred matchup.
In any case, countless media clients had likewise attracted consideration regarding Winfrey’s earlier association with Weinstein, with many coursing photographs of the combine on Twitter following the discourse with the hashtag, “#OprahKnew.” Others doubted Winfrey’s treatment of the embarrassment encompassing her young ladies’ school in South Africa in 2007, when an educator was blamed for sexually attacking a few young ladies.
On Wednesday, Family Guy maker Seth MacFarlane additionally questioned Winfrey’s presidential desire, composing that a Trump-Winfrey matchup in 2020 would be “troublingly tragic.”