The Change.org petition, which has over 21,000 signatures as of this writing, completely critiques Underwood’s therapy of his ex, Cassie Randolph — and never his current announcement that he’s homosexual. Randolph, 25, was granted a restraining order in 2020 in opposition to Underwood, 29, though she later dropped it.
“Colton is a former bachelor lead who stalked his last choose, Cassie Randolph. He positioned a tracker on her automotive, despatched her and her associates nameless threatening texts, and was even seen standing outdoors her window extraordinarily late within the evening, leading to her brother making an attempt to de-escalate the state of affairs,” claims the petition, which was began by an nameless consumer. “Cassie is a sufferer of Colton’s abuse, and he doesn’t deserve a platform in any means. No matter his sexuality, Colton shouldn’t be given a platform because of his abusive, manipulative, and harmful habits.”
Final week, after Underwood got here out as homosexual in a “Good Morning America” interview, Selection reported that the previous NFL participant is getting his personal actuality present. “Colton started filming previous to occurring ‘Good Morning America,’” a supply advised Web page Six of a documentary Underwood had reportedly been engaged on previous to the interview. “The docuseries has been within the works for a number of weeks.”
“Bachelor” followers instantly reinvigorated their calls for a homosexual season of “The Bachelor” after Underwood’s announcement about his sexuality. Ought to it come to fruition, nonetheless, many on social media really feel strongly that Underwood mustn’t lead it.
“To everybody saying he ought to get one other season and be the primary homosexual bachelor — are you forgetting how he handled Cassie?? That he put a literal tracker on her automotive??” wrote one Twitter critic.
Neither Netflix nor Underwood instantly responded to The Put up’s request for remark.
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