EXCLUSIVE: The Chi’s Jasmine Davis On If An Actor Quit The Series After Refusing to Have a Transgender Love Interest
In an exclusive interview with theJasmineBRAND, The Chi actress Jasmine Davis responds to unconfirmed reports, that another actor allegedly left the show after refusing to have a transgender love interest.
At the beginning of season 3, there were unconfirmed reports that actor Barton Fitzpatrick was seemingly killed off after allegedly refusing to engage with a transgender love interest. Barton Fitzpatrack, who played the role of “Reg” for two seasons, denied those reports stating:
“We have to discontinue all the negativity that it going on out there. Lena Waithe and I are cool. I have no problem with the LGBT[Q] community, any person of trans, it’s all love”
“Stop paying attention to all this bulls**t that’s getting circulated in the media, do not believe the hype.”
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When asked about this particular rumor, Jasmine Davis, who plays the transgender love interest to Luke James’ character Trig, says she is unaware of the speculation.
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Check back later for the full interview. Click here for Jasmine Davis’ comments about working with Luke James.