Jamie Foxx is apologizing after a submit about “faux buddies” gave the impression to be anti-semitic. “I need to apologize to the Jewish group and everybody who was offended by my submit,” the 55-year-old penned through Instagram on Saturday, August 5. “I now know my selection of phrases have prompted offense and I’m sorry. That was by no means my intent. To make clear, I used to be betrayed by a faux pal and that’s what I meant with ‘they’ not something extra,” he clarified.
“I solely have love in my coronary heart for everybody. I like and help the Jewish group. My deepest apologies to anybody who was offended,” the Oscar winner signed off the submit, which adopted his unique, controversial one on the afternoon of Friday, Aug. 4.
Within the unique submit, Jamie wrote through his Instagram feed, “They killed this dude named Jesus… What do you suppose they’ll do to you???!” together with the hashtags “faux buddies” and “faux love.” It’s unclear who the message was directed at, however he was clearly sad with the person.
The message has since been deleted, however Jennifer Aniston additionally discovered herself caught up within the controversy after a screenshot was shared that appeared to point out that her Instagram account “appreciated” the submit. The Buddies star rapidly reacted with a submit of her personal, denying she had appreciated the submit accidentally or on goal, indicating the screenshot was possible doctored.
“This actually makes me sick,” Jennifer started. “I need to be clear to my buddies and anybody harm by this displaying up of their feeds — I do NOT help any type of anti-semitism. And I actually don’t tolerate HATE of any type. Interval,” she mentioned together with a screenshot of the submit displaying her alleged like.
Jennifer Aniston on her account “liking” Jamie Foxx’s Instagram submit.
“I didn’t like this submit on goal or accidentally.” pic.twitter.com/fbKqBtHBte
— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) August 5, 2023
Jamie has just lately resurfaced on social media following an April hospitalization for a medical situation that continues to be a thriller. He broke his silence in a video posted on July 22, revealing he went to “hell and again” and was fortunate to be alive. “I went by means of one thing that I assumed I’d by no means, ever undergo,” Jamie confessed within the clip. “I do know lots of people had been ready and wanting to listen to updates, however to be sincere with you, I simply didn’t need you to see me like that. I didn’t need you to see me with tubes working out of me, making an attempt to determine if I used to be going to make it by means of.”