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THE DAY ZENDAYA GOT OFFENDED BY THIS RACIST COMMENT IN TV SHOW FASHION POLICE SAID BY GIULIANA RANCIC. THE SHOW WAS CANCELED.

The Disney star weighs in on the 'Fashion Police' host's taped comments and reflects on prejudice.

Zendaya. Zendaya vs Giuliana Rancic.
Zendaya. Zendaya vs Giuliana Rancic.

Zendaya Coleman heard Giuliana Rancic's apology for the Fashion Police host's comment on the Disney star's Oscar hairstyle. Zendaya thanked her and reflected on the topic of prejudice, which Rancic addressed in her remarks.

One Monday night, on an episode of E!'s Fashion Police, Giuliana Rancic commented on Zendaya’s appearance at the Oscars, saying of the star, who was sporting dreadlocks, that she "smells like patchouli oil and weed." 

Zendaya subsequently posted an eloquent statement on her social media accounts defending her hairstyle. Several other stars — including Selma director Ava DuVernay, Scandal star Kerry Washington and The View co-host Whoopi Goldberg — took Zendaya’s side. 

And while Giuliana Rancic quickly tweeted an apology, she followed that up with a somber, much more detailed expression of contrition: a taped message that aired on Tuesday night's E! News.  The show later got cancelled by E!. This is what Zendaya had to said:

Source: hollywood reporter

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