Eiza Gonzalez is expressing regret after photographs of the actress in blackface resurfaced on social media this week.
The pictures have been taken in 2007, when the From Nightfall Until Daybreak star starred on the telenovela Lola, Érase Una Vez, which interprets to Lola, As soon as Upon a Time. Nonetheless, the actress’ outdated photographs reappeared on Tuesday, when she and rumored boyfriend Timothée Chalamet have been pictured vacationing in Mexico amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The 30-year-old has beforehand apologized for the offensive photos, however in an announcement to E! Information shared Wednesday she reiterated, “I’m deeply sorry and ashamed about having worn blackface make-up proven within the photos circulating. As a 15-year-old little one actor on my first job in a Mexican telenovela, I used to be pressured towards my will, and with no negotiating energy, I couldn’t advocate for myself within the state of affairs. I want I had the voice and data then that I’ve now.”