The young and the restless Star Eric Braeden knows how to turn heads. The actor who portrays the legendary Victor Newman is as outspoken as his character. Braeden uses social media to express his opinions on a variety of topics. His latest Twitter rant revolves around the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
On September 8, 2022, Queen Elizabeth II died at the age of 96. The death of Queen Elizabeth II is national news as he was Britain’s longest reigning monarch. The media has covered every aspect, including funeral plans and King Charles III’s accession to the throne.
While many people keep a close eye on ongoing news coverage, there is one person who doesn’t. The young and the restless Star Braeden expressed his disgust at the media focus on Queen Elizabeth. “Could there possibly be more media squats over QE2? It will be KITSCH!” wrote the actor.
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The ‘The Young and the Restless’ star is open about other things
Braeden’s tweet about the media and Queen Elizabeth II isn’t the first time The young and the restless star caused a stir. The actor is known for both his outspokenness and his acting. In the past, he did not hold back in his thoughts on various issues.
In addition to criticizing former producers and co-stars, Braeden also spoke about social issues. In July, the actor tweeted his disgust at Nathan’s hot dog eating contest. The actor tweeted that the competition was “obscene” and preached that world hunger was a problem.
In 2020, Braeden has also blasted other members of the royal family. As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stepped down from royal duties, Braeden slammed media coverage of the couple.
Eric Braeden backtracks in his Queen Elizabeth II tweet
Braeden’s tweets get him in trouble The young and the restless fans. His statement about Queen Elizabeth was seen as disrespectful, and Twitter Users blasted the actor. “Oh Eric, really disappointing words,” wrote one commenter.
“Eric, this comment of yours is absolutely appalling and disappointing. She was a truly beloved Queen and was loved by many countries outside of the UK,” replied another fan.
“Dude, she was queen for 70 years. Ten days from death to burial. Not too much,” wrote one user.
After receiving backlash from fans, Braeden was quick to clarify his initial statement. The actor said he has respect for the British monarch and his only problem is media coverage. Braeden may not like the media attention, but he will see more of it.
Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral will take place on Monday 19 September. The media will cover every aspect of the ceremony as the nation bids farewell to its beloved Queen.
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https://www.cheatsheet.com/entertainment/the-young-and-the-restless-star-eric-braeden-criticizes-medias-coverage-queen-elizabeth-ii-death.html/ The Young and the Restless star Eric Braeden has slammed media coverage of Queen Elizabeth II’s death