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Julianne Hough Wore Blackface For Her Halloween Costume

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1. Actress Julianne Hough decided to go all out in blackface for her costume as Orange Is The New Black’s Crazy Eyes.

3. Ryan Seacrest’s ex-girlfriend went with a group all dressed like characters from the popular Netflix series.

5. Julianne’s brother, Dancing With The Stars’ Derek Hough, commended the group’s “genius costumes” in a post on Instagram. The photo has since been deleted.

Caption: “Orange is the new Black !! Genius costumes. Love how much they commit and have fun with a show they love. #womanunit.”

6. But some people were not too thrilled about Hough’s decision to darken her skin tone.

A COSTUME is hair, clothes, affectations. Not skin color. You work in Hollywood, you should know this already, @juliannehough

— egemini618 (@erica huxtable)

erica huxtable

@egemini618

A COSTUME is hair, clothes, affectations. Not skin color. You work in Hollywood, you should know this already, @juliannehough

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it's still blackface even if you use bronzer. its still blackface even if you use MAC or Dior instead of charred cork. @juliannehough

— brokeymcpoverty (@Brokey McPoverty)

Brokey McPoverty

@brokeymcpoverty

it’s still blackface even if you use bronzer. its still blackface even if you use MAC or Dior instead of charred cork. @juliannehough

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Dear Julianne Hough, blackface is never a good costume, k?

— Nerdista (@Nerdista)

Nerdista

@Nerdista

Dear Julianne Hough, blackface is never a good costume, k?

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Julianne Hough could've easily gone as the super boring overly privileged "Piper Kerman," i guess that it is too close to real life & ain't+

— FeministGriote (@Sister Outsider)

Sister Outsider

@FeministGriote

Julianne Hough could’ve easily gone as the super boring overly privileged “Piper Kerman,” i guess that it is too close to real life & ain’t+

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11. In a tweeted statement, Hough apologized for her offensive costume.

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