10 Times People Had A Problem With A Female Actor's Appearance When Literally, It Had Nothing To Do With The Plot

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In our third installment of "toxic Star Wars nerds attack," we have Daisy Ridley, who was also a victim of online hate from those pesky trolls who believed she was too thin to play the hero Rey, and that she was setting “unrealistic expectations,” and that "real women have curves." Ridley did not mince words in her response, initially stating in a post, "Real women' are all shapes and sizes, all ethnicities, all levels of brave, have families, don't have families. I am a 'real woman' like every other woman in this world." Though she then deleted this post after realizing the OG author of the hateful comment's tag was shown, and they started receiving nasty comments from her supporters. Ridley posted another statement, writing, “I will not apologize for how I look, what I say, and how I live my life ’cause what’s happening inside is much more important anyway, and I am striving to be the best version of myself, even if I stumble along the way."

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