‘Dancing With the Stars’: Olivia Jade Discusses ‘Guilt And Shame’ and How The Show Aided Her
Olivia Jade, a YouTube star who is currently with her fellow contestants on “Dancing With the Stars,” revealed her thoughts on the impact of the show on her life, and how she felt lots of shame and guilt, According to ET.
Jade’s mother was actor Lori Loughlin, was arrested for accepting a bribe amounting to $500,000 to gain acceptance to University of Southern California for Jade as well as Isabella Rose, her younger sister. Isabella Rose
The YouTuber, who is 20 years old, spoke to the media after the show on Tuesday. She revealed the presence of her sibling there to cheer her along. In an “strange sense,” Jade stated that the experience was “emotional.” “I feel like it gets me emotional in a weird way just because… I’m not going to weep,” Jade said before breaking down in tears
. “I believe it’s a sense of, like, I’ve been walking outdoors in the world for the previous few years and I’ve felt a lot of remorse and shame.” Val Chmerkovskiy, Jade’s professional dance partner she accompanied her throughout the interview while she wept. She then went on to talk about that the show had profound effects upon her daily life.
“I believe what I was trying to get out was that I’ve been feeling a little bit ashamed for the previous few years,” she told the source. “It’s really like having a new sense of confidence, clearly comes a lot from Val and being in the show, and I’m just really grateful,” she said.
The USC admissions scandal has damaged the reputations of a number of parents among them Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli.
On April 8th on 2019, The US Department of Justice announced that 13 parents and one teacher from USC have pleaded guilty. Loughlin received a sentence of two years in prison and penalized $150,000. She also completed her community requirements of 100 hours of service.
Loughlin is expected to resume acting in the near-term.
The actress was featured guest on The Hallmark Channel’s “When Calls the Heart” between 2014 and 2019. However, the channel issued an announcement in a statement to ET that she won’t appear on the show for the next time.
On contrary, Jade will appear in the horror film “Gross,” which is currently in post-production.