Entertainment 'Stranger Things' Star Millie Bobby Brown Leaves Twitter After She Becomes Subject of Homophobic Meme

03:06  14 june  2018
03:06  14 june  2018 Source:   thewrap.com

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‘ Stranger Things ’ Star Millie Bobby Brown Leaves Twitter After She Becomes Subject of Homophobic Meme . Twitter account of 14 year old actress “doesn’t exist”. “ Stranger Things ” star Millie Bobby Brown has apparently left Twitter .

Millie Bobby Brown has deleted her Twitter after becoming a homophobic meme , and guys she 's A KID. the fact that gay twitter has collectively agreed to portray millie bobby brown as a raging homophobe is one of the funniest things on earth.

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"Stranger Things" star Millie Bobby Brown has apparently left Twitter. When TheWrap tried to access her verified account, @milliebbrown, on Wednesday, a blue Twitter page came up saying the page "doesn't exist." The page went missing after multiple images of the actress were turned into anti-gay tweets, culminating in a meme that gained steam on the messaging platform.

Brown, who is only 14, became the subject of a series of Photoshopped images depicting her as homophobic, as well as a hashtag #TakeDownMillieBobbyBrown, which first appeared in November and resurfaced in June — coinciding with the beginning of Pride Month.

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Millie Bobby Brown has become the target of a homophobic meme . Now, she 's deactivated her Twitter account in the wake of it.

Stranger Things . I always looked up to Millie Bobby Brown but when I heard rumors of her being homophobic it broke my heart I DMed her to see if it was false and her response confirmed her homophobia #TakeDownMillieBobbyBrown pic. twitter .com/HXtmNxC8sP.

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In reality, Brown is an active supporter of LGBT rights as well as an anti-bullying advocate. She wore an LGBT pin to the MTV Awards in 2017 and started a secondary Twitter account, @Milliestopshate, last summer to prevent bullying and cyberbullying.

Brown is active on social media, with millions of followers on both Instagram and Twitter. She is best-known for her breakout role as the telekinetic teenager Eleven in the hit Netflix series "Stranger Things," for which she received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in 2017. She will make her feature film debut in the upcoming 2019 "Godzilla" sequel, titled "Godzilla: King of the Monsters." She is also the youngest person ever to feature on TIME's list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

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Ever since her breakout role on Stranger Things , Millie Bobby Brown has emerged as a teen fashionista to watch out for, as she ’s proved time and time again that she ’s open to taking risks on the red carpet (that usually pay off).

Last year, Millie Bobby Brown , the 12-year-old star of the TV series Stranger Things , charmed her way around the American chat show circuit — all 4ft 10in of her — clad in party dresses and ballet pumps, as she was hailed the entertainment industry's next big thing .

However, Brown's fans were quick to come to her support in the wake of her apparent decision to deactivate her account.

A representative for Brown did not immediately respond to TheWrap's request for comment.

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