On Saturday (26), Jonathan Majors, who currently plays Kang in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, was arrested for assault. The complaint against the actor was made by a 30-year-old woman in Chelsea, Manhattan.
According to the New York Police Department, the woman accused Jonathan of strangulation, assault and harassment. The case is under investigation. The US military will discontinue commercials featuring the actor, while the marvel studios did not comment on the matter.
It didn’t take long for the public to comment on the case on social media, starting to “cancel” Jonathan, as well as asking Marvel Studios to fire the actor.
Check out other Marvel actors, who, like Jonathan Majors, were involved in controversies and generated revolt among fans.
Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye)
In 2020, Jeremy Renner and his ex-wife, Sonny Pacheco, got into a legal fight for child custody. Pacheco asked for toxicological tests, claiming that the actor is addicted to drugs, as well as saying that the ex was not taking care of his daughter during the pandemic. According to reports, Renner still owed $500,000 in child support.
Chris Pratt (Star-Lord)
A collector of controversies, among the main ones are his political and religious position. The actor did not show support for Joe Biden during the US elections, and consequently he was accused of supporting Donald Trump. He is also part of a religion that is not supportive of the LGBTQ+ community.
Chris Pratt he also caused controversy when he thanked him for having a “healthy daughter” with Katherine Schwarzenegger. The public saw as indirect his ex, Anna Faris, whose son needs special care.
the star of Guardians of the Galaxy he has also received criticism for saying that he hunts for pleasure.
Paul Bettany (Vision)
the actor of WandaVision was involved in controversies during the legal fight between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp. A message circulated on the internet, where Paul tells Johnny to burn or drown Heard. Both defended themselves by saying that they would never do that, and that it was all an “abstract humor” conversation.
Sebastian Stan (Winter Soldier)
Stan has since been canceled following posts on social media that the public deemed racist. This happened because of a 2018 photo of his girlfriend, Alejandra Onieva, who was dressed as a geisha for a costume party.
People asked for the photo to be deleted, but Sebastian and Alejandra blocked everyone who criticized them. This generated more discontent among the public, and intensified the actor’s cancellation movement, and the creation of the hashtag #sebastianstanisoverparty.
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