In light of the 47-year-old star’s, Gabrielle Union recent departure from America’s Got Talent, she finally broke her silence on social media.
Taking to Twitter on thursday night, the Breaking In actress expressed how much it meant to her to receive so much love and support.
“So many tears, so much gratitude,” she began her caption. “THANK YOU! Just when you feel lost, adrift, alone… you got me up off the ground. Humbled and thankful, forever.”
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Hours before, she took to Twitter for the first time this week to praise Lena Waithe’s film, Queen and Slim.
“Today’s #WCWS are the wonderfully talented, stunning and gracious stars and creatives behind #QueenAndSlim,” she shared tagging each individual on the platform,”she wrote. “@LenaWaithe @MissJodie @melinamatsoukas @IndyaMoore. Please make sure to see this beautiful, soon to be classic film this holiday!”
Moreover, Union’s husband, Dwayne Wade, didn’t keep quiet about the chatter surround his wife. On Wednesday, the 37-year-old star took to Twitter to defend his leading lady.
“‘Men lie, Women lie, numbers don’t” over this past year I’ve been approaching by many people saying that my wife @itsgabrielleu is the main reason they’ve started watching #AGT or that they love her insight and sincerity on the show,” he wrote.
“So when I got the news that my wife was being fired—my first question was obviously why!? I am still waiting on a good answer to that question,” he continued. “But if anyone knows @itsgabrielleu or have heard of her you know she’s an advocate for our community and culture.”
“As proud as i were of her being selected as a judge on #AGT— Iam even more proud of her standing up for what she stands for and that’s US,” Dwayne expressed in a following tweet.
So many tears, so much gratitude. THANK YOU! Just when you feel lost, adrift, alone… you got me up off the ground. Humbled and thankful, forever ❤
— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) November 28, 2019