- Awra Briguela recently received intriguing comments about his hairstyle in one of his recent photos
- He was told to delete his post because he can be accused of copying other culture’s identity
- The prominent celebrity then decided to apologize because of what he did
- According to Awra, he is still on the process of learning things since he is still young
Awra Briguela issued an apology to his followers who got offended by his recent post on social media.
KAMI learned that the young celebrity uploaded a photo of him where he was seen flaunting a type of hairstyle called cornrow.
Many netizens did not like the post of the former “Ang Probinsyano” cast member, saying that he was trying to copy the identity of other culture.
Awra also received suggestions from some concerned netizens that he should remove his post immediately to show respect.
On Twitter, the actor issued an apology and he pointed out that he was not aware of the issue about cornrow hairstyle.
He also thanked all the people who showed concern by educating him regarding such cultural matter.
“Hi guys I just wanted to apologize for my recent post. I wasn't fully aware that cornrow hairstyles has a long history of discrimination. I sincerely apologize for this mistake and i hope we all learn from this. Thanks to everyone who reached out and educated me!” he wrote.
“I'm not always right and that's okay, I'm still learning, growing, and improving,” he added.
Awra Briguela, or McNeal Briguela in real life, is a popular showbiz personality in the Philippines. He gained prominence after becoming a cast member in the top-rating teleserye entitled “Ang Probinsyano.”
Recently, he mourned the death of his tatay Victor. He aired his heartfelt message through his Instagram account.
The actor also got engaged in an intense word war versus Buknoy Glamurrr. They fought over the issue of not wearing face masks.
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