Paula Deen has been fired by the Food Network
Food Network has announced that it “will not renew Paula Deen’s contract when it expires at the end of this month” amid the TV personality’s admission of using racial slurs in the past.
“Food Network will not renew Paula Deen’s contract when it expires at the end of this month,” the network statemented said Friday.
Earlier Friday, Deen uploaded an apology video saying, “I want people to understand that my family and I are not the kind of people that the press is wanting to say we are. I’ve spend the best of 24 years to help myself and others. The color of your skin, your religion, your sexual preference does not matter…I am here to say I am so sorry.”