logo

Paris Jackson walks out of fashion show because of 'branded and whipped' animals

author
Jun 01, 2018
02:40 A.M.

The 20-year-old caused quite a stir when she was seen leaving the show, and took to social media to clear up the confusion.

Advertisement

During the Christian Dior fashion show in Paris, France, at the end of May 2018, Paris Jackson was seen leaving the venue mid-show. Rumors then started doing the rounds that she had "stormed out" and "left in a huff."

The daughter of the late Michael Jackson took to Twitter to explain what had actually happened, and why she had made the decision to leave the event.

"to be clear, i did not “storm out” of the show. i quietly got up and walked out trying my hardest to not cause a scene, because i do not support animals being branded and whipped. not trying to become enemies in the fashion world in any way, but i will always be myself," she wrote.

Advertisement

The show featured a re-creation of “Mexican rodeo with all-female riders performing daredevil stunts,” which Jackson had simply decided she didn't want to see or be a part of.

The actress/model added another tweet, explaining that she was surprised by the turn the show had taken, and hoped that in the not too distant future the luxury brand would also start supporting animal anti-cruelty campaigns.

Advertisement

The event took place at a chateau, but was heavily rained upon as a storm raged in the skies, leaving models walking a very slick stage and guests' spirits thoroughly dampened.

According to sources that spoke to Page Six, Jackson had "stormed out" as the first model hit the catwalk, while the New York Times wrote that "“By the end, the only cloud that remained over the event was the jarring exit of Paris Jackson, who had pranced in puddles barefoot for the photographers before the show, but stalked out in a rage as the first model made her way down the runway.”

Jackson's reps did not immediately comment on the star's departure, and the starlet herself waited a number of days before she explained her reasons for leaving.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

Janet Jackson, 57, Steals the Spotlight in a Sophisticated Formal Suit Looking 'Just Breathtaking'

February 16, 2024

Fans Praise Pamela Anderson for Ditching Heavy Makeup Yet Looking Radiant at Fashion Awards Red Carpet

December 04, 2023

5 Celebrity Kids Who Look Just like Their Famous Parents

February 21, 2024

Julia Roberts' Shoes for Recent Red Carpet Outfit Sparks Reactions from Users

December 01, 2023

Woman Who Was Called ‘Too Ugly’ After Posting Her Photos Proves Bullies Wrong & Models at NY Fashion Week

December 26, 2023

Michael Jackson’s Nephew 'Has His Uncle down Pat' Dancing Like the King of Pop: ‘Brought Me to Tears’

December 09, 2023

Lily Kwong's Age: Facts about the Landscape Designer and Former Model

November 10, 2023

Jennifer Lopez, 54, in Glam Feathered Outfit, Ignites Online Buzz over Her 'Tired' Look

January 25, 2024

What Prompted Meghan Markle's 'Suits' Co-Star to Cover His Nose at Her Wedding to Prince Harry?

February 23, 2024

Michael Jackson's Dad Once Spoke about the Singer's Alleged 4th Child – Meet the Grown-up Boy Who Was Michael's Copy

February 02, 2024

Michael Jackson's Son, Known for Balcony Incident, Seen All Grown-up with Long Hair, Beard & Mustache

November 23, 2023

Sarah Jessica Parker Was Criticized for Gray Hair — She's Forced to Defend Herself Time and Again

December 06, 2023

Poor Man Houses Family in His Old Trailer during Storm, Finds Dozen of Boxes near Home Next Day – Story of the Day

May 06, 2024

Grandson Believes His Grandmother Left Him Just an Urn of Ashes, Until the Urn Shatters One Day — Story of the Day

December 20, 2023