Cue Hilary Duff sweeping in to defend Love, Simon and, as her 2003 hit-song would say, Why Not?
The 32-year-old Lizzie McGuire star took to Instagram this morning (26 February) to share a news headline about the controversy, which read:
Love, Simon TV Show Pulled From Disney+ as It's Not 'Family-Friendly'
Posting to her Instagram story, Hilary simply wrote:
But what does she mean? Is she referring to a similar issue surrounding her upcoming Lizzie McGuire reboot and why it has stalled? Are there issues in her own spin-off that were deemed not ‘family-friendly’ enough?
In October, it emerged the Lizzie McGuire reboot will feature an openly gay character too.
Then in January, production of the reboot stalled after a lead TV writer quit.
So, many people began wildly speculating after Duff posted the cryptic Instagram story with the ominous ellipsis:
Hilary Duff appears to be delivering a late night Disney+ dragging, possibly suggesting the real reason why the ‘Li… https://t.co/nPaTZKCNsy