Evanna Lynch criticises radio DJ who known as Tilly ‘chubby’
Harry Potter star Evanna Lynch has come to the defence of Strictly Come Dancing contestant Tilly Ramsay, saying it’s “not the enterprise” of a male radio DJ to make “reductive” remarks on her look.
CBBC presenter Ramsay beforehand hit again at LBC’s Steve Allen, 67, after he referred to the 19-year-old as a “chubby little factor” dwell on air.
Lynch, who shot to fame as Luna Lovegood within the Harry Potter movies, has spoken overtly about her battle with anorexia when she was youthful.
Discussing Allen’s remarks on ITV’s Lorraine, she stated: “Cease commenting on individuals’s appearances – it’s not their enterprise, and judging individuals by their look, there’s simply a lot extra to girls, there’s a lot extra to individuals.
“It’s very reductive and that girl has a lot extra to her and he or she’s exhibiting a lot extra. Why is he specializing in that?”
“I do additionally imagine that saying ‘chubby’ as a derogatory phrase or ‘fats’ or no matter… it’s only a measurement. All of us need to recover from our fats phobia, it’s not the worst factor you will be.”