Jennifer Stone has a magical bond with Selena Gomez. So in fact, when the pop star grew to become the middle of current rumored drama with mannequin Hailey Bieber, her former Wizards of Waverly Place co-star got here to her protection.
In a Tuesday (March 14) TikTok, Stone declared her allegiance to “#teamselena” with a video mouthing alongside to Jamie Lee Curtis ranting, “People should shut the f–k up, back the f–k off, and let this woman shine her light.” (The Oscar winner made that remark whereas defending Ariana DeBose’s viral BAFTAs rap efficiency in February.)
“When people try to mess with my people…backoff,” the actress captioned the TikTok.
Stone additionally stamped the video with a sequence of hashtags making her emotions for the Uncommon Magnificence founder’s haters clear: #growup #jealousyjealousy #shineyourlight #womenforwomen and #teamselena.
The video follows a sequence of posts and feedback on social media between Gomez, mannequin Bieber and Kylie Jenner, which had been interpreted by many on-line as being shady. (See a breakdown right here.) Since then, hundreds of followers have joined Stone in commenting on the alleged drama and have taken sides.
Stone’s TikTok comes only a couple weeks after she and cohost David DeLuise had Gomez as a visitor on their new podcast, Wizards of Waverly Pod. The Solely Murders within the Constructing star opened up about being the “happiest I’d been in my whole life” whereas enjoying Alex Russo on the Disney Channel sitcom, and shared that her greatest remorse was “not staying in touch” along with her co-stars after the present wrapped.
“I felt ashamed of the decisions that I made,” Gomez defined. “I didn’t want you guys to see me in the state that I was in because A: You would have told me the truth which terrifies me, and B: I didn’t want to let you down.”
Watch Jennifer Stone pledge allegiance to #teamselena in her TikTok beneath: