It came in as a shocker for everyone when ViacomCBS announced the termination of Nick Cannon from his famous show Wild ‘N Out. Turns out Cannon is also not accepting the decision as he has decided to sue the studio for a massive amount to get his show back. Below is all you need to know about the same.
For the ones unaware, ViacomCBS cut all ties with Nick Cannon after his comments about the Jewish community came ahead. The company wanted to keep themselves away from the controversy. As per reports, the Cannon has sued Viacom CBS for $1.5 Billion.
As per a report in UpNews Info, a statement from Nick Cannon’s team read, “It is just that simple, Wild ‘N Out belongs to Nick!. The show was created by Nick Cannon with his idea and original thought. Wild’N Out has brought billions of dollars in revenue to Viacom since 2015. And Nick deserves and has earned everything it is worth.”
Nick Cannon’s statement further read, “From the platforms, he provides for other entertainers, the jobs he creates for black youth, the time he gives to mentoring incarcerated men and women, to the money he gives back and puts into communities, homelessness, and people less fortunate.”
“He is constantly evolving both spiritually and mentally, as well as, taking action in learning, education and bridging the gap within the Jewish and African American communities so that it will allow us to build relationships, work together and learn from each other in order to move forward in equality.”
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