Former The Bachelor star Colton Underwood is receiving a lot of backlash from fans who believe that he is using his sexuality and the LGBTQ community to monetize off of a new Netflix reality show he has signed on to star. An online petition is making the rounds asking Netflix to consider canceling this alleged new show.
The petition has already amassed over 20,000 signatures and the show hasn’t even been confirmed as of yet by Underwood or Netflix.
Cassie And Colton Had A Rocky Ending
Shortly after the 29-year-old shocked fans by coming forward as gay on Good Morning America last week, it was reported that Netflix was in talks to film a documentary-style series focusing on Underwood’s experience as a gay man after his experience on a heterosexual reality TV show. The petition lists a handful of reasons why the show should not happen but one of the more shocking allegations was the alleged “stalking and harassment” claims made by Cassie Randolph, Underwood’s ex and castmate on The Bachelor.
The Petition Is Meant To Protect Cassie…Mostly
The petition alleges that “Cassie is a victim of Colton’s abuse