Gigi Hadid has replaced Chrissy Teigen on Netflix never have I ever After her departure last month in the middle of her cyber-bullying scandal. John Legend’s wife walked away from her guest voice-over role on the show’s second season in June as the internet was flooded with stories of cyberbullying by the former model and presenter. Hadid shared a video from the comedy-drama on her Instagram to post the news about her involvement in the new episode in which she can be heard providing the voiceover.
in promo, Gigi Hadido High school hunk, played by Darren Barnett, is heard for the character of Paxton Hall-Yoshida, who is seen in the video lying in bed staring at the ceiling. He is heard saying, “It’s Paxton Hall-Yoshida. He’s a 16-year-old boy from Sherman Oaks, California. And I’m model, designer, activist, and former 16-year-old Gigi Hadid from California.” The video then shows the 26-year-old stunner wearing a bikini and cutting across the catwalk.
Sharing the video with her 68 million followers, Hadid commented, “Best time ever to narrate a new episode of @neverhaveiever – I’ve got your back, Pax! Watch season 2, now on @netflix!! !! @mindykaling & the entire NHIE team!”
second season of never have I ever Featuring Gigi Hadid is now on Netflix, and follows the first season, which premiered in April 2020 with tennis icon John McEnroe appearing as himself. The series itself stars Maitreyi Ramakrishnan and is partly based on co-creator Mindy Kaling growing up in Boston. The series has been seen as a big moment for the representation of South Asians in Hollywood and has received a lot of attention and praise for breaking Asian stereotypes.
Christine Teigen Season two had been slated to appear as one of the show’s guest narrators from the start of production, but a Netflix spokesperson announced her departure last month, saying, “Chrissy Teigen has been roped in for one of the upcoming seconds. had decided to step away from guest voiceover roles in the episode. never have I everThe replacement comes in the same week that Teigen posted about being “sad and lost” since withdrawing from her public life following multiple claims of cyberbullying that spanned years.
Teigen, 35, shared “views from Cancel Club” on her Instagram account, the first time she referenced the scandal since publicly apologizing for her actions in June. The post began, “iiiiii really don’t know what to say here… how weird it feels to be in this online world pretending to be nothing but utter crap in real life. Going out sucks and right I don’t think so, being alone at home makes my sad head run through my mind.” She ended by saying, “If you or someone you know has also been canceled please let me know if there’s a canceled club reunion because I could use some time off my couch! Thanks and goodbye I love U.”