Star War Actress Kelly Marie Tran Removes Instagram Posts After Harassment

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Star of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Kelly Marie Tran has reportedly deleted all of her posts on Instagram after months of harassment from angry fans.

As of June 5, Tran's Instragam remains live, but all her posts are gone.

The Vietnamese-American, who starred as Rose Tico in "The Last Jedi" deleted all of her Instagram posts over the weekend.

On Tuesday, the official "Star Wars" Twitter tweeted a "Happy Birthday" wish to Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, and some fans were quick to attack her in replies. Tran was also the first woman of color to a leading role in a Star Wars franchise film.

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"I was at [the Teen Choice Awards] and people weren't nice about how I looked".

Earlier today, the film's director Rian Johnson hit out at "manbabies", tweeting that "on social media a few unhealthy people can cast a big shadow on the wall".

Kelly has not made a public comment or confirmed the reason why. The description of her character, Rose Tico, was even altered to feature offensive, racist language on the Star Wars "Wookieepedia" website.

The page is still active, but there are now zero posts for her 190,000 followers. "Not fighting what we hate, but by saving what we love". "We're the VAST majority, we're having fun and doing just fine". Ridley never laid the blame for her departure on that gun-happy attention, but as with Tran, the timing was hard to ignore.

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'I'm super sensitive - not too sensitive - but I really feel things, ' the British 26-year-old admitted to Glamour in December.

This decision by https://www.instagram.com/kellymarietran/?hl=en|Kelly Marie Tran to completely wipe her Instagram was most likely for the best.

"It took me a year of self-work - and some really incredible, supportive friends - to make me realize that it's none of my business if people like me or not", Tran said. "I was like, 'I'm out, ' Simple as a that". But I didn't sign up for them to say things like, "Your skin is s***" either'. "(I honestly just wrote this in my journal as a reminder to myself, because hey, I'm mostly a strong person, but life happens, and I'm still figuring it out as I go.)".

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