July 25, 2024


Art Is Experience

Netflix star and wrestler Hana Kimura dies after bullying

The loss of life of 22-year-outdated Hana Kimura, a Japanese pro wrestler starring in the most recent time of the Netflix truth demonstrate “Terrace House,” is swiftly morphing into a narrative about the feasible perils of cyberbullying.

An official trigger of loss of life has not nevertheless been announced. On the other hand, speculation grew Saturday that Kimura killed herself Friday. Enthusiast translations of Kimura’s tweets from earlier in the day indicated that she felt weak and no more time wanted “to be a human,” in accordance to media studies. Kimura’s tweets have because been taken down so the translations can not be verified.

Kimura was portion of Stardom Wrestling, which confirmed Kimura’s loss of life Friday night time in a tweet.

Kimura was just one of six people dwelling with each other in front of cameras for “Terrace House.” The truth sequence claimed to have no script and reported its target was to observe what transpires behind closed doorways when strangers cohabitate. Drama ensued, such as an trade that enthusiasts have reported led to extensive bullying of Kimura.

Social media posts with #RIPHanaKimura centered on the torrent of on line criticism targeting the star immediately after a “Terrace House” episode in which she slapped a housemate for washing her wrestling costume. In the episode, Kimura cries about the ruined costume and queries why her roommate experienced been careless.

“These are as vital as my life,” she says of the costly costume.

The backlash versus Kimura has now shifted to outrage about her critics and the discomfort they evidently inflicted from the security of their keyboards.

Pro wrestler Adam Pacitti tweeted: “The loss of life of Hana Kimura is an absolute tragedy. I hope this serves as a reminder that interactions on social media can have a critical effect on the psychological overall health of any individual, no matter who they are. Be form. RIP.”

Netflix advised The Instances on Saturday that it was postponing the launch of new episodes of “Terrace House.” Manufacturing on the sequence now experienced been stopped because of the coronavirus outbreak.