, star of creator Lena Waithe
’s Showtime series “The Chi
,” has made her first public statement about her departure from the show back in the fall of 2018 amid misconduct allegations she made against her co-star, Jason Mitchell
. He was fired from the series in May 2019. Specific details related to the nature of the misconduct have yet to be disclosed. Boone, who next appears in the Amazon
,” broke her silence via Instagram. See the post below.
“I wasn’t raised to quit jobs. Yet, a day came when I had to be brutally honest with myself about what I was willing to sacrifice just to have a job. Was I able to compromise my values, integrity, and happiness just to be employed?” said Boone, who left the show in November 2018.
“You don’t carelessly leave a ‘hit show’ that is praised by your community,” Boone said. “I