In a live video on Instagram, the actor had said: “Yeah, ‘til July sounds like a bunch of bulls***, I’m sorry.”
“But like, it’s a virus, I get it, I respect it, but at the same time, like – even if everybody gets it… Like, yeah, people are gonna die. Which is terrible, but like – inevitable?”
“I realise my words were insensitive and not at all appropriate for the situation our country and the world are in right now,” she continued.
“This has been a huge wake up call about the significance my words have, now more than ever. I’m sending safe wishes to everyone to stay safe and healthy during this crazy time.”
The former Disney Channel star is one of several Hollywood actors to make headlines recently for their reaction to the virus.
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