Legal experts have said there is strong evidence that Olivia Jade Giannulli knowingly participated in her parents’ scheme to get her fraudulently admitted to the University of Southern California as a faux crew team recruit — but that doesn’t diminish the love she evidently enjoys from some loyal fans who ecstatically welcomed the social media influencer back to YouTube Sunday night.
— Olivia Jade (@oliviajadee) December 1, 2019
“OMG! This makes me so happy,” tweeted one fan, while Olivia Jade’s older sister Isabella sent her “love” and encouragement via Instagram.
“We’ve missed you Olivia,” tweeted another. “We love you, we the silent are always here for you. So never stop being free.”
With accolades like that, it may be no surprise that 20-year-old Olivia Jade Giannulli exists in such a bubble of denial that she would use her return to YouTube to present herself as an innocent casualty of the college admissions scandal.
Then again, her famous mother and father, Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli, similarly see themselves as innocent of wrongdoing and as the victims of overzealous federal prosecutors, as sources close to the couple have told media outlets over the last nine months.
Olivia Jade Giannulli, from left, and Lori Loughlin attend WCRF’s “An Unforgettable Evening” at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 27, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
In her short video titled “hi again,” Olivia Jade said in a plaintive, raspy voice that she has really missed connecting with her nearly 2 million YouTube subscribers via her videos about makeup, fashion and her life as a social media influencer and as the daughter of a rich Hollywood TV star. Olivia Jade said she debated for months about whether to return to YouTube.
“I’m terrified to make this video and come back,” Olivia Jade said, “but I want to start taking smaller steps in the right direction.”
“I actually really, really miss it,” Olivia Jade continued. “I feel like a huge part of me is not the same because this is something that I’m really passionate about and something I really like to do. … I’m really excited to start filming again and start uploading again.”
Olivia Jade’s tone certainly was far less combative than her last failed attempt to return to social media over the summer. That’s when she posted — and then deleted — a photo of herself flipping off the …
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