Actor Lakeith Stanfield Talks Issues With ‘The Breakfast Club’s’ Charlamagne Tha God

Lakeith Stanfield

Lakeith Stanfield’s career has been on fire since his role in the intellectual thriller, Get Out. The actor has been praised for his roles on screen, as well as his expansive mind.

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Stanfield is currently promoting his new film, The Photograph. In a recent interview, he updated listeners on his past beef with radio host, Charlamagne Tha God.

What caused problems between Lakeith Stanfield and Charlamagne Tha God

Stanfield appeared on Charlamagne’s popular radio show, The Breakfast Club, in 2016 to promote his various projects, including his roles in Get Out, Straight Outta Compton and the hit FX series Atlanta. The interview was intense at times, with fans accusing the host of belittling Stanfield and making fun of his intelligence.

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#getout #2017 #lakeithstanfield #danielkaluuya #mystery #mysterymovie #thriller #thrillermovie #thrillermovies #jordanpeele

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Despite Stanfiled’s busy acting schedule, he did not interview with the show again during his press junkets for other projects. He later accused Charlamagne of being anti-black in a now-deleted 2019 Instagram post, writing,

“It’s a fact that a lot of these platforms are usually or tend to be feeding grounds for negative reinforcement toward BLACK ‘nonconformists’. They bolster faux vanity and hold a white supremacists scope over black men and women often highlighting negative attributes and downplaying mind expanding ones. They serve as bottomless coward consumption pits and digital, audio, or otherwise slave mentatilty museums. @ all you want.”

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Charlamagne clapped back at Stanfield by naming him “Donkey of the Day” in his roasting segment of the radio show in which he blasts people for what he deems as irresponsible or stupid behavior.

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You may think you’ll never get over it, but you will, and you’ll be fine. I’m saying all that to say I’m a having a great hoodie day courtesy of @dsedetroit

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