Raven Symone Explained Why She Did Not Participate in ‘Cheetah Girls’ Final Film on Instagram Chat With Kiely Williams

by Jeremy Spirogis
Raven Symone and Kiely Williams

The Cheetah Girls had younger women world wide sporting animal print clothes and screaming woman energy. After profitable movies, albums, merchandise, and excursions, the group disbanded and have since discovered particular person success. But the ultimate installment of the franchise excluded one notable member – Raven Symone. 

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Raven Symone and Kiely Williams by way of Twitter

Symone and her former co-star and group member, Kiely Williams, took to Instagram in latest weeks to offer their takes on what went flawed. The two lastly banned collectively for a nose to nose assembly on Instagram reside to set the report straight, with Symone explaining why she left the franchise.

‘The Cheetah Girls: One World’ didn’t embrace Raven Symone

One World was the third and remaining movie of The Cheetah Girls franchise produced by Disney. The movie adopted the group’s journey to India to star in a Bollywood movie. Symone, who starred as Gabriella and lead singer of the group, was not a part of the undertaking. Her absence was defined as her character attending school. 

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Symone allegedly opted out of the third movie, with a YouTube documentary claiming she had a horrible expertise filming the second. She as an alternative targeted on recording the music for her solo undertaking whereas she labored on her Disney sequence, That’s So Raven. In an onstage efficiency, she revealed that she beloved engaged on the movies with the group however most well-liked to are likely to different initiatives. 

One World premiered to over 6 million viewers however did not match the rankings of the primary two movies. Fans speculated that the decrease rankings had been as a consequence of Symone’s absence. 

Raven Symone and Kiely Williams commerce jabs on Instagram

The concept that Symone had a horrible expertise on the second movie might have been true, at the least in keeping with her. In a resurfaced clip from The View, Symone chats along with her Cheetah Girls co-star, Lynn Whitfield, and revealed that Whitfield intervened when Symone virtually obtained into an altercation with one other co-star. Symone joked that she virtually went to jail whereas filming in Barcelona however was “saved” by Whitfield.

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Social media customers speculated that Symone was speaking about Williams. Symone additionally beforehand revealed to Entertainment Tonight that she was not interested by a Cheetah Girls reunion with anybody moreover Adrienne Bailon as a consequence of previous rigidity. 

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After Symone confirmed {that a} conflict with a co-star did happen, Williams responded and claimed she had no concept what Symone was referencing. According to Williams, she by no means witnessed Symone conflict with anybody on set and insinuated that Symone was talking of such to drum up publicity for a brand new music undertaking she was engaged on.

Raven Symone explains why she stop ‘Cheetah Girls’ franchise in Instagram reside chat with Kiely Williams

After going forwards and backwards on-line, Symone and Williams stunned Cheetah Girls followers with a joint Instagram reside chat. The reside was meant to clear the air on Symone’s feedback and in addition hash out any unwell fillings from the previous from both finish. 

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The Cheetah Girls by way of Twitter

Williams wished to know why Symone didn’t be a part of the group for One World and Symone had no challenge explaining. Symone mentioned that she determined to not do the ultimate movie as a result of the ladies had been “clique-ish” and made her really feel “excluded” and “ostracized.” 

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Symone additionally admitted that Williams irritated her when Williams approached her on set and revealed that she auditioned to play Olivia on The Cobsy Show – a job that Symone landed. The two laughed about it and had been joyful that they took the time to talk and put previous emotions to relaxation for good. 

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