Just a few weeks in the past, Nicki Minaj pledged that she’d donate $25Okay to former Cosby actor Gefrey Owens after he was job-shamed for working at Trader Joe’s. While the “Ganja Burns” rapper was accused earlier this month not following by together with her promise, it seems that she’s stored her phrase and despatched Owens a verify for $25Okay.
According to TMZ, Nicki Minaj has despatched a verify for $25Okay to Gefrey Owens after pledging to donate the cash on “Queen Radio” earlier this month. However, as an alternative maintaining the cash, the actor might be donating the big verify to charity.
“I wish to give this donation 25okay to the Actor’s Fund in reminiscence the late, nice Earle Hyman — who performed Cosby’s father, ‘Russell’, on “The Cosby Show” — who lived his final a few years and died on the Actors’ Home, (funded and run by the Actor’s Fund).” He mentioned, “I’m extraordinarily grateful to Nicki Minaj for enabling struggling actors to proceed pursuing their goals.”
In response, Nicki Minaj mentioned, “I am pleased to be an element an important trigger. I want Gefrey a lot success and need him to understand how liked he’s. Rest in Peace to Earle Hyman.”
While Owens finally left his job at Trader Joe’s as a result of the unwarranted consideration that got here from the viral second, it appeared to work out in his favor, finally. He’s reportedly acquired a “handful” TV fers together with one from Tyler Perry who fered Owens a gig on his present The Haves And The Have Nots.