The owner of the tattoo shop, Caesar Emmanuel, appeared black ink crew Since its premiere in 2013. However, after nine seasons and nearly 10 years, VH1 announced their decision to fire the star from the reality TV series after he showed a video of him hitting a dog. Alum Donna Lombardi responded to the clip, stating that she hopes fans will see her ex-boss “as the monster you are.”
Donna Lombardi called out Ceaser Emanuel and VH1 after video of him hitting a dog went viral
When a video appeared on Twitter of black ink crew Star Caesar Emmanuel as he hits a dog, sparked outrage and backlash.
Many fans, including Alum Taylor “Donna Marie Lombardi” Pinckney, have spoken out against the tattoo shop owner and his actions. Reposted a two minute clip for her Instagram account He claimed that his treatment of the dog “shows how sick you really are”.
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Lombardi said she has usually not been involved in her ex-boss’s business since leaving but felt compelled to say something because the video clip “made me very upset”. She added, “Whoever knows me knows that I love animals. Especially dogs.”
The Ohio native went on to summon and flag the official accounts of VH1, Viacom, and black ink He accused them of trying to “protect” the star from other allegations, including his daughter’s allegations of abuse and of using “fake conflicting stories” about her past relationship with co-star Alex Robinson to do so. “I pray that people will see you, [Emanuel]as a monster you are.” Then she called for “pressing charges and cancellations.”
Caesar Emanuel has been kicked out of the Black Ink Crew after a video of him hitting a dog was shown
On June 22, 2022, Twitter Got City Tea . Account He posted a two-minute video that included Emmanuel kicking a dog, hitting it twice with a folded chair, and putting his pet in a cage before rolling down a hill.
The clip resulted in its release from a long-running reality series. His attorney admitted that his client was the one depicted in the video, but insisted that his actions came from trying to protect a smaller dog that the animal had begun to attack.
reality star Talk to TMZ, He offered his side of the story, repeating that he tried to break up a fight with two of his dogs. However, when someone started attacking him, Emmanuel said he felt “tense and scared” and tried to “scare” his pet, not hurt him.
While one no longer owns the dog, after giving it to a friend, the tattoo artist notes that he has since attended dog school with the other and learned techniques when dealing with a similar incident. Emmanuel also admitted that he felt “prepared” due to leaked footage of Ring’s camera in his home. He later accused his ex-girlfriend of sharing the video out of revenge through his representatives.
Ceaser released Donna from Black Ink Crew in Season 9
Donna joined first black ink crew In the third season (2015) as a trainee, he moved from Ohio to New York to become a tattoo artist.
After studying under the supervision of Emmanuel and his then Dutch girlfriend Latimore, she finally started tattooing.
During her time at the store, Donna had many relationships and had multiple fights, including several blowouts with her former boss, Emmanuel.
Often a head butt, the store owner eventually cuts ties with her in Season 9, this time permanently, deeming her to be too toxic to keep after an alleged domestic violence incident with her then-fiancé Alex. She has since promised to “clear the air” regarding what she says are “false narratives” on the reality show.
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