- Hollywood teenage actress Marsai Martin has told people who faulted her look to the BET Awards that she does not dress to please anyone
- The actress reminded her critics that she is a teenager
- Marsai went on to state that she's just trying to stay sane in quarantine
Hollywood teenage actress Marsai Martin has responded to people who criticised her hair and teeth during the recent BET Awards.
The award event happened virtually, however, it still got participants to dress well for it.
For the event, the Little actress wore a lovely long yellow dress and a blonde wig. Before the event started, Marsai was spotted in a lovely photo posted on her official Instagram page.
However, after the event, some people took to Twitter to complain about her wig and her teeth.
PAY ATTENTION: Read the best news on Nigeria's #1 news app
Reacting to the criticisms, the teenage star took to her Instagram page to share a video of her response to critics.
"I’m sorry to anyone that I offended or haven’t gotten to your expectations about how I’m supposed to be," the 15-year-old actress said while pretending to cry. "I apologize. I never want to hurt anyone’s feelings or have anyone worried about what my decisions are."
Wiping her mock tears with a $100 note, Marsai then dropped the emotion from her face and gave a serious look to the camera.
"You all, we are in quarantine, and we’ve got more things to focus on than just my hair," she said.
The actress also went on Twitter to give her critics a piece of her mind.
According to her, she doesn't put effort into trying to please everyone. She noted that she loves her look, adding that she will just clock 16 this year.
"Let me live. I’m trying to stay sane in quarantine," she said.
In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that actress Iyabo Ojo celebrated son Festus with sweet words as he clocked 21.
To mark the occasion, Iyabo Ojo took to her Instagram page to share lovely photos of the birthday boy. Festus was seen wearing a mustard coloured top paired with black trousers and black shoes. He also accessorised his outfit with a two-layered chunky necklace.
Omotola Jalade vs Genevieve Nnaji: who is a better actress? | Legit TV