Anna KUSHNIR, the “FACTS”
Russian TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak, which does not get out of scandals because of his sharp tongue, is losing advertising contracts. After the famous brand of cosmetics from cooperation with Sobchak refused by Audi, it was in Russia. The group said they would not accept the behavior of Xenia, its statements and publications in Instagram about the protests in the United States.
“We know the incidents are unacceptable,” — said the representative of Audi Werner Neuhold. “The company strictly rejects all forms of racism and discrimination,” reports DW.
Sobchak worked with Audi for over 8 years and was the advertising face of the German brand in Russia.
We will remind, Sobchak posted on his Instagram video with the caption “Minneapolis, I’m with you. To watch with sound”. Against the black screen the song sounded “Killed a Negro” group “Forbidden drummers”. It later emerged that the lead did in the show, Comment Out on YouTube. While Sobchak said several times that this is a clever joke. Earlier, the TV presenter has repeatedly published controversial remarks about the protests in the United States.
Also it was condemned for a joke on the soloist of group “Tea for two” Stas Kostyushkin, who talked about how she was raped in childhood.