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Hilary Duff Seems to Allude to Lizzie McGuire Drama After Disney+ Pulls Love, Simon Collection

Hilary Duff Appears to Allude to Lizzie McGuire Drama After Disney+ Pulls Love, Simon Series


Hilary Duff is responding to the choice to tug a Love, Simon tv adaption from Disney+.

On Tuesday, the actress — who’s engaged on a Lizzie McGuire reboot for the streaming service — shared a screenshot of an article from The Advocate in regards to the choice to maneuver the Love, Simon sequence from Disney+ to Hulu.

“Sounds acquainted..” Duff, 32, captioned the screenshot.

The sequence relies on the 2018 film Love, Simon, a romantic comedy starring Nick Robinson as a homosexual teenager who has but to come back out to his household and associates. In response to Leisure Weekly, the tv adaptation focuses on new characters and is titled Love, Victor.

Sources informed EW that the present was pulled from Disney+ and moved to Hulu on account of issues that its content material — together with depictions of alcohol use and marital points — wouldn’t slot in with the family-friendly slate at Disney+.

Disney didn’t instantly reply to PEOPLE’s request for remark.

There have additionally been behind-the-scenes shakeups at Disney+’s Lizzie McGuire reboot, of which Duff is the star.

Final month, Disney+ introduced that after filming two episodes of the reboot, authentic sequence creator Terri Minsky had exited her put up as showrunner. A brand new showrunner has not but been named.

“Followers have a sentimental attachment to Lizzie McGuire and excessive expectations for a brand new sequence,” a Disney spokesperson stated in an announcement to PEOPLE on the time. “After filming two episodes, we concluded that we have to transfer in a special artistic path and are placing a brand new lens on the sequence.”

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Completely satisfied first LIZZIE day!!!!! NYC…..cue the rain ✌🏻 ☺ 🎥 #lizziemcguire

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On Jan. 1, Disney+ shared a primary take a look at the Lizzie McGuire revival.

Within the transient scene, Duff popped down into somebody’s automobile window, telling the individual behind the wheel (and, in flip, followers watching at house), “Hello! It’s me.”

The actress was wearing the identical black and gold checked outfit she was carrying when she gave followers a sneak peek of the brand new Lizzie McGuire sequence in October, in a sequence of snaps from the primary day of filming in New York Metropolis’s Washington Sq. Park.

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The sequence will revolve round Lizzie as a 30-year-old millennial navigating life in New York Metropolis. Minsky was beforehand introduced because the showrunner and an govt producer of the revival, alongside Duff and Rachel Winter, who’re additionally govt producers.