BET Apologizes to B. Scott

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 30:  B. Scott attends the P&G Red Carpet Style Stage at the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 30, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Alberto Rodriguez/BET/Getty Images for BET)

BET Apologizes to B. Scott

Clash over style correspondent's attire was miscommunication.

Published July 2, 2013

Fashion blogger B. Scott, a style correspondent for this year's BET Awards, expressed disappointment on Monday over a request from show producers to change his look before going on-camera at the Style Stage for the 2013 BET Awards. BET Networks has released the following statement regarding the matter:

“BET Networks embraces global diversity in all its forms and seeks to maintain an inclusive workforce and a culture that values all perspectives and backgrounds,” the statement read. “The incident with B. Scott was a singular one with a series of unfortunate miscommunications from both parties. We regret any unintentional offense to B. Scott and anyone within the LGBT community and we seek to continue embracing all gender expressions.” is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

Written by Evelyn Diaz


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