Manufacturing of the newest season of Terrace Home, a well-liked Japanese actuality TV present distributed by Netflix, was canceled on Wednesday after 22-year-old forged member Hana Kimura died of an obvious suicide over the weekend.
Kimura, an expert wrestler, died Saturday after months of abuse she reportedly confronted on-line, following an altercation she had with a male Terrace Home forged member.
Japanese broadcaster Fuji Tv introduced the cancellation of the favored present in an announcement Wednesday that addressed Kimura’s demise.
“We want to specific our honest condolences for the demise of Hana Kimura, who appeared on this system,” it stated. “We have now determined to cancel the manufacturing.”
Terrace Home follows six folks dwelling in a home as they kind relationships.
Manufacturing on Terrace Home Tokyo, the season Kimura was on, had been halted in mid-April over the coronavirus.
The official reason for her demise has not been made public.
World Marvel Ring Stardom, the ladies’s skilled wrestling group the place Kimura was a member, stated it’s cooperating with the “investigation between the events involved.”
Kimura’s sudden demise sparked an outpouring of grief within the professional wrestling neighborhood and in Japan. It additionally led to widespread criticism in opposition to the cyberbullying that different Terrace Home forged members stated they confronted.
Japanese lawmakers introduced Tuesday that they’ll craft new laws geared toward curbing on-line abuse.
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