Former actor, TV host, and former Navy SEAL Cade Courtley says he quit Hollywood because he couldn’t fully express his love for the U.S. while working in the industry. Courtley told Fox News that being able to freely express his beliefs was more important to him than landing jobs in TV hosting and stunt work.
“I guess every individual has to make a decision,” Courtley, who now owns and operates Victory Coffees, told Fox. “What’s important to you? Being able to freely express your opinions and your beliefs? Because if you can’t do that, I can’t think of anything more un-American than being afraid of expressing your opinion and if you express your opinion in that business.”
Courtley says it felt like he couldn’t fully express his “true core values” and “love for this country.”
Courtley went from serving as a Navy SEAL to Los Angeles, where he began getting work as