'West Side Story' Star Rachel Zegler: Rittenhouse Verdict 'the Epitome of White Privilege'

'West Side Story' Star Rachel Zegler: Rittenhouse Verdict 'the Epitome of White Privilege'


Actress Rachel Zegler, the star of Steven Spielberg’s upcoming remake of West Side Story, says the not guilty verdict in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial “is the epitome of white privilege” and an indictment of the United States as a whole.

“[K]yle rittenhouse being acquitted on all charges after such heinous heinous crimes is the epitome of white privilege and exactly what is wrong with this godforsaken country,” Zegler wrote Friday on social media.

kyle rittenhouse being acquitted on all charges after such heinous heinous crimes is the epitome of white privilege and exactly what is wrong with this godforsaken country.

— rachel zegler (she/her/hers) (@rachelzegler) November 19, 2021

About an hour before her tweet, the Kyle Rittenhouse trial came to a close after a jury

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