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Actress/dancer Julianne Hough criticized over 'Crazy Eyes' Halloween costume

Monday, October 28, 2013
Julianne Hough

Julianne Hough is taking heat over her Halloween costume (File photo, AP)

Orange is the new Black, but that doesn't mean it's okay for anyone to wear blackface; a lesson actress Julianne Hough had to learn the hard way.

The 25-year-old dressed as the character Crazy Eyes from the hit Netflix show and to get her costume just right, she darkened the skin on her face and neck.

Hough received a lot of criticism on social media for donning blackface and apologized on Twitter, saying it was never her intention to be disrespectful.

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