VRBO slammed for including Chrissy Teigen in new commercial

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VRBO has come under fire for including Chrissy Teigen in its new tear-jerker commercial.

The model has teamed up with husband John Legend on an ad for the vacation rental site, which aired during “The Voice” finale Monday night.

But VRBO was soon criticized for including Teigen in the emotional primetime spot after past tweets came to light where she allegedly harassed young women including Courtney Stodden and Lindsay Lohan.

Online critics — who allege that they were being blocked by VRBO on Twitter and Instagram, publishing screenshots of proof — pointed out that the site said it’s “A place for everyone leaves no room for hate. If you mistreat people, there’s no space for you on Vrbo. Everyone deserves to be where kindness rules.”

One user tweeted: “They went ahead with the commercial. They could have at least deleted her scenes.”

Another chimed in, “Oh Please- You are partnered with Chrissy Teigen- a grown woman who harassed a 16 year old kid to go and k*ll herself- spare us the fake compassion.”

A rental lister added, “My family and I use your service to list our property. We deserve better than you using @chrissyteigen as an ambassador. This issue negatively impacts our business. Please act now!”

VRBO has now turned off comments on the ad’s YouTube page.

Teigen and Legend were chosen as VRBO’s first family in residence ahead of the commercial, which shows real-life Americans being reunited following the pandemic -while Legend sings his version of Johnny Nash’s “I Can See Clearly Now.”

They appear alongside their two kids, Luna, 5, and Miles, 3, as well as Teigen’s mom, Pepper.

After Stodden revealed the alleged tweets earlier this month, a devastated Teigen, 35, apologized for her comments, saying, “Not a lot of people are lucky enough to be held accountable for all their past bulls–t in front of the entire world. I’m mortified and sad at who I used to be. I was an insecure, attention seeking troll.”

She continued, “I have worked so hard to give you guys joy and be beloved and the feeling of letting you down is nearly unbearable, truly. These were not my only mistakes and surely won’t be my last as hard as I try but god I will try!!”

A source close to Teigen told Page Six recently that the Twitter queen is holed up in Los Angeles with her family.

“She’s so raw and vulnerable … I don’t know if she can come back to social media,” the source said.

VRBO did not reply to calls for comment.

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