Drake Bell Receives Apology from Devon Werkheiser Following Controversial Remarks

In a surprising turn of events, former Nickelodeon star Devon Werkheiser has issued a heartfelt apology to Drake Bell after facing backlash for remarks made during a TikTok Live session.

Werkheiser, alongside his Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide co-stars Lindsey Shaw and Daniel Curtis, sparked controversy when they appeared to mock the allegations detailed in the docuseries “Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV.”

During the live stream, Werkheiser’s comment, “Give me your holes,” drew sharp criticism from fans, prompting Drake Bell himself to express dismay on social media.

Reacting to the incident, Bell tweeted, “Ned’s Declassless…this is wild…laugh it up guys…’Give me your h*les?!’ Really?!”

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Amidst the uproar, Werkheiser took to X, formerly known as Twitter, to extend a heartfelt apology to Bell and other Nickelodeon stars who may have felt offended by his remarks.

Expressing genuine remorse, Werkheiser acknowledged his lapse in judgment, admitting, “I was being an idiot today. No way around it.” He further emphasized his regret over discussing the sensitive topic without fully understanding its gravity.

The apology comes in the wake of Werkheiser’s reflection on the allegations raised in “Quiet on Set,” expressing solidarity with Bell and other actors who shared their experiences. He concluded his post by expressing disbelief over the lack of protection afforded to his fellow actors.

With Werkheiser’s apology, it appears that tensions between the former Nickelodeon stars may be easing, signaling a step towards reconciliation amidst a sensitive and complex issue.

Joanne Wells

Joanne Wells is a media journalist for ScreenNearYou. She reports on the inside conversations in Hollywood. Also, she loves pizza!

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