Dance Moms resident dance instructor Abby Lee Miller wants out. Miller made the announcement on her Instagram account. The Abby Lee Dance Company (ALDC) owner said that she doesn’t have a problem working with kids. Rather, it’s the “manipulation and disrespect” that she can no longer stand.
Abby Lee Miller Says Goodbye To Dance Moms
Abby Lee Miller quits Lifetime’s reality show, Dance Moms. CBS News reports that Miller informed the public of her decision through her Instagram account. The show’s resident dance instructor shared a photo of her happy crew when she made the announcement this week.
A portion of Miller’s caption said that she will “no longer take part in Dance Moms.” Moreover, the instructor revealed that she had to “ask, beg and demand creative credit” for all the ideas she incorporated in the show. This scenario happened to her for the past six years.
Moreover, Miller said that she does not have a problem working with kids. She went on to say that she even dedicated her life in “making other people’s children successful.” At the end of her post, a portion of Miller’s caption reads: I JUST HAVE A PROBLEM WITH BEING MANIPULATED, DISRESPECTED, AND USED – DAY IN AND DAY OUT BY MEN WHO NEVER TOOK A DANCE LESSON IN THEIR LIVES AND TREAT WOMEN LIKE DIRT!
The majority of children that follow me may be fast asleep, however now is the critical time to make the following statement: I WILL NO LONGER TAKE PART IN DANCE MOMS. FOR THE PAST SIX YEARS/ SEVEN SEASONS I HAVE ASKED, BEGGED, AND EVEN DEMANDED CREATIVE CREDIT FOR ALL THE IDEAS, AWARD WINNING ROUTINES, THEMES, AND COSTUMING – TO NO AVAIL! TODAY, I WAS SO PROUD THAT I WENT AGAINST THE PRODUCER'S IDEA (ONCE AGAIN) TO ENTER A COMMAND PERFORMANCE OF ONE OF MY FAVORITE NUMBERS… "WHERE HAVE ALL THE CHILDREN GONE?" ALONG WITH THREE BEAUTIFUL SOLOS! I don't have a problem working with any kid, I love children and have dedicated my life to making other people's children successful! I JUST HAVE A PROBLEM WITH BEING MANIPULATED, DISRESPECTED, AND USED – DAY IN AND DAY OUT BY MEN WHO NEVER TOOK A DANCE LESSON IN THEIR LIVES AND TREAT WOMEN LIKE DIRT! #dancemoms #season7 #ALDC #aldcalways #newbeginnings #aldcla #alllovedancecourage
The outlet notes that Dance Moms’ network, Lifetime declined to comment about Miller’s Instagram post. On the other hand, Fox News reports that an insider reveals that the instructor’s “latest temper tantrum” is nothing new for the network.
Furthermore, the insider said that Miller does this kind of rant “all the time.” The latter report notes that the network’s executives still plans to air Dance Moms Season 7 filmed episodes despite the instructor’s announcement.
Abby Lee Miller’s Fraud Case Update
Miller’s issue with Lifetime’s executives is just one of the many problems she has to face. The outlet notes that on May 8 or 9, the ALDC owner will know whether she needs to serve her sentence behind bars or not. The source notes that Miller pleaded guilty to various charges of fraud and violating currency reporting laws last June 27.
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Prior to this, the publication reports that federal prosecutors want Miller to serve a couple of years in prison for her fraud charges. Miller’s lawyers noted that since their client is a first-time offender, she should get a probation for the fraud charges filed against her.
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