YouTube star Olivia Jade Giannulli, daughter of Lori Loughlin, one of the highest profile celebrities in the ‘college cheating scandal’ is accused of having known about her parents’ scheme to buy her way into the University of Southern California. A new report claims that she would have stopped it if she knew they’d get caught, according to a new report.
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Citing an unnamed source, People magazine said: “She would have never gone along with it if she thought this would happen.”
“Her thing is that she trusted her parents.”
The 19-year-old daughter of actor Lori Loughlin and designer Mossimo Giannulli, who is a well-known social media influencer, now “just wants to figure out how to rebuild her brand” after losing endorsement deals with TRESemmé and Sephora in the wake of the scandal.
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“Olivia is still distraught and embarrassed. She hasn’t been home much. She is very angry with her parents.”
“Olivia had her own life and business. She was always very driven and worked very hard to achieve what she had. This was her passion. She was honest about that she didn’t really care about school. But her business, she was always very serious about. She most certainly will find a way to start over again. She isn’t someone that gives up easily.”
According to the indictment, Lori Loughlin paid $500,000 to get Olivia Jade and her sister Isabella Rose Giannulli, into USC by creating a pretext they were recruits for crew. Both girls have not been seen at the campus sever ince Loughlin’s March arrest.