Victoria Justice Breaks Her Silence About Her “complex” Working Relationship with Dan Schneider - Latest Global News

Victoria Justice Breaks Her Silence About Her “complex” Working Relationship with Dan Schneider

View gallery

Photo credit: Getty Images

Victoria Justice opens up about her “complex” relationship with the former Nickelodeon producer Dan Schneider. Two months later Quiet on the set: The dark side of children’s television aired on Investigation Discovery, the Victorious The 31-year-old graduate opened up about her experience working with Schneider in a new interview published on Wednesday, May 15.

“I don’t condone any of his behavior,” Justice emphasized Marie Claire, before adding: “Ultimately, my relationship with Dan is very complex: I met him when I was 12 years old and he is the person who gave me this big break. “He completely changed my life. Most likely I wouldn’t be where I am today if it wasn’t for him and if he saw something in me. I will always be grateful for that.”

The previous Zoey 101 The performer also noted Schneider’s apology, in which he admitted to regretting his past behavior while working on various Nickelodeon sets.

“After seeing his apology, I think he realizes that he did a lot of things wrong,” Justice said, adding, “And I think if he could go back in a time machine, he would do a lot of things differently. Still, Justice noted that she is “definitely one of the people on this list” to whom Schneider owes an apology.

Dan Schneider and Victoria Justice
Dan Schneider and Victoria Justice on the set of “Victorious” (Getty Images)

Justice made a big breakthrough Zoey 101before finally landing the role of Tori Vega in the Nickelodeon series Victorious. Schneider served as a producer on both shows.

When addressing the Quiet on set In the docuseries, Justice pointed out that Schneider had a “very big ego” when working on the network’s teen sitcoms. In addition, the actress felt that she was “treated unfairly” at times while working with Schneider.

“It was very clear in the documentary that Dan had a very large ego, and at times that ego clouded his better judgment and influenced the way he treated people,” Justice noted. “And there were times when I felt like I was being treated unfairly.”

When appearing on Quiet on setSeveral former Nickelodeon cast and crew members accused Schneider of creating a toxic work environment. Schneider then filed a lawsuit against the manufacturers of the ID card. He then responded to the allegations in a statement AND! News.

“There is no doubt that I have been a poor leader at times,” Schneider admitted in his statement. “I sincerely apologize and regret this behavior, and I will continue to accept responsibility for it. I have no objection to anyone highlighting my failures as a boss, but it is wrong to lead millions of people to the false conclusion that I was in any way involved in heinous acts such as those committed by child predators.”

Sharing Is Caring:

Leave a Comment