Throughout the Labor Day weekend, Cosby Show star, Geoffrey Owens, was the topic of discussion after a fan recorded him while on duty as a Trader Joe’s cashier. The Daily Mail initiated the job shaming posts that put social media into a frenzy. Nonetheless, Fox News picked up the story in which caught the attention of other popular actors who made it their business to highlight Owens efforts towards being a dedicated actor while still doing what it takes to take care of himself and his family.
After the social media uproar of negativity, Tyler Perry took to Twitter to offer Owens a job. Shortly after, Nicki Minaj took to her Queen Radio show to express her support of Owens. Nicki took to Instagram making a post about Owens that emphasized her disgust with the person who took the picture and pitched the story while also expressing her love and admiration for Owens and his role on the Cosby Show.
During her radio show, Nicki finally let fan know that she wanted to help Owens in any ay she can. She stated, “I personally want to donate on behalf of Queen Radio $25,000 to Geoffrey Owens. You know why? Imma tell you something. This man is a whole f**king legend in these streets.”
Read Nicki’s Instagram post below.
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WHO GOD BLESS NO MAN CAN CURSE!!!!!!!!!! When will y’all realize that you only curse YOURSELF when you try to humiliate & hurt people?!?!!! I wish I had a show, I’d do the same thing! But praise be to GOD that Mr. Tyler Perry & Queen OPRAH DOES have a show! A FEW SHOWS!!!!! 🙏🏽 the internet is so toxic & disgusting!!! This man is a whole LEGEND in these streets!!!! Major part of our child hood!!!! Barbz, find the person who took this pic & uploaded it to the internet. I just wanna talk. They don’t want us working in between our acting jobs, they want us on drugs & doing home invasions on THEIR HOMES!!!!!!! That’s when they’ll be SATISFIED!!!! This man minds his own business!!!! He’s not on the internet being messy & seeking attention. Someone GOT PAID for this photo!!!! I can’t wait for #QueenRadio this week. I’m giving #GeoffreyOwens a small token of our appreciation. We will NOT treat our own like this for a cpl of fucking laughs & memes! I CURSE everyone responsible. You JUST WATCH!!!!!