Giannulli, a social media
influencer whose parents were convicted in the college admissions scandal
, reacted to a dig at her and her mother Lori Loughlin
on the latest season of "Gossip Girl
Giannulli posted a TikTok
video from an episode of the HBO Max
series "Gossip Girl" with a few of the characters commenting on the college admissions scandal over the weekend. Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli pleaded guilty to paying bribes to get both of their daughters admitted to the University
of Southern California
as rowing recruits.
“You as a loser
are bad for business
,” one character says, while another claims, “I didn't lose anything.”
The jab at Olivia Jade and Lori Loughlin comes a split second later: "And everything will be fine
as long as you win. Olivia Jade gained followers when her mother went to jail
Giannulli's TikTok video shows her beneath the clip, saying, "No, I didn't."
In the caption, she repeated her remark.
@oliviajadeg no, I didn't
After her parents were arrested in the admissions scam in 2019, Giannulli withdrew from public view as a beauty influencer and popular YouTuber, and she lost numerous brand deals, including partnerships with Sephora and HP.
Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli were two of the scheme's high-profile defendants, and they fought the charges for months before pleading guilty.
Loughlin served two months in prison
before being released
in December 2020, while Giannulli served five months before being released in April