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Boston News Anchor, Alaina Pinto, Tweeted That She Got Fired For A Cameo Appearance In Adam Sandler’s “Hubie Halloween”

Boston News Anchor, Alaina Pinto, Tweeted That She Got Fired For A Cameo Appearance In Adam Sandler's "Hubie Halloween"
Source: IndieWire

Alaina Pinto, a Boston news anchor, got fired this week and announced it on the social media. She worked at WHDH Channel 7 News Boston. However, after she cameoed in Sandler’s recent Netflix original comedy, “Hubie Halloween,” she had to face the consequences.

Alaina Pinto, A Boston News Anchor, Got Fired For Violating Her Contract Unintentionally

Pinto also added that she did this mistakingly. It turned out that she accidentally violated her contract. Alaina Pinto served in Fox Local 44 and ABC Local 22 before joining 7 News Boston in December 2016.

“Hi, Friends! I have some news to share. Earlier this week I was let go from 7 News. I am posting this because I want to be open and honest with all of you,” said Pinto in her tweet. She further added that how she got fired for participating in a cameo. The anchor did mention that she violated her contract but did so unintentionally.

Alaina continued, “I understand why management, unfortunately, chose to terminate me. I am deeply disappointed and saddened, and I hoped this would not be how things evolved.” She then thanked her viewers, supporters and colleagues. Pinto admitted how reporting an even every morning was an honour for her.

The Anchor Also Has A Brief Appearance In The Movie, Dresses Like Harley Quin

Alaina Pinto also has a brief appearance in “Hubie Halloween”. She will be seen as a morning anchor on fictional Channel 4 Morning News. Interestingly, her Harley Quin costume caught the attention. Also, the other reporters will dress similarly to DC Comics character.

“Hubie Halloween” has broken records on Netflix after its release on October 7. It has been the most-watched film on Netflix since its debut.

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