Actor Omari Hardwick Has a Few Choice Words for People Calling His Wife Ugly

Social media can be an ugly place at times, especially when you’re a celebrity.

Actor Omari Hardwick and Jennifer Pfautch in 2010
Actor Omari Hardwick and Jennifer Pfautch in 2010 GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

On the heels of finishing up the first season of his Starz series, Power, Omari Hardwick faced a bit of a backlash on Twitter after a photo of his wife appeared online. Hardwick, who has been married to publicist Jennifer Pfautch since 2012, defended her when people on Twitter referred to Pfautch as ugly and looking like a man.

Several tweeters even added that a lot of the negative reaction came from black women once they found out Hardwick was married to a white woman.

Hardwick’s tweets about the criticism of his family pointed out that being a celebrity and being in the public’s watchful eyes isn’t something that comes easy: