Rodner Figueroa

Raven Symoné Defends Univision Host Who Compared Michelle Obama to an Ape: ‘Some People Just Look Like Animals’

Remember last week when Rodner Figueroa was fired from Univision after comparing Michelle Obama to an ape from Planet of the Apes? It’ll probably go down as the one moment in his career he wished never happened. Surprisingly, he has a supporter in the form...

Univision Anchor Apologizes for Michelle Obama ‘Ape’ Comment

Fired Univision host Rodner Figueroa is now backpeddling on the Planet of the Apes comment he made about Michelle Obama. Figueroa penned an open letter to the first lady stating that he was only fired because a complaint came from someone in her office and that...

Univision Anchor Compared Michelle Obama to an Ape From “Planet of the Apes” & Got Fired

  Univision host Rodner Figueroa fashions himself a ‘fashionista’ and is known for his “Fashion Police” like commentary on Univsions’s El Gordo Y La Flaca. But now he’s known for being unemployed.  During Wednesday’s episode, make-up artist  Paolo Ballesteros joined the show to discuss how he...