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Deadline Hollywood reports:

Mighty Ducks franchise star Emilio Estevez is speaking out about the circumstances surrounding his departure from Disney+’s series Mighty Ducks: Game Changers ahead of its second season.

In the lengthy response to Deadline’s November 5 story about Estevez not returning to the hockey-themed series, the actor says that the exit was a result of “nothing more than a good old fashioned contract dispute” as well as “a myriad of creative differences.”

Estevez makes his position on Covid vaccinations clear by stressing, “I am not anti-vaxx,” adding that “simply put, I am anti-bully” and telling Mighty Ducks franchise fans that “I am as disappointed as you are” about leaving the show.

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