Leah Remini says ‘Aftermath’ Season 2 will go after ‘abusive practices’ of Scientology

Actress Leah Remini has a pretty big year thanks to the girl recent promotion to a series regular on the show Kevin Can Wait around. However , the star has a 2nd show running in tandem with the sitcom, and the subject matter is a lot more serious.

Subsequent her nine-year run on CBS The particular King of Queens, Reminis user profile dipped a with just a few unsuccessful sitcoms and a run on The Speak. Her star rose again whenever she turned her views upon Scientology into a TV show . The particular 47-year-old actress spent most of the girl life in the Church of Scientology before having a very public divided from it in 2013. Last year, the girl debuted Leah Remini: Scientology as well as the Aftermath. The series gained plenty of acclaim for featuring stories regarding people, like herself, who state they were shunned from the church. Undeterred, she recently told The Hollywood Media reporter that Season two of the show, which premieres Aug 15, will take a step into the world of activism. She claimed how the new episodes will shine a mild on what she calls, the harassing practices of Scientology.


Whenever asked about these abusive practices, Remini shares some graphic details about exactly what she says the churchs perspective is on such things as molestation.

Scientology plan dictates that children are grown women and men in little bodies. They think a 7-year-old girl should not shiver at being passionately kissed. Absolutely in Dianetics, ” she states, referencing church founder L. Ron Hubbard’s 1950 book. If you sign up for the Sea Org [a clergy class with a nautical heritage] as a child, your parents give you to Scientology. Children are treated as team. They are assets. And if a child will be molested, that child and/or mother or father cannot go to the police, because they have against policy. They handle this in Scientology. They will usually accept the molester in and give them religious ‘auditing, ‘ or counseling. inch

The particular star says that, with the girl work on Season 2, she expectations to cause enough of a mix to warrant some kind of federal analysis into the church and its practices.