Zoe Laverne is a 19-year-old TikTok star who has more than 17 million fans on the app. She mainly posted lip-sync, dance, and comedy videos. In addition, she also answered questions for fans through vlog-like videos as well. Through TikTok, it looked like she was definitely building her brand at a decent clip.
In August 2020, she had more than 16.8 million TikTok followers, more than 27 thousand followers on Twitter, 2.9 million followers on Instagram, and 449,000 subscribers on YouTube. So, she was definitely on the more popular side of things in regard to TikTok and was growing on other platforms as well.
Recently, Twitter users have accused Zoe Laverne of allegedly grooming a 13-year-old fan, Connor Joyce. Joyce regularly appears alongside her in her TikToks. In addition, she was also accused of having an inappropriate relationship with Joyce. The backlash started when the Instagram account of Laverne’s ex-boyfriend, Cody Orlove, was reportedly hacked.
Zoe Laverne has been accused of kissing an underage fan and inappropriate behaviour after multiple videos surfaced of the TikTok star. In case you don’t know, Zoe is a TikToker and YouTuber. She started out on Musical.ly and she currently has over 17 million followers, and a pretty large fanbase.
Following the release of the video, there was an immediate and intense backlash against Laverne. Many users have reacted to the video with disapproval and outrage saying that the relationship between the two never sat right with them to begin with. More importantly, they hope that Connor Joyce can be safely removed from the situation as well.
Laverne, herself, has denied the allegations. While other fans are saying that the evidence could have been faked in some way. Laverne’s TikTok and Twitter accounts are both active. Though she hasn’t posted on her TikTok in days and her Twitter account has been inactive since Aug. 2020.