Miles Teller says he is vaccinated and has ‘been for some time’

Miles Teller says he is vaccinated.

“I don’t usually feel the need to address rumors on here but I am vaccinated and have been for a while,” he wrote Tuesday on social media. “The only thing I’m anti is hate.”

Yahoo Entertainment has clarified with the 34-year-old Whiplash actor’s rep that he means vaccinated in opposition to COVID.

Teller’s vaccination standing has been a buzzy matter for months, however the matter was stirred up Monday when Taylor Swift‘s new “I Bet You Think About Me” video, directed by Blake Lively, dropped. 

Teller has a starring function and is thisclose to fan fave Swift in it, re-raising questions on social media about his vaccine standing.

That’s as a result of over the summer time and into early fall, rumors swirled that Teller hadn’t been vaccinated.

In late July, a undertaking Teller stars in — Paramount+’s The Offer, a restricted collection concerning the making of The Godfather — shut down manufacturing as a result of somebody examined optimistic for COVID.

Soon after, the Daily Mail reported that Teller was behind the shutdown.

“Miles Teller is not vaccinated,” a set supply reportedly instructed the tabloid. “He wouldn’t even get the test. Now he’s brought the virus to the set and the whole set had to shut down.”

At the time, his rep denied it, saying, “Your facts are incorrect,” however not elaborating. 

Soon after, the Hollywood Reporter‘s story Hollywood Battle Lines Emerge in Simmering Vaccine War referenced The Offer shutdown — although no person was named.

Talking about “productions descending into chaos” as a result of vaccine mandates not being in place, it stated that “was the case on Paramount+’s The Offer, which shut down production in late July due to a Zone A COVID-19 positive. That positive person was publicly identified as a series star who was said to be unvaccinated. Sources tell THR that the stoppage resulted in a $6 million loss for the limited series about the making of The Godfather. (A Paramount+ rep counters that the figure was below $6 million.)”

Swift’s new video actually blew issues up although on Monday. Her alternative of video co-star was dissected — and Teller’s friendship with Aaron Rodgers, who’s been in the course of his personal headline-making vaccine controversy this month, did not precisely assist so far as the rising hypothesis. Teller’s put up adopted quickly after.