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Natasha Bure praises mom Candace Cameron for her faith, being ‘bold’ amid backlash

Natasha Bure stands up for her mother, Candace Cameron Bure, The “Fuller House” actress was criticized for her recent comments on bringing religion back into Christmas movies.

Natasha shared her “favorite thing” on Tuesday[s]about her mom on her Instagram Story, sharing a photo of the actress and her husband, Val Bure.

Natasha Bure posted her support for mom, Candace Cameron, on her Instagram Story.

Natasha Bure posted her support for mom, Candace Cameron, on her Instagram Story.
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Natasha wrote, “How much she loves Jesus and how strong she is in her faith.” “She’s bold. She’s kind. She’s very creative and she has the biggest heart. I look up to her in so many ways.”

“I love you @candacebure,” she ended the post.

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Candace Cameron Bure and Natasha Bure attend the 27th Annual Movieguide Awards Gala at Universal Hilton Hotel on February 8, 2019 in Universal City, California.

Candace Cameron Bure and Natasha Bure attend the 27th Annual Movieguide Awards Gala at Universal Hilton Hotel on February 8, 2019 in Universal City, California.
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“Full House” alum, who is now working on Great American Family as the network’s chief creative officer, recently talked about wanting to bring religion back into Christmas movies. The actress’ departure from Hallmark comes as the network attempts to add more diversity to its lineup.

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When asked by The Wall Street Journal if his new channel would feature any LGBTQ storylines, Cameron Bure said no.

“I think the great American family will center the traditional wedding,” she said.

Candace Cameron Bure leaves Hallmark Channel after working with the network for over a decade.

Candace Cameron Bure leaves Hallmark Channel after working with the network for over a decade.
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Hilarie Burton and Jojo Siwa condemned Cameron Bure’s statement. Burton called Cameron Bure “disgusting” on her Twitter, while Siva shared her thoughts on Instagram, writing, “This is rude and hurtful to an entire community of people,” she wrote.

Cameron Bure exited the Hallmark Channel in April. She worked with the network for more than a decade, previously starring in 10 holiday movies and 30 films for Hallmark’s Crown Media.

Jojo Siwa criticizes Candace Cameron Bure for her "harmful" notes.

JoJo Siwa slams Candace Cameron Bure for her “hurtful” comments.
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“My heart wants to tell stories that have more meaning and purpose and depth behind them,” she told the WSJ. “I knew that the people behind Great American Family were Christians who loved the Lord and wanted to promote faith programming and wholesome family entertainment.”

In a previous statement, Cameron Bure shared how his personal beliefs align with those of the Great American Family.

“I’m very excited to continue developing heartwarming family and faith-filled programming, and it’s the kind of stories my family and I love to watch,” he added.

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Lauryn Overholtz of Fox News Digital contributed to this report.