YouTube confirms it picked kids featured in Harris video https://t.co/wKJZH8GaOy #NASA The children auditioned for the role and were paid for their participation. So much for finding actual kids actually interested in actual space exploration. #BuildBackBetter #NASA pic.twitter.com/OP6ykkyymz— NASA Watch (@NASAWatch) October 12, 2021
Kamala Harris slammed for using child actors in bizarre space video, NY Post
"All five of them are actors," Carlo Bernardino, whose 13-year-old son Trevor was one of the youngsters taking part, told the Washington Examiner. "He's a child actor -- he's been trying to do this type of thing for a while. And so he has a manager and an agent in LA and they send him castings."
Children in Kamala Harris's NASA video were paid actors, Yahoo
"The Vice President's office did not select the kids who participated in the YouTube Originals special," a White House official told the Washington Examiner. A YouTube spokesperson told the Hill that "compensation was handled the same way as it is for all of our other YouTube Originals shows."
VP Harris Kicks Off World Space Week And NASA Ignores Her (Update), earlier post