This is just cruel and messed up. To prank a thirteen year old girl about something so sensitive on Mother’s Day is gross – especially who they surprised her with.

Daily Mail – A TV prank in which a 13-year-old girl was fooled into thinking she was going to be reunited with her mom, but met a man in drag instead, has been slammed by social media users.

Singer Autumn Allen, who moved to Cambodia with her dad when she was six, leaving her mother behind, was invited on to the MyTV variety show Penh Chet Ort (Like It Or Not) and told she would meet her mother.

On the show, a Mother’s Day Special, a tearful Autumn told the presenters that meeting her mother again would be a ‘dream come true’. 

Eventually, however, it was cross-dressing comedian Chuop Rolin who appeared on stage, not Autumn’s mother, The Phnom Penh Post reported.

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