Peter Andre has addressed the ‘elephant within the room’ after the so-called Wagatha Christie trial, when Rebekah Vardy introduced up earlier feedback she made referring to the singer’s ‘chipolata’.
Throughout Vardy’s trial in opposition to fellow WAG Coleen Rooney – who she is suing for libel after being accused of leaking tales about her to the press, which she denies – a previous interview she gave about an alleged sexual encounter with Andre was introduced up.
Within the article, Vardy reportedly stated that Andre’s penis was like a ‘miniature chipolata’, with the singer later releasing a video on social media in response emphasising the significance of taking care of psychological well being and being type.
On Friday’s version of Free Girls, the Mysterious Girl singer joined the panel within the ITV studio to speak about his starring function in Grease on London’s West Finish.
Nonetheless, Kaye Adams informed him that she needed to ask him concerning the Wagatha Christie trial, significantly contemplating his identify has been making headlines in consequence.
‘Are you asking me to handle the elephant within the room?’ the 49-year-old requested light-heartedly, whereas additionally talking to Stacey Solomon, Judi Love and Nadia Sawalha.
Sawalha informed Andre how a lot she admired him for the video he posted on social media, describing it as ‘genuine and fashionable and vital in any case that point’.
‘I feel you’re completely proper, that it in all probability would have been very totally different if that had been any person speaking that approach a few girl,’ she added.
The previous I’m A Superstar… Get Me Out Of Right here! star defined that it wasn’t the comment itself that he discovered upsetting, however the truth that it’s been introduced up time and time once more.
‘On reflection on that, I feel it’s not the truth that one thing was stated, as a result of all of us say silly issues. It’s extra about the truth that one thing’s introduced up many times and many times,’ he stated.
‘In some unspecified time in the future you type of go, okay. That’s the one factor. It’s not even, it turns into extra than simply that. That’s simply, okay, all of us say silly issues, everybody does. I’m certain I’ve stated many silly issues in my life.’
Andre went on to emphasize how ‘scary’ he finds the character of on-line grooming on the trendy social media panorama, having shot a film with his son Junior concerning the risks the web can pose to youngsters.
Within the video recently shared on social media, he stated: ‘Suppose the way it feels if a person or if I had stated this about her anatomy or if a person stated one thing a few girl’s anatomy, made up one thing no matter, you should use your creativeness about saying one thing very unflattering, there could be outrage.
‘However as a result of it’s been stated about me, it’s been the butt of all jokes, I’ve taken it for 15 years.’
Free Girls airs weekdays from 12.30pm on ITV.
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