Iain Lee is accused Rebekah Vardy of being ‘a bully, a liar and a manipulator.’
The broadcaster claimed in a Twitter on Tuesday said he had been contacted to take part in an interview on “how Rebekah Vardy is so courageous in promoting mental health”.
Revealing his reasons for rejecting the request, Iain reminded his followers of their time together during the 2017 series. I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here, which saw Becky, 40, accused of harassing Iain, 48.
Non-fan: Iain Lee accused Rebekah Vardy of being a “bully, liar and manipulator”
“I just had an interview to talk about how Rebekah Vardy is so brave to promote mental health … she helped me to be f ** re miserable and isolated in the jungle … so, that’s my permission,” Iain. tweeted.
He later shared his response to the outlet that asked for the interview, which read, “I feel like I have to explain my refusal.”
– I don’t know if you saw any of I’m a Celebrity when I was there. Vardy was a bully, a liar and a manipulator. She was part of a team that targeted me and spent much of my time there in misery. ‘
An old enemy: The broadcaster claimed on Tuesday that he had been contacted to take part in an interview on “how Rebekah Vardy is so brave to promote mental health”
‘Her first comment to me was‘ I think you’re a little a ** t ’. She encouraged people not to talk and left me isolated (except for two campers who were not accepted by her). ‘
– When she left the camp, she told lies about me. She bullied my sister who stayed in Australia and told her ‘in my world, men don’t cry’. ‘
‘Part of me hopes that your email is a ruse to get an interview from me, which I think is about her bravery and the ones you come up with to do it about her bullying and downplaying.’
No thanks: Revealing his reasons for rejecting the request, Iain reminded his followers of the 2017 series of I’m A Celeb, which saw Becky, 40, accused of harassing Iain, 48.
Strong words: He later shared his response with the outlet, who asked for the interview, which read: “I feel I have to explain my refusal.”
‘I hope the latter is correct because if you try to show her as an ambassador for mental health, I’m afraid you couldn’t be further from the truth.’
A spokesperson for Rebekah was contacted by MailOnline for comment.
During the 2017 I’m A Celebrity series, Vardy vehemently denied harassing allegations and wept as she insisted she was not targeting the broadcaster as part of a gang.
The WAG stated that she was not a “leader” – but was slapped by fans who caught her sharing a secret handshake with Amir Khan and Dennis Wise after Iain was voted out.
While footage for the Coming Out show Rebekah appeared after the third vote away and Iain Lee’s theme was first on the agenda. Her father Charles said to her after she left, ‘You’re right about that, I know what you mean.’
Stressful times: During the 2017 series of I’m A Celebrity, Vardy vehemently denied harassing claims and cried while insisting that she was not targeting the broadcaster as part of a gang.
Rebekah replied: ‘He can cut the mood in camp in seconds. It’s a shame he feels like he has to be like that, but who knows what he’s going through is hard to guess.
When a phone call to her management team revealed that she had been accused of bandaging him, she was in tears in her father’s arms.
Surprised, she said: ‘You know what, I was the one who was most helpful to him. A bully? I’ve never been a bully in my whole life. ‘
Gang: The WAG stated that she was not a “leader” – but was slapped by fans who caught her sharing a secret handshake with Amir Khan and Dennis Wise after Iain was voted out.
Days after the show ended Iain denied being “bullied” but said he was “abandoned and scared” by his co-stars.
The comedian, who openly struggled with his mental health problems during the show, also blamed “hunger” and “increased emotions” for the rising tensions in camp.
Speaking on his talkRADIO show in 2019 about his famously strained relationship with Jamie Vardy’s wife, the broadcaster confessed that he found the WAG “unpleasant”.
‘I didn’t agree with Rebecca [in the jungle]. I found her very dark … I got very dark energy from her, ‘he explained. ‘The first thing she said to me was,’ I thought you were a real king. ‘
Tears: When a phone call to her management team revealed that she had been charged with bandaging against him, she was in tears in her father’s arms.
He continued: ‘I found her utterly unpleasant. It’s no secret that she and Jamie Lomas were my favorites. ‘
He also claimed that Rebekah was bad to her sister and “called her” to her room after she was thrown out of the jungle.
Rebekah recently faced her fellow WAG, Coleen Rooney in a court case with the verdict of Judge Steyn, who presided over the proceedings, expected at a later date.
The two WAGs opposed it in the Court of Appeal after Rebekah claimed that Coleen had slandered her by claiming that she was leaking personal stories about her to the press, an accusation made in a bombshell poster by Mrs Rooney on 19 October 2019.
A difficult time: The comedian, who openly struggled with his mental health problems during the show, also blamed “hunger” and “increased emotions” for the growing tensions in camp.