I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Right here! viewers have accused Boy George of “hypocrisy” just after the Lifestyle Club singer took aim at fellow campmate Scarlette Douglas for inquiring about his criminal conviction and the time he spent in prison.
In 2009 George was sentenced to 15 months imprisonment just after getting charged with the assault and false imprisonment of a male escort Audun Carlsen, but was produced for great actions in four months.
On Wednesday’s edition of the ITV present, George accused the A Put In The Sunshine presenter of inquiring “inappropriate” concerns following she quizzed him about the circumstance, which did not go down perfectly with numerous viewers.
While chatting in camp, Scarlette asked: “What occurred with you BG and some male in handcuffs and a radiator?”
To which George rapidly replied: “Which is not accurate.”
The singer included: “Handcuffs is genuine but the radiator bit wasn’t accurate, but thanks for bringing it up”, and afterwards explained factors of the story as “folklore”.
Talking in the Bush Telegraph after the conversation, George explained: “Scarlett blatantly talked about my court case.
“I imagined it was inappropriate what she did, really. I considered she shouldn’t have claimed what she claimed to me.
“And I considered I managed it truly effectively as it is a large sore position for me when individuals say things like that.”
On the other hand, viewers ended up less than impressed with George’s response and took to Twitter to slam his “double specifications” and protect Scarlett.
In the course of his chat with Scarlette, George denied beating Carlsen, indicating: “If I defeat someone up there would be photos.
“And there were being none, for the reason that it did not come about.
“But I did do a single matter. I did handcuff him, yeah. Because I would handcuffed the person I might presently assaulted him. So, when I explained ‘I did it’, I thought, I will convey to the reality they are going to enable me go property.
“I went to jail for four months. I was on tag for four months as very well.”
“Handcuffs is legitimate but the radiator bit wasn’t accurate, but thanks for bringing it up.”
He then included that the folks in jail “liked me” and “basically thanked me when I remaining”.
In the identical episode, George also accused Scarlett of “shutting” him down immediately after he tried to have interaction former well being secretary Matt Hancock in a discussion.
George told the former MP that he considered Scarlett was making an attempt to “help save” him following she interrupted the pair’s dialogue to question the former MP about her socks.
Talking about the trade in the Bush Telegraph, the singer explained: “I just recognized in some cases when I start a debate with Matt, Scarlett arrives in and kind of shuts me down a little bit or attempts to modify the topic.
“I do not know whether Scarlett’s bought political aspirations. But sorry, I’m just not going to end conversing. I will say what I want.
Talking about the trade in the Bush Telegraph, Matt mentioned: “I seem to be to have a trial whether I go out on an official demo or stay in camp.
“But most of the discussions are definitely interesting and I really like a debate anyway, so which is high-quality.”
Comedian Seann Walsh, who joined the exhibit with the politician as a late arrival very last 7 days, also shared his feelings, indicating: “Boy George is the firework in the jungle.
“It’s definitely hilarious. He will not care.
Later George spoke to Seann about the trade whilst the pair were at the Creek.
“She (Scarlett) kind of shut me down and she’s done it a handful of occasions,” George reported.
“Matt is a developed adult and he can reply me. I am not going to be shut down.
“If you don’t want to speak about anything appealing, which is your trouble. It definitely annoyed me due to the fact it truly is occurred about a few or four occasions.
“I do not know irrespective of whether it truly is deliberate… It truly is a weird point. Are we heading to sit below and converse about biscuits all working day?
Elsewhere in the episode, Chris Moyles took portion in his 2nd Bushtucker Trial, Boiling Point, which observed the radio presenter attempt to launch stars making use of a very small spanner.
Right after having difficulties by way of the obstacle, the noticeably distressed DJ managed to secure just a single out of a possible 11 stars.
I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Listed here! proceeds on ITV at 9pm.