The Apprentice

The Apprentice

The Apprentice's Lottie Lion blasts BBC and says she's not racist

The Apprentice's Lottie Lion blasts BBC and says she's not racist amid anxiety battle


The Apprentice 's Lottie Lion blasts BBC and says she's not racist amid anxiety battle

Lottie has spoken out to defend herself against damning claims she is a racist, transphobic and homophobic amid her own mental health battle

Lottie has caused a stir this series with her appearance for her controversial moves such as when she fired Carina Lepore from her role as sub team leader during a task.

Lottie slammed the BBC aftercare as she insisted there was nothing the broadcaster could do after ruining her reputation.

Drama escalated off-screen as Lottie told rival candidate Lubna Farhan, who has Pakistani heritage, to "shut up, Gandhi" in a Whatsapp group.

She explained she was responding to a Mahatma Gandhi quote about her and the comment was nothing to do with her race.

She added: “I have struggled for quite a long time. When it came out and Lubna decided to villainise me it had such a huge impact on me. I was prescribed anti-anxiety and antidepressant medication, which I have been on in the past.”

The librarian, who will propose a ladies' club for her business plan, cleared up the upset over claims she was transphobic.

The BBC told The Mirror in response: "The wellbeing of the candidates that take part in The Apprentice is of paramount importance, and we have a thorough and robust duty of care protocol in place which includes an experienced network of support for Candidates before, during and after filming - including making support available at a location convenient to them.

Read more: Mirror Celeb

Another one citing her 'mental health battle'......

Kid Rock Bails on Detroit Restaurant After Oprah Rant, Al Sharpton RespondsKid Rock's saying good riddance to the city of Detroit for labeling him a racist. This is what you call SPIN, kids... just looking out for ya. SO WHAT! IT’S CALLED FREEDOM OF SPEECH! GOSH CRYBABIES & THEIR FEELINGS 😭😢😭!! Detroit’s reply*

Waka Flocka Flame Says Gabrielle Union 'AGT' Firing Racist, Wants BoycottWaka Flocka Flame says 'AGT' firing Gabrielle Union was clearly racist. I'm way ahead of ya, Waka. Wait wait wait abc literally has a show call black ish and he wants to boycott the companies. Okay they hired her in the first place. Then fired her cause she is black? This is insanity. racecard

Demi Lovato Shut Down Rumors That She’s Using Drugs & Alcohol After Her Relapse.DemiLovato is not here for the rumors that she's using again.

Divina De Campo Breaks Every Fourth Wall in Hilarious 'A Drag Race Song' VideoDrag star Divina De Campo may not have taken home the crown on RuPaul's Drag Race UK, but she's definitely winning over the hearts of the people with her latest music video. Divinadecampo It better be all whistle tone Divinadecampo What are these walls? And why are there four? This title is sensationalized and makes no sense. Divinadecampo Not a good video, was not worth doing as doesn’t give you good PR. We know you are talented and stick you what your good at. Performing- not cheap videos XxX

Tana Mongeau Confirmed She’s Dating Noah Cyrus and Twitter Is Here for ItTana Mongeau confirmed she's dating Noah Cyrus in a new vlog. She's in an open relationship with her husband, Jake Paul.

Winter Love Island's 'contestants' from Katie Price's ex to Apprentice starFrom Katie Price's toyboy ex-boyfriend to a fired Apprentice star, TV bosses have an enviable black book of contacts Why can’t they just cast the normal people they ask to vote every season? It seems pointless applying when they approach the people they want ! Katie Price ex? That could be anyone

Write Comment

Thank you for your comment.
Please try again later.

Latest News


06 December 2019, Friday News

Previous news

Jac Jossa and Dan Osborne's murky start to romance as he blasts latest claims

Next news

Khloe Kardashian rehashes Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods drama with epic rant