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Christian Wilkins: Nine presenter asks ‘why is there always a headline’ when he wears a dress

Channel Nine presenter Belinda Russell has berated the Australian media for their apparent fascination with Christian Wilkins’ unique fashion sense.

Christian, who is known for wearing Traditionally feminine attire, such as red-carpet dresses, gained support from Belinda on Tuesday after he shared a photo of herself wearing a plunging gown at the Thor: Love and Thunder premiere in Sydney.

“Oops, I was wearing a #Pride dress again,” the 26-year-old socialite joked in the caption.

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Channel Nine presenter Belinda Russell (left) has berated the Australian media for their apparent fascination with Christian Wilkins’ (right) habit of wearing dresses on the red carpet

Belinda responded to his post, “And when isn’t that considered a headline?”

‘Apart from the fact that you’re always looking [fire emoji] who always earns a cup. Not because you’re wearing a dress,” added the Weekend Today host, who works with Christian’s father, entertainment reporter Richard Wilkins.

It comes after Christian lashed out at a Twitter troll who criticized him for wearing a dress at the recent TV Week Logie Awards.

Christian received Belinda's support on Tuesday after he shared a photo of himself in a plunging dress at the Sydney premiere of Thor: Love and Thunder (pictured).

Christian received Belinda’s support on Tuesday after he shared a photo of himself in a plunging dress at the Sydney premiere of Thor: Love and Thunder (pictured). “Oops, I was wearing a #Pride dress again,” the 26-year-old socialite joked in the caption

Belinda responded to his post,

Belinda responded to his post, “And when isn’t that considered a headline?”

Weekend Today host Belinda teams up with Christian's father Richard Wilkins at Channel Nine.  (Pictured LR: Richard, Belinda, Jayne Azzopardi and Charles Croucher at the Logie Awards)

Weekend Today host Belinda teams up with Christian’s father Richard Wilkins at Channel Nine. (Pictured LR: Richard, Belinda, Jayne Azzopardi and Charles Croucher at the Logie Awards)

Anonymous user @SaraVic333 tweeted “it’s not normal” for men to wear women’s clothes last Tuesday, before adding: “STOP normalizing this bulls**t!!!”

Christian responded on Twitter by mocking the way some people react hysterically to men who like to wear dresses.

‘What is happening to the world!!!! Masculinity is coming to an end!!! Burn everything!!’ he tweeted with lavish support from his followers.

hristian is known for wearing traditionally feminine clothing.  He is pictured at the QUEER: Stories From The NGV Collection premiere in March 2022

hristian is known for wearing traditionally feminine clothing. He is pictured at the QUEER: Stories From The NGV Collection premiere in March 2022

It comes after Christian lashed out at a Twitter troll who criticized him for wearing a dress at the recent TV Week Logie Awards.  He was pictured in a white dress on the red carpet of Logies earlier this month

It comes after Christian lashed out at a Twitter troll who criticized him for wearing a dress at the recent TV Week Logie Awards. He was pictured in a white dress on the red carpet of Logies earlier this month

Anonymous user @SaraVic333 tweeted 'it's not normal' for men to wear women's clothes, before adding: 'STOP normalizing this bulls**t!!!'  Christian responded Wednesday by mocking the way some people react hysterically to men who like to wear dresses

Anonymous user @SaraVic333 tweeted ‘it’s not normal’ for men to wear women’s clothes, before adding: ‘STOP normalizing this bulls**t!!!’ Christian responded Wednesday by mocking the way some people react hysterically to men who like to wear dresses

The Twitter user who criticized Christian also seems to have pretty strong views on Covid vaccines and “freedom of speech.”

Their bio says, ‘You can try to silence me, but it only makes me Louder! Fearless and fearless. Conservative,” followed by three emojis of the Australian flag.

Fortunately, Christian had many followers.

However, Christian had many followers, with fans praising him for embracing a proud feminine look rather than the traditional tuxedo preferred by men on the red carpet.

However, Christian had many followers, with fans praising him for embracing a proud feminine look rather than the traditional tuxedo preferred by men on the red carpet.

Many fans praised the Filthy Rich and Homeless star for embracing a feminine look instead of the traditional tuxedo that men prefer on the red carpet.

“She’s so mad that you’re prettier than her and can take off a dress she absolutely couldn’t… jealous IS a disease,” one Twitter user wrote.

“I think you’re a fantastic role model,” added another.

Christian's father Richard (right) also praised his son for expressing his unique style at the Logies, writing on Instagram:

Christian’s father Richard (right) also praised his son for expressing his unique style at the Logies, writing on Instagram: “To anyone who dares to suggest that I am in any way ‘ashamed’ of my son Christian… …for whatever reason… You’re wrong!;

Christian’s father Richard has since praised his son for expressing his unique style at the Logies.

“To anyone who dares to suggest that I am somehow ‘ashamed’ of my son Christian…for whatever reason…You are wrong!” wrote the Nine presenter on Instagram last week.

‘I couldn’t be prouder!! He is an exceptional human being who will leave his mark on the world long after his adversaries are gone. I love you unconditionally,” he added.

He spoke about his experimental style in an interview with Body + Soul last year and admitted that he would proudly wear

He spoke about his experimental style in an interview with Body + Soul last year and admitted that he would proudly wear “pink glitter over my eyes” when he had an office job at Channel Nine. He is pictured at the ELVIS Sydney premiere in June 2022

He spoke about his experimental style in an interview with Body + Soul last year.

“I remember I used to work at Channel Nine, just doing marketing and some days I would go in with pink glitter all over my eyes. And they’d say, ‘Why are you wearing pink glitter?” he said.

“I’d say, ‘Because I woke up and was a little sad today, and I felt like it was pink glitter eyeshadow day.’ I’ve always gone into makeup with that ethos.

“If you want to wear it, if you want to do eyes and lips, who tells you you can only do one? Do it! Do what makes you feel good.’

“I remember I used to work at Channel Nine, just doing marketing and some days I would go in with pink glitter all over my eyes.  And they'd say, 'Why are you wearing pink glitter?'' he said.  He is pictured at the No Time To Die Sydney premiere in November 2021

“I remember I used to work at Channel Nine, just doing marketing and some days I would go in with pink glitter all over my eyes. And they’d say, ‘Why are you wearing pink glitter?” he said. He is pictured at the No Time To Die Sydney premiere in November 2021

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