Osher Gunsberg admits he lied to Abbie Chatfield during the finale of The Bachelor, when he knew Matt Agnew would leave her heartbroken.
Osher Gunsberg has admitted to lying to Abbie Chatfield during the final of The Bachelor in 2019.
The 48-year-old Channel Ten star confessed that he “knew 100 percent” that suitor Matt Agnew would prefer Chelsie McLeod over her during the final episode.
“I lied to you, and it’s the most blatant and most intense lie I’ve ever told,” he told Abbie on her radio show. Warm nights with Abbie Chatfield.
Osher Gunsberg (pictured) admitted he lied to Abbie Chatfield during the final of The Bachelor, when he knew her heart was going to be broken.
“I think probably in all my years of reality TV, when you stood in front of me in South Africa, I knew 100 percent what was going to happen and I lied to your face.”
Osher further explained, “It’s the hardest part of my job covering up the truth in an incredibly emotional moment, and I looked you in the eye and said, ‘He’s excited to see you.'”
“I’m incredibly sorry that I lied to you at the time, I was doing it for the good of the show and for a lot of money.”
“I think probably in all my years of reality TV, when you stood in front of me in South Africa, I knew 100 percent what was going to happen and I lied to your face,” he told Abbie on her radio show Hot Nights with Abbie Chatfield
During the 2019 bachelor’s final, Matt brutally dumped Abbie before declaring his love for Chelsie McLeod.
Matt began his break-up speech by saying, “Abbie, I vividly remember seeing you walking down the red carpet and having that ‘wow’ moment.
“But I have to be honest with myself and with you. My heart belongs to someone else. It pains me to lose someone so incredible. And I’ve cherished every moment we’ve had. And you deserve…’
Abbie then cut in, “So… OK, that’s fine. Can you explain in more detail why?
During the 2019 bachelor’s final, Matt brutally dumped Abbie before showing his love for Chelsie McLeod. declared
‘I don’t know… I really don’t understand how? I don’t know what to say. This is utterly heartbreaking. Totally, absolutely heartbreaking.’
Convinced she was the winner so far, an enraged Abbie lashed out at Matt and Channel Ten’s crew.
“I wish you’d sent me home so much sooner,” she said, before telling the producers, “Get the fuck away from him!” as she walked away.
Convinced she was the winner up to that point, a furious Abbie lashed out at Matt and Channel Ten’s crew