Rhian Sugden made the most of her latest foreign holiday on Thursday, shortly after she referenced her brief fling with under-fire comedian Russell Brand.
The swimwear model is currently enjoying a holiday in Mallorca, from where she updated fans with a new Instagram post.
She tagged her location as Palma, the Spanish island’s main city, and shared a photo of herself in a barely-there bikini top apparently struggling to keep her assets under control.
Rhian, 37, shared the post after commenting on her past connection with Brand, who is fighting to save his career following a Channel 4 Dispatches report into allegations of rape, sexual misconduct and predatory behavior between 2006 and 2013, on the pinnacle of his fame. He has denied the allegations.
Although the model insisted nothing untoward happened while they were together, she did claim that he joined the No More Page 3 campaign in 2014 after failing to “work his way through the roster of models ‘.
Looking good: Rhian Sugden made the most of her latest foreign holiday on Thursday, shortly after she referenced her brief fling with under-fire comedian Russell Brand
Allegations: The glamor model has spoken out this week about her short-lived affair with Brand following Saturday’s bombshell documentary Dispatches
She told Instagram followers: ‘Months ago, reporters and Dispatches knocked on my parents’ door asking for information about Russell Brand, while we briefly dated when I was younger.
“He was always very nice to me and treated me well.”
She added: ‘Despite trying to force his way through other girls on Page 3 and being rejected, things soon came full circle and he joined a ‘No More Page 3 campaign’ to make us Close.
‘I can’t comment on the allegations made against him, I have no knowledge of the guy other than his hair used to smell unpleasant and he certainly wasn’t the one who got away. (sic)’
Brand has been accused of rape, sexual assault and emotional abuse by several women, including one who says she was 16 at the time.
One woman has alleged that Brand raped her at his Los Angeles home, while another accused him of grooming her as they were involved in an allegedly “emotionally abusive and controlling relationship” for three months when she was just 16 and still was at school. 31.
A third accuser alleged that the comic sexually assaulted her while she worked with him in Los Angeles, and that he threatened legal action if she told anyone else about her accusation, and a fourth detailed the alleged sexual, physical and emotional abuse she had suffered. Unpleasant.
Brand posted a video on YouTube and Twitter refuting the allegations and insisting that relationships at the time of his promiscuity were “consensual.”
Speaking: Rhian, who said nothing unusual happened when they were together, claimed Russell joined the No More Page 3 campaign after failing to ‘s**g’ the list of models
Charity? Brand supported the No More Page 3 campaign claiming that the love of a “good woman” (wife Laura Brand) killed his “sexist teenage self”
Brand’s behavior would have been common knowledge among female performers on the comedy circuit, who warned each other about him, and his attitude toward women would have been an open secret in radio and TV production, according to sources who inquired The Sunday times.
Bosses at the BBC and Channel 4 have been accused of turning a blind eye to the entertainer’s behavior while he worked for them as a presenter between 2006 and 2013.
The broadcasters have insisted they have taken all necessary action against him, but executives could still be summoned before a government select committee, where MPs will question them about what they know.
He also has a history of making controversial and controversial comments about women on his shows – including calling news anchor Andrea Simmons a “sex bomb” and describing her as “erotic” and saying he wanted to “go under the desk” while she was working. read the news.
In 2008, there was a fierce public backlash after Brand and Jonathan Ross called beloved Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs on Brand’s show and left lewd messages on his answering machine – including boasting about having sex with Sachs’ granddaughter Georgina Baillie, with whom he had a short conversation. relation.
According to The Sunday Times, many believe the BBC should have woken up to concerns about Brand’s behavior on his show well before the Sachsgate scandal.
Shockingly, the comedian was accused of sexual assault and abusive and predatory behavior between 2006 and 2013. He has denied the allegations (pictured on Saturday)
Investigation: Alice – not her real name – claims Brand assaulted her when he was 31 and she was 16 and that his ‘sex addict personality is just a smokescreen for his shady behavior’
It is reported that in December 2007, BBC staff made a serious complaint to the channel’s Controller Lesley Douglas about Brand’s behavior in the studio.
The Times has reported that the complaint followed an “alarming display of aggression and disrespect” by the radio host, during which he threw objects in a fit of anger.
It was also reported that he urinated into a bottle in full view of production staff and a guest – who ‘appeared to be underage’ – and was invited by a charity to appear on Radio 2.
This alleged complaint and any other complaints were not mentioned in subsequent official reports to Sachsgate.
Douglas’ lawyers have stated that she “at no time encouraged, enabled and/or failed to take adequate steps within her power in relation to Russell Brand’s conduct of which she was aware.” .
“She is currently unable to provide any further information that may be relevant to the matters raised in this article due to the obligations she has to her former employer,” her lawyers said.
Brand left the BBC after the serious editorial rift in 2008, as did Douglas.