Getting emotional Lala Kent opened up about his relationship with ex-fiancé Randall Emmett after the release of Randall Scandal: Love, Loathing and Vanderpump Documentary.
“I think back [to] Who am I now And I think of myself at that time in such an unfamiliar place,” the vanderpump rules the star, 32, said in an interview with Los Angeles Times Published on Monday, 22 May. “I stayed at home till I was 23. And I wish I could go back and protect that version of me. I was prime victim for Randall Emmett.
Emmett, 52, and Kent got engaged in September 2018 and welcomed their daughter Ocean, now 2, in March 2021. Seven months later, the pair called off their engagement after the producer was spotted with two women in Nashville. The reality star accused her ex-fiancé of cheating on her, which he never confirmed.
“It was a never-ending f–king roller-coaster of torture. And yet, to this day, I look at myself and go, ‘How the f–k you been? What the hell were you doing?’ kent confessed LA Times, “And until I say, ‘My daughter should have been here.’ … She’s a magical person. I’d be mad.
Kent alleged that Emmett said she looked like she was “part of an apparition” when she gave birth to their daughter. hard kill The actress further claimed that the owners of the Emmett/Furla Oasis film were “rude” for “the end of days” following Ocean’s arrival.
“I remember breastfeeding Ocean, I was in bed,” she recalled. “He came over to lay on the bed and said something to me which was again another poke and poke that I’ve been taking for the past week. And I had Ocean on my boob, and I bent down and I said, ‘ Watch your f-ing mouth, I’m still the same bitch you met when you were 25.
Shortly after their split, LA Times Published a lengthy exposé that accused the Irish producer of sexual misconduct, mistreating his employees, and more. Emmett, for his part, has denied the allegations.
“When it all came out it was like ‘finally, I have a reason to leave her,’ but it also hurt my soul,” the Dem Dem Lala founder said in Monday’s profile. “All this time I felt that … I felt I was special. I felt I was being cast in films because I was a good actress and so many times people told me, ‘You can’t get away with your film roles. Let’s give bl-j-s and feel the same. They were right.
Randall scandal premiered on Hulu on Monday. ABC News Studios and the LA Times Studios covered the investigation into the allegations of Emmett’s past behavior in a 90-minute special. The documentary includes interviews with Kent’s family and some of the film executive’s past employees. Emmett, for his part, chose not to be a part of the project.
“I declined to participate because it became clear to me very quickly that the film was going to be as biased, if not more so, than the article it was based on,” he said. page six in a statement prior to its release, claiming the interview subjects were “encouraged” to speak negatively about him. “It is my understanding that several people were approached to participate in this documentary and most declined.”
Following the release of the doctor, Kent expressed his gratitude on social media to those who chose to come forward with their experiences in the film.
“I applaud @abcnews @hulu @latimes for finding the truth,” she wrote via her Instagram story on Monday. “My heart goes out to all of their victims, even the ones who haven’t shared their stories yet. So proud of my mom and brother, these brave helpers… any and everyone who remained unscathed I stand by you. For all the times I went to bat for this ‘person’, I am really sorry. I know the truth now. The truth that is yet to come out.”