Love Island’s Jacques O’Neill has been slammed by followers of the ITV2 courting present after a video emerged through which he seems to mock co-star Tasha Ghouri through the dwell last. Within the clip, Jacques is heard impersonating 2022 present winner Davide Sanclimenti as Tasha reads her declaration of affection to Andrew Le Web page over the last night time within the villa. Within the video, which followers have claimed was posted to the rugby participant’s non-public Instagram tales, he may be heard laughing with a buddy as he shouts on the TV: “You’re a liar, an actress, get the f**okay out”. Love Island followers have subsequently taken to social media to accuse the 23-year-old of bullying the finalist, regardless of opening up about his personal psychological well being struggles.
The ultimate noticed them declare their love for each other.
Taking to Twitter to answer the clip, one fan wrote: “Jacques stated psychological well being issues, until you’re Tasha,” as one other wrote: “Jacques mocking Tasha in his non-public story will not be solely DISGUSTING however a COWARD transfer. Only some weeks in the past he was advocating for psychological well being…” A 3rd fan wrote: “I used to be keen to offer Jacques the advantage of the doubt and that he was really engaged on himself. Then you definitely see the clip of him belittling Tasha who’s performed nothing to him. “Redemption arc folded like a deck of playing cards. He’s nonetheless a bullying p**** and utilizing [mental health] is even worse.” One outraged viewer wrote: “He must be ‘cancelled.’ It’s sufficient already. This behaviour in the direction of Tasha must be stamped out.”
“Jacques stated psychological well being issues, until you’re Tasha”
One other commented: “SO GROSS. If it was simply “banter” then he would not have posted it on his non-public story.” And a fourth raged: “I’m not even shocked I received’t deceive you he radiates bully power watching him because the season went on jogged my memory precisely like the blokes I went to high school with who bullied these they noticed weaker than them however would disguise all of it within the identify of banter when it’s something however. Hope this opens individuals eyes to the precise sort of man Jacques is.”
They have been the primary of this yr’s pairings to turn out to be official boyfriend and girlfriend
The ITV2 courting present has been the topic of greater than 5,000 complaints to broadcasting watchdog Ofcom prior to now two weeks, referring to alleged ‘misogynistic behaviour’ and ‘bullying’ by among the male contestants. Former contestants Josh and Billy have stated they felt for Tasha as she struggled at occasions through the collection, including that producers may have stepped in at any time to inform the Islanders how their actions would have been perceived by viewers.