'Survivor' Castaway Aaron Meredith Apologizes For His response To …


“Survivor” castaway Aaron Meredith has apologized for his position in Wednesday’s tribal council, which addressed allegations of inappropriate touching with the help of contestant Dan Spilo.

In a tearful video posted to Instagram on Thursday, Meredith apologized for the comments he made during the episode, which advisable that the allegations in opposition to Spiro had been invalid as a result of he and the alternative males on the tribe weren’t “involved.” Contestant Kellee Kim used to be the primary to raise considerations that Spilo had touched her inappropriately and invaded her non-public house; she then talked about these issues with castmate Missy Byrd.

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'Survivor' Castaway Aaron Meredith Apologizes For His response To …

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Byrd and her alliance member, Elizabeth Beisel, then tried to use the angle as strategy, and gave the impression to exaggerate their very own reactions to Spilo’s alleged inappropriate touching. Kim was once despatched place of abode, and host Jeff Probst addressed what had befell throughout the following tribal council.

“I want to publicly make an apology for my behaviour and my movements at tribal council closing evening,” Meredith mentioned. “observing again the episode was once extremely tough and that i, in an instant after announcing what I stated within the sport, I regretted saying what i mentioned and now watching it again, I’m very upset in myself and the best way I conducted myself coping with the emotions of this game on this example, given the magnitude of what this surrounds, I’m upset in myself. I’m no longer taking a look to make any justifications in my behaviour. It was utterly unwarranted. I was out of line. i was misplaced. I let thoughts get the easiest of me.”

'Survivor' Castaway Aaron Meredith Apologizes For His response To …

Meredith endured, announcing that he’s “utterly” proudly proudly owning his mistake and taking accountability for what he talked about throughout tribal council. “i’m sorry to my solid mates, i’m sorry to these people who had been personally stricken by sexual assault and if I prompted the remaining with what I said i in point of fact am sorry,” he stated.

“It’s now not reflective of me as a person outside the game. I don’t habits myself like that. I don’t care for situations like that. I never have and i’m actually sorry. There’s no longer quite a bit i will say. I revealed quite quite a bit on this expertise — within the game. I’ve had a whole lot of time to consider it outdoor the sport. I’ve spoken to everybody concerned and i need each person to keep in mind and take note of that I’m aware of what I said. I’m conscious that it was mistaken. I come clean with it. I took full accountability. If I may work again, i might have mentioned what i needed to assert and worded it totally completely different. now not a second in my lifestyles that I’m comfortable with and yet again i’m if truth be told, really sorry from the underside of my heart. this may be falling on deaf ears. I’m not on the lookout for reward for doing this. It’s how i consider and i’m sorry. again, i will’t apologize sufficient,” he concluded.

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Spilo, who used to be as soon as given an skilled warning by means of the usage of “Survivor” producers for his behaviour, apologized at tribal council. The controversy over the episode, on the other hand, sparked conversations and backlash in opposition to contestants on social media. Castaway Lauren Beck wrote on Twitter, “i did not be aware of any individual lied about this situation I undoubtedly did not or wouldn’t EVER. I spoke my truth, that’s all i do comprehend.”

In a joint commentary to ET on Thursday, CBS and MGM mentioned all “Survivor” contestants are monitored at all times.

“inside the episode broadcast final night time time, a couple of female castaways mentioned the behaviour of a male castaway that made them uncomfortable,” the remark reads. “throughout the filming of this episode, producers spoke off-camera to all the contestants nevertheless within the recreation, every as a bunch and for my part, to listen to any issues and recommend about applicable boundaries. a right kind warning used to be additionally given to the male castaway in query. On ‘Survivor’, producers present the castaways a big berth to play the game. on the an identical time, all castaways are monitored and supervised all the time. they’ve full get admission to to producers and medical doctors, and the manufacturing will intervene in scenarios the place warranted.”

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