The Day by day Beast stated they spoke to 5 different solid members from season 5, together with Tyranny Todd and Hayden Weaver, who confirmed elements of Gianna’s story.
Tyranny claims she heard Gianna making an attempt to push away the male co-star’s advances, and at one level, she observed he was on prime of Gianna.
“I am similar to, what the f–k?” Todd recalled. “We went over there to attempt to get him off of her as a result of we had been like, ‘That is bizarre.’ I keep in mind simply at all times being actually, actually mad as a result of we knew that Gianna was taken benefit of. I can keep in mind it clear as day, he was on prime of her and to show round, like, ‘What the f–k? This isn’t cool.'”
Hayden, who dated Gianna two years after the present and shares a son along with her, advised the outlet he noticed Gianna going into the bed room to put down. Though he went exterior, he claimed to have a transparent view of the bed room.
“I keep in mind at one level wanting on the room and there was a digicam pointed the place Gianna was laying,” he recalled. “I could not see what precisely they had been filming. I simply assumed they had been getting some pictures of individuals sleeping that they will edit into stuff for the present. I got here to appreciate later that [the male cast member] was mainly beginning to contact her they usually had been filming it as if it was like a hookup.”
After making an attempt to place the items collectively, Gianna defined that her emotions towards the male contestant are complicated.
“I did not know how one can really feel about it and there is nonetheless part of me that I nonetheless do not know how one can really feel about it,” she stated. “I do have anger for him, however I assume I simply will not ever really feel like he had a malicious intention. I do not assume this was one thing he deliberate to do.”
Gianna hopes that sharing her story will assist others with comparable experiences as hers.
“I spent all these years not saying something whereas it aired and whereas it was nonetheless contemporary in everybody’s minds as a result of I used to be scared,” she expressed. “I’d as properly simply come out with it and share my expertise. [It’s] lifted so much off my shoulders. I felt prefer it’s not one thing that I’ve to hold on my again in secret or really feel ashamed that it occurred.”
She later added, “On the finish of the day, I’d hope that anyone who’s all in favour of doing actuality TV may hear this and simply know that it is necessary to have the ability to stick up for your self.”