however, Chrissy’s team told Business insider A few days later, Michael’s screenshot was fake, pointing out that the Instagram format was inconsistent with her old profile photo. Michael’s representative then told E! There is news that Chrissy “Despite a public apology, he is still the same bully.”
Chrissy later spoke directly to Michael on June 18, “You are now causing actual pain to those who are trying to improve themselves. Enough. Or it will go further. Not here, but a real court. And. Every penny we win will go to an anti-bullying charity that focuses on making this st show positive.” She tried to refute his so-called DM by posting what she called a screenshot of herself, which showed their harmlessness DM history.
husband John Legend Also came to defend her at that time. “Chrissy apologized for her public tweet, but after she apologized, Mr. Costello fabricated a DM exchange between them,” the Grammy winner wrote on Twitter. “This kind of communication is fabricated, completely false, and never happened.”
John reflected: “I encourage those who breathlessly spread this lie to maintain the same energy when correcting records.”
Chrissy issued a statement on her behalf, reiterating that she apologized for her public tweets and stated that she had never “conspired” with anyone to harm Michael’s career. Read the full statement here.