I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! star Emily Atack has voiced her frustration after a random man told her to stop eating her dinner because ‘starvation suits her’.
The shocking comment came whilst the 28-year-old was eating in a restaurant with pals and she wasted no time in revealing how disgusted she was.
Taking to Twitter, she told her followers: “Some bloke just said to me in a restaurant whilst I was eating my dinner..’No, stop. Starvation suits you.’
“What in the….!? I would throw my burg at you but that would be a massive waste love.”
Some bloke just said to me in a restaurant whilst I was eating my dinner.. “No, stop. Starvation suits you.” What in the….!? I would throw my burg at you but that would be a massive waste love.
— Emily Atack (@EmAtack) December 15, 2018
The Inbetweeners actress lost around a stone in the jungle, due to a diet of mainly rice and beans.
Fans were left absolutely outraged at the insensitive comment she received.
One of her followers tweeted: “Order another one and throw it at him, what a horrible person!”
A second added: “That’s so gross wtf. Please don’t let that comment get to you [because] you’re so gorgeous and perfect, I love you.”
Order another one and throw it at him 😂 what a horrible person!
— Lauren Christina. 🍒 (@LM__LOUD) December 16, 2018
that’s so gross wtf please don’t let that comment get to you bc you’re so gorgeous and perfect, i love you 💗
— (holly) jolly🎄♥ (@rainbowsgaga) December 15, 2018
Celebrities also rushed to support the star.
Comedian Sarah Millican tweeted: “Oh for [BLEEP] sake”, while Kathy Burke retweeted Emily’s post.
When she left I’m A Celeb, Emily voiced how important it is to feel confident in your own skin no matter what you look like
After coming second to Harry Redknapp on the show, an emotional Emily said she had finally learnt to accept herself.
She stated: “I’ve learned to relax a bit and it is self-acceptance, and do you know what – I will never, ever doubt myself ever again.”
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