Former Big Brother star Lewis Flanagan has been pictured grabbing fellow housemate Isabella by the neck on an evening out collectively this week.
The pair, who each insisted they had been joking throughout the snaps taken in London, shocked onlookers throughout the meet-up on Thursday.
Standing outdoors their lodge within the capital, Lewis is seen placing his hand round Isabella’s neck as she smoked a cigarette.
Isabella hit again at claims she was “near tears” throughout the incident, telling The Sun: “I met Lewis final night time and he’s a gentleman and utterly respects me.
“We had been messing round, having amusing and the photographs are taken utterly out of context. I’ll all the time stay near him.
“I really feel utterly comfy round him.”
Lewis added: “We had been having a terrific night and simply messing round as buddies.
“We get on very well and I utterly respect Isabella and she or he’s somebody I’m going to stay near lengthy after the Big Brother expertise is over.”
It comes after Lewis revealed he had “misplaced all the pieces” after being kicked out of the Big Brother home after utilizing an anti-Semitic slur.
Speaking to The Sun, Lewis has revealed that his is now dwelling along with his mum in her spare bed room.
He informed the publication: “I’m completely devastated, one silly remark value me the expertise.+
“I missed out on £100,000 – I used to be favorite to win it. I misplaced out on all the pieces and the cash that might have modified my life.”