Brendan Morais is shedding followers and sponsors.
The Solar reported that the controversial “Bachelor in Paradise” star has been dropped by NordicTrack attributable to his look on the ABC actuality present.
The model, a supply instructed The Solar, is “now not doing enterprise” with the 31-year-old, and “any additional enterprise plans have been terminated.” The insider added, “His conduct doesn’t align with the model’s values.”
Again in August, the truth TV star posted a video wherein he boasted about one among NordicTrack’s studio cycles. He included a “paid partnership” tag.
Brendan, nonetheless, instructed Web page Six that the tip of the sponsorship is not actually information, claiming it was solely alleged to be for a restricted time.
“Whereas neither myself nor my supervisor have been involved with NordicTrack relating to this matter, my partnership was by no means alleged to be long run,” he mentioned. “I want issues had occurred otherwise on the seaside and I am regretful about how I dealt with issues with Natasha. With that being mentioned, I fully perceive firms want to think about actuality TV edits as a way to shield their model, I simply know there’s extra to me than what the viewers will get to see for an hour as soon as per week.”
Brendan rapidly fell into “villain” territory on “Bachelor in Paradise” when it was revealed that he and Pieper James were in a relationship before both went on the reality TV show. Nonetheless, regardless of relationship Pieper, Brendan romanced fan favourite Natasha Parker on the present. When Pieper ultimately appeared on the present, Brendan rapidly steered his consideration to her. Followers then accused him of attempting to “gaslight” and deceive Natasha when she discovered he was (and had been) in an under-the-radar relationship with Pieper that started earlier than cameras began rolling.
As if that weren’t sufficient, Brendan and Pieper have been additionally later caught on digital camera discussing their rising Instagram follower rely, display screen time and media protection about themselves. Bachelor Nation quickly felt that the duo have been competing for sponsorships and Instagram followers, not love, which is the idea of the present. Nearly in a single day, Brendan misplaced 100,000 followers.
After the drama, a number of of Brendan’s followers urged NordicTrack to chop ties with him.