Jerry O’Connell doesn’t wish to “feed into” the media buzz round John Stamos’ feedback on ex Rebecca Romijn.
“My wife’s ex-husband recently wrote a biography and it referred to my wife in a negative manner and a lot of people have asked me about that in the press,” “The Talk” co-host stated on the present Monday. “And it would be easy for me to say like, ‘Screw you, how dare you ask me that,’ but really it would be bringing attention to a situation that I don’t want to feed into.”
He added, “There’s children involved. Teenage children who read everything on the internet. So you don’t want to like feed that fire.”
O’Connell and Romijn married in 2007, two years after she divorced Stamos. The couple share twin daughters, Charlie and Dolly, 14.
JOHN STAMOS’ EX REBECCA ROMIJN DIDN’T ‘HAVE WARNING’ ABOUT STAR’S TELL-ALL MEMOIR
O’Connell was evaluating his scenario to actor Adam Driver just lately telling an viewers member “F— you” after he was requested concerning the “cheesy” crash scenes in “Ferrari.”
In his memoir “If You Would Have told Me,” Stamos stated he felt like Romijn was the “Devil” and “evil” when their marriage was falling aside and he “hated” her on the time. He stated he later realized he was “as much to blame” as her on the finish of their marriage.
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In a separate interview, O’Connell informed Andy Cohen that his household has little interest in studying Stamos’ ebook.
“There was an interest in my household,” O’Connell informed Cohen, “but it’s so funny, after hearing his interview beginning to end on [‘The Howard Stern Show’], any interest of reading the book went away.”
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He added, “I think those are the only parts we were interested in our house, and we got to them and they were talked about, I don’t really need to hear about the casting process of famous sitcoms. That’s not something that really interests us.”
The “Stand By Me” actor additionally revealed that his daughters requested Romjin about Stamos calling her “the devil.”
“My children are 14, and they see what we see now,” he stated. “There’s no hiding, there’s no more keeping things from them. It’s pretty crazy when your kids come out for breakfast and go, ‘Hey mom, your ex has a book out and called you the Devil. What are your thoughts?'”
“If You Would Have Told Me” was revealed in October, and Romijn’s husband claimed his spouse didn’t “get any warning” about Stamos’ mission.
“We find out just like anyone else,” O’Connell stated throughout an look on “Access Hollywood” final month. The “Talk” co-host moreover declined to touch upon Stamos and Romijn’s divorce and whether or not he was shocked by any of the launched particulars.
“It’s not really my place to say,” O’Connell replied. “I would rather my wife talk about that. My wife and I are getting along so well today.”
Romijn admitted on “The Talk” final yr that the choice to divorce was “heartbreaking,” however she nonetheless had “really fun memories” of Stamos.
“Going through a divorce is terrible; it’s awful,” Romijn defined on the present to her present husband, O’Connell. “I was with him for 10 years. Divorce feels like a failure… and there were a lot of things that I had to let go of that were very sad.”
Stamos met mannequin Caitlin McHugh in 2016, and the couple married in February 2018. They share a 5-year-old son, Billy.
Fox News Digital’s Stephanie Giang-Paunon contributed to this report