Entertainment'Who needs three weddings in a year?' Cassandra Thorburn reportedly 'goes on a furious rant' about ex-husband Karl Stefanovic after his nuptials to Jasmine Yarbrough... as she brands Today host a 'narcissist' and 'fake'
'They are making me look like a bitter ex-wife': Cassandra Thorburn slams 'disgraceful media campaign' against her after reports she criticised Karl Stefanovic's new wife Jasmine Yarbrough
Cassandra Thorburn has hit back at reports she 'took a swipe' at her ex-husband Karl Stefanovic's new wife Jasmine Yarbrough. Speaking to Daily Mail Australia on Wednesday, the 47-year-old former journalist claimed that her comments at a mother and baby event in Sydney on Tuesday were taken completely out of context. She said: 'The bullying campaign by the media to make me out as a bitter ex-wife is disgraceful.' She was responding to an article originally published by The Daily Telegraph on Wednesday, which claimed she made a subtle reference to Jasmine while hosting an event at Luna Park.
Cassandra Thorburn, 47, reportedly went on a furious rant about her ex-husband Karl Stefanovic, 44, after his wedding to Jasmine Yarbrough, 34, on Saturday.
The mother-of-three, who split from the Today host in 2016 after 21 years of marriage, branded him a 'narcissist' and 'fake', according to
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In a statement to Daily Mail
The magazine claims that as the former ABC journalist jetted into Sydney Airport on Sunday following a trip to Melbourne, she reportedly
'He's thrown three weddings for goodness sake. Who needs three weddings in a year, give us a break,' Cassandra was quoted as telling a reporter.
'Three weddings and a funeral. We had a funeral and it was my dad's.
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She continued: 'I've done a lot of reading about narcissism... Everything he says is about this fake person who lives in this fake castle, it's not real.'
In February, Karl and Jasmine announced their engagement.
'When Jasmine came into my life, I had no thoughts of new love or the future, but we are happy and grateful we found each other,' he previously told.
The following month, they held a commitment ceremony in Palm Beach.
Cassandra's funeral reference was regarding the death of her father, Max Thorburn, who tragically died from cancer in October.New Idea claims the children's author also took umbrage with a 2014 sexism experiment, which saw Karl wear the same blue suit for a year.
'[People] just believed it because he said it',' she fumed while also asking: 'Does the country really believe he wore the same suit every day for a year?'
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The magazine goes on to quote Cassandra as claiming Karl once referred to himself as 'the best journalist in Australia, quite possibly the world' and that he has 'a lot to hide'.
As Karl tied the knot with Jasmine over the weekend, Cassandra was surrounded by friends in Melbourne.The three children she shares with Karl, Jackson, 19, Ava, 13 and 12-year-old River are all believed to have
Cassandra shared a cryptic Instagram post around the same time that first wedding photos of Karl and Jasmine surfaced online.
She shared a photo of The Handmaid's Tale book cover on Instagram and described the novel as 'an emotional roller-coaster'.
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"I am constantly harassed," the children's author said on Monday.
'A good book for my journey. An excellent tv series that is an emotional roller coaster for women. Well worth watching!' she captioned.
The Handmaid's Tale follows the life of June Osborne, who
On Thursday, a few days before Karl's wedding, Cassandra was spotted at Sydney Airport boarding a flight to Melbourne.
She appeared strained and was wearing a long-sleeved T-shirt with the word 'NEVER' emblazoned across the front.
Earlier this week, Cass told Daily Mail Australia that she is
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