Tania Zaetta has come out with claims she was bullied on Celebrity Apprentice. I have not seen the show, so my comments are limited to my opinion on the situation she refers to and that of filming “reality” TV, of which I have had considerable experience on both sides of the fence – as a host of The Biggest Loser AND as a contestant on Excess Baggage.
This first came to my attention when I stumbled upon Charlotte Dawson’s tweets about the situation. I got interested as I am a staunch advocate of anti bullying and will rally to anyone’s defense in the hope of stamping it out forever. I wish!
I guess first of all I should declare that I have met Charlotte a few times (as part of The Logies 50th anniversary special and at charity functions etc) and I found her to be positive, friendly, energetic, enthusiastic, very real, a say it how it is woman and someone who had her sisters’ back and who celebrated not being a stick thin insect in a world that covets that. I liked her.
I met Tania once, many many years ago when I was doing breakfast radio for Austereo at SAFM and there was some Ladies luncheon for a local charity and Tania attended as a celebrity during her time as co host on Who Dares Wins.…