Jack Maynard Apologises After Past Racist Tweets Are Found Online

Joann Johnston
November 22, 2017

Since it is only fair that everyone should be aware of any allegations made against them and should have the right to defend themselves, it was agreed that it would be better to bring him out of the show.

The second snap reportedly shows Jack in a bathroom with his joggers pulled down to his knees with the photo taken on his camera phone.

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Jack Maynard has been removed from #ImACeleb - decision was made by his representatives in the wake of media stories that he has been unable to respond to.

Jack's exit follows the "internet sensation" having to sorry for "inflammatory" tweets.

"I've seen a few of my old tweets from 7/8 years ago floating around (which I have now deleted) using words like "chav" "skank" and other words I wouldn't use now as part of my language and lot of them were taken out of context referring to TV shows but I would never say those things now and I'm sorry if I have offended anyone, that was not my intention", she wrote on Twitter.

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News that the DJ and YouTuber had been removed was confirmed by hosts Ant and Dec during Tuesday night's show who explained he "had to withdraw due to circumstances outside of the show's control".

Further posts insulted gay men and apparently mocked people with facial disfigurements. "By the way who hit you with a shovel?"

His representative told the publication: "Jack is ashamed of these tweets, many were deleted a long time ago".

He also said "hahaha shutup you f****t..."

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He is famous for his self-titled channel where he posts vlogs, challenges, and occasional comedy skit videos for his 1.2 million subscribers.

Before going into the jungle, Jack, who is the brother of singer Conor, said: 'One of the main reasons I am definitely doing it is to be the first YouTuber to go on a show that is so massive in this country. I can't wait to find out what!'

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