Well, that didn’t take long.
Sharon Osbourne is already responding to Sheryl Underwood’s claim that Osbourne never approached or apologized to her after their March 10 fight on “The Talk.”
Underwood, 57, on the latest episode of his “The World According to Sheryl” podcast, revealed that he had not spoken to Osbourne since the fight and, when asked if Osbourne had communicated, replied “No!” scrolling through your phone messages for evidence.
But Osbourne, 68, leaked his own receipts Tuesday to the Daily Mail, and sent a series of screenshots of his alleged text messages to Underwood, telling the site: “I not only sent these messages to Sheryl, but That I apologized to him in person. Dressing room. Why do you say I never apologized to Sheryl? What are you trying to do to me? Why are you trying to destroy my reputation? Just be honest. Tell me. “
“‘Sheryl, my heart is heavy and I am deeply saddened by the events that occurred on Wednesday,” reads a screenshot provided by Osbourne, dated March 12.
“I don’t want to lose my true friend to this. I’m sorry to tell you to fuck off on vacation, I’m sorry I accused you of a fake cry while we were live and I’m sorry I lost my temper with you. ”
Osbourne continued: “I was shocked, scared and saddened by what felt like an attack from the blind side. You already know how I am. You know that I have always supported you. We have outlived everyone on this program and that’s because we’ve always been a team and we support each other. ”
“I consider you a genuine friend. If you want to talk on the phone on the weekend, I’m here. Once again from the bottom of my heart I feel it. Is there anything you need or can do from me to help you heal? Love and respect always – Sharon “.
A follow-up message from March 15 reads: “Hi Sheryl. I know you’re taking space and I don’t want to disrespect you. I only bring you closer because I love you [to] I know I’m thinking of you If you’re willing, can we talk before Wednesday? Big kiss.”
Osbourne’s supposedly final note, dated March 18, reads: “Sheryl, I’m thinking of you. I hope you’re well. Sending my love. “
A March 15 Page Six exclusive appears to confirm Osbourne’s version of events, and a source tells us “he texted [Underwood] a very detailed, emotional and heartfelt apology on Friday ”12. “It was very personal and Sheryl did not communicate with her.”
Osbourne exited “The Talk” two weeks after a heated argument with Underwood about Osbourne’s defense of his friend Piers Morgan, who exited his own show in Britain after criticizing Meghan Markle’s interview with Oprah Winfrey.