Nonetheless whereas beforehand Fleiss recommended the newly single actuality star could be an awesome alternative, on Tuesday he fairly cruelly stated she was not Bachelorette materials.
“@KhloéKardashian didn’t make the Prime 5… #TheBachelorette,” Fleiss tweeted alluding that Khloé, 34, wasn’t one of many closing selections to be the star within the subsequent season of The Bachelorette.
The dig comes after the television producer, 54, teased the concept of Khloé handing out roses on the well-known franchise after it was revealed that her ex-boyfriend Tristan Thompson allegedly attached with household buddy Jordyn Woods.
“@khloekardashian could be very a lot in competition… Keep tuned!” he wrote on Feb. 20 after asking followers for his or her enter about who ought to lead the following season.
“Any choice relating to @khloekardashian as the brand new #TheBachelorette will should be authorized by my pricey buddy @KrisJenner …” he wrote, later including that he’s “in touch” with Kris Jenner concerning the proposition.
— Mike Fleiss (@fleissmeister) March 12, 2019
Fleiss questioned her information of the scenario, writing, “How would @KimKardashian know??? That is between me and @KrisJenner — and most significantly @khloekardashian !!!”
Kim, 38, shared a screenshot from a textual content thread with Kris, 63, and Khloé wherein each denied having something to do with The Bachelorette.
“No lol,” wrote Kris.
“Ewwww I imply put some respeck on my title,” replied Khloé.
Khloé then confronted Fleiss on Twitter and even threatened authorized motion in opposition to him for utilizing her title as “clickbait.”
“I’m not f—ing clickbait proper now,” Kardashian wrote on Twitter Saturday. “Cease or you can be listening to from my attorneys. How insensitive!!”
After Khloé weighed in, Fleiss stated that his objective was to not create clickbait, as she known as it, however fairly to easily assist “individuals discover real love — nothing extra!!!”
“One of many issues we search for in selecting #TheBachelorette is a superb humorousness… Is likely to be time to look elsewhere,” he added.
Khloé has but to reply to Fleiss’ newest tweet.
On Monday, a supply instructed PEOPLE Khloé is “doing okay” — however actually received’t be leaping again into the courting scene anytime quickly following Thompson’s scandal with Woods, 21.
“She simply wants time,” says the supply. “It’s going to take so lengthy for her to rebuild belief with anybody.”
“That is the second time this has occurred,” provides the supply, referencing Thompson’s first dishonest scandal. The basketball participant made headlines final April when pictures and movies surfaced of him getting near different ladies simply days earlier than Kardashian gave beginning to their daughter True.
Although she initially forgave him, they’d been residing aside for the reason that fall and an insider just lately instructed PEOPLE that issues “by no means actually went again to regular” between the couple.
“It’ll take her a very long time to this point once more,” says the supply. “A major period of time.”
Half 2 of The Bachelor‘s finale airs Tuesday at eight p.m. ET on ABC.