speaks his peace. Dean McDermotts eldest son, Jack McDermottHe broke his silence about his mom Mary Jo Eustace‘s recent negative comments about his father and stepmother Tori spelling.
“Since my parents divorced in 2006, I have rarely spoken out as I have preferred to stay out of it,” wrote Jack, 24, via an Instagram statement on Monday, December 5. “Unfortunately, due to my mother’s recent decision to divulge information about my father, stepmother and siblings, I can no longer remain silent.”
The San Francisco State University graduate explained that Dean, 56, decided to quit his podcast Ex’s & Uh-Ohs, which he co-hosted with Eustace, 60, after she allegedly slammed it open area Actor and his wife, 49. (Jack’s parents were married for 13 years before breaking up in 2006.)
“He has decided to leave [the podcast] due to negative comments about our family and constant attempts to defame his character,” Jack claimed. “He also decided to leave because the show’s producer had betrayed his trust and leaked private information.”
The young man defended his father, saying that Dean had “pent up for his mistakes” for the past 17 years. “He’s grown so much as a person. Our two families were there until a week ago [sic] live in harmony,” Jack continued. “With this podcast, he has driven a wedge between our two families and created a rift that I cannot mend. Unfortunately, I’m not sure if it can be that.”
The California resident asked that “Ex’s & Uh-Ohs” listeners take the information his mother shared “with a grain of salt” before addressing Eustace directly. “I ask my mother that you respect me and my blended family. Please avoid adding additional strain to our family dynamics,” Jack concluded. “The last few years have been nothing but peace and happiness and I ask that we continue to try to keep it that way.”
Jack’s comments come less than a month after Spelling, who has been married to Dean since 2006, revealed the McDermott family’s Christmas card. Unlike previous years, the celebratory photoshoot featured all six of Dean’s children, including Jack.
The Canadian native is also the father of Liam, 15, Stella, 14, Hattie, 11, Finn, 10, and Beau, 5, whom he shares with the Beverly Hills, 90210 Alum.
Dean and Spelling have previously been vocal about their ups and downs in their marriage after sparking split speculation in the summer of 2020 Troupe Beverly Hills The actress revealed that she and her husband slept in different beds after Dean returned home after filming an overseas project.
They added fuel to the fire when both Dean and Spelling were spotted without their wedding rings in September 2021. That slasher However, the star claimed during a Feminine Warrior podcast appearance that he misplaced his and his wife forgot to put hers back on after washing her hands.
Dean raised eyebrows again in October when he reunited with his ex-wife while Spelling was out in the pumpkin patch with some of their kids. “Reunited??? #Ex’s&Uh-oh’s”, the Due south Alum captioned the snap, seemingly teasing their joint podcast, which launched the following month.
In November, the tracker Star insisted he and Spelling were “amazing” and telling The sun that he is “off the market” for potential admirers.
Us weekly asked Eustace for comment.
https://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/dean-mcdermotts-son-defends-him-against-ex-wifes-claims/ Dean McDermott’s son defends him against his ex-wife’s claims