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05 December 2019 00:35

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I’m A Celeb’s Caitlyn Jenner brands OJ Simpson trial ‘a joke’

Get the biggest I'm a Celebrity stories by email Subscribe Thank you for subscribing We have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email Caitlyn Jenner has opened up about the heartbreaking comment ex Kris made to her after OJ Simpson was found guilty. Kris' late husband Robert Kardashian, who is dad to Kourtney, Kim and Khloe, was a defence attorney for the professional footballer in 1995. OJ was acquitted for wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman's murders after a highly publicised trial that spanned across 11 months. "It was the first time that anybody saw anything like it, you were at the heart of it weren't you," Kate said to Caitlyn. "I saw Nicole two days before she was murdered," Caitlyn said.

Her ex-husband Robert, OJ was the best man at their wedding. She continued: "It was a bad time for everybody, very difficult, We knew what happened and this trial was a joke and when the verdict came down Kris just turned around to me and goes 'we should have listened to Nicole from the beginning, she was right." She said: "That night the verdict came in Kourtney and Kimberly were in school and obviously they loved their father, and they should, and they'd been following this for a year and a half and when they walked in the door. (Image: REX) In the Bush Telegraph, Jacqueline said: "Caitlyn has been involved in some huge, news breaking stories and she is so open and honest about it and it's a lot to take in, they were good friends and it's a sad story." What is OJ Simpson's connection to Caitlyn Jenner and the Kardashians? Caitlyn Jenner knew OJ Simpson back in the nineties. Picture: ITV/Getty I'm A Celeb star Caitlyn Jenner was once friends with convicted felon OJ Simpson.

Caitlyn Jenner was once friends with OJ Simpson, an ex-footballer who was famously acquitted of the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman in 1994. Caitlyn Jenner is a contestant on I'm A Celebrity... Picture: ITV The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star, 70, who is currently appearing on I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!, knew OJ and Nicole through her partner-at-the-time Kris Jenner. Read more: Caitlyn Jenner slammed for her bad manners by I'm A Celebrity co-stars Kris was best friends with Nicole, and her ex-husband Robert Kardashian famously represented OJ at the trial for her murder.

What has Caitlyn Jenner said about OJ Simpson? Ex-Olympian Caitlyn has been quoted as saying that she didn't like OJ, writing in her autobiography The Secrets Of My Life: "We have both come out of the same world of the male athlete with all its stereotypes and behavioural expectations, a type of identity that I come to call the male athlete gender. Robert Kardashian defended OJ in his trial. Read more: Furious I'm A Celebrity fans brand show a 'fix' after Caitlyn Jenner's 'rigged' Bushtucker trial Caitlyn is currently appearing on this year's series of I'm A Celebrity... Dec said: "We've got reality TV royalty Caitlyn Jenner.

On Wednesday night's I'm A Celebrity, Caitlyn Jenner's camp mates and millions of viewers will see her open up about the OJ Simpson trial. One of the most famous trials ever gripped the whole of the world back in and I'm A Celebrity star Caitlyn, had a direct link to the trial, given that her then wife Kris Jenner's ex-husband Rob Kardashian, was Simpson's defense attorney. OJ Simpson was a celebrated American footballer before he hit headlines all over the globe when he was charged and tried with the murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her friend Ron Goldman. In sensational courtroom scenes famously featuring an ill-fitting glove, Simpson was acquitted but was later found responsible for both deaths in a civil trial. The trial inspired award winning true crime drama The People vs OJ Simpson.

I'm A Celeb's Caitlyn Jenner Brands OJ Simpson Trial 'A Joke' & Reveals Kardashians' Reactions To It Caitlyn Jenner spilled the tea on the OJ Simpson trial. Picture: Twitter/ITV Caitlyn Jenner revealed what it was like to live through the famous OJ Simpson trial. Get Me Out Of Here!'s Caitlyn Jenner opened up to her campmates, Jaqueline Jossa and Kate Garraway, about the OJ Simpson trial, which was widely known for being associated to the Kardashians. Presenter Kate, who was working in regional news at the time, brought up the trial to the former Olympian, saying: "It was the first time that anybody saw anything like it, you were at the heart of it weren't you?" The 70-year-old TV star responded, saying: "I saw Nicole two days before she was murdered, it was Kris' best friend, we were right in the middle of it. Her [Kris] ex-husband Robert, OJ was the best man at their wedding. "It was a bad time for everybody, very difficult, We knew what happened and this trial was a joke and when the verdict came down Kris just turned around to me and goes 'we should have listened to Nicole from the beginning, she was right.'" Kris Jenner & Robert Kardashian were friends with OJ Simpson & Nicole Brown Simpson. Caitlyn, who is step-father to her ex-wife Kris Jenner's children, Kourtney, Kim, Khloe and Rob, went on to discuss their home life after Kris' former husband, Robert Kardashian, was on the defence team for OJ. Sportsman OJ was on trial for murdering his wife and the Kardashian family friend, Nicole Brown Simpson, which brought Kris and Robert's divorce to an awkward standstill. Regarding the verdict coming back 'not guilty', Caitlyn said: "That night the verdict came in Kourtney and Kimberly were in school and obviously they loved their father, and they should, and they'd been following this for a year and a half and when they walked in the door, I think it was Kourtney who said: 'Well I told you he didn't do it.' "And I just said to the girls 'just because he got a not guilty didn't mean he didn't do it and I don't want his name ever mentioned in this house again." Caitlyn Jenner had a good friendship with Robert Kardashian. ITV won't be regretting a single penny spent on Caitlyn Jenner, that woman is tea central #ImACeleb pic.twitter.com/TnMWSGwWU2 — Reece Allen (@tisreeceallen) December 4, 2019 Kate asked if she ever liked the convict and she replied with: "No. Too big an ego for me. I liked Nicole and she sure didn't deserve what she got." EastEnders actress Jacqueline asked if Robert was just trying to 'cover up' for OJ and if the Kardashians' lawyer dad thought he was guilty like Kris did. Fans were quick to chime in on the inside info, with one tweeting: "ITV won't be regretting a single penny spent on Caitlyn Jenner, that woman is tea central #ImACeleb." I'm A Celeb continues every night on ITV at 9pm. Caitlyn Jenner has said the OJ Simpson murder trial was a difficult time for her and her family. Former American football player Simpson was acquitted of stabbing his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman to death after a televised trial that gripped the US in 1995. Jenner knew the Simpsons through her former wife Kris Jenner, who was close friends with Nicole. Kris's ex-husband Robert Kardashian was also part of OJ's legal team. Discussing the trial during a chat with her I'm A Celebrity campmates, Jenner revealed: "I saw Nicole two days before she was murdered, it was Kris' best friend. "Her (Kris's) ex-husband Robert, OJ was the best man at their wedding." "It was a bad time for everybody, very difficult," said the TV star, 70. Jenner's campmate Kate Garraway asked if Jenner had liked Simpson. Brown Simpson and Goldman were stabbed to death on the night of June 12, 1994. I'm A Celebrity continues on ITV.