09 November 2019 12:33
Ronan Kemp has apologised for writing abusive social media posts, ahead of his I'm A Celebrity…. The 26-year-old has been confirmed to be heading to the Jungle – alongside Nadine Coyle, Caitlyn Jenner and Kate Garraway. Taking to his Instagram story, he shared a video with his 204k followers, explaining: 'I wanted to talk about something I've seen a lot of celebrities talking about, and people around the world talking about, and that is the use of language online.' He then revealed a friend went through 'something terrible' with a troll, which led him to check his own Twitter account, seeing if he had ever 'posted anything that could cause harm or offence to someone'. 'Being totally honest, I'm shocked and appalled and ashamed to say I did find things,' Martin Kemp's son continued. Roman Kemp apologised for the posts in an emotional video (Picture: Instagram) While Roman didn't reveal exactly what the posts contained, the radio star admitted that he had now taken them down.
'I made the conscious decision to get those things, I have deleted those things, I don't want that negativity in the world,' he added. 'For anyone that has ever been offended by something I have said online, I am truly, deeply and utterly sorry. Caitlyn Jenner is among those joining Roman in the jungle (Picture: Rex) 'Going forward, I want to be that good social media user that spreads happiness about humans, not negativity. If you've got a story, video or pictures get in touch with the Metro.co.uk Entertainment team by emailing us [email protected], calling 020 3615 2145 or by visiting our Submit Stuff page - we'd love to hear from you. I'm A Celebrity 2019 star Roman Kemp has posted a grovelling apology for "offensive" posts on his social media accounts.
"Being totally honest, I'm shocked and appalled and ashamed to say I did find things." Roman insisted he's a changed person and is "truly, deeply and utterly sorry" for the things he posted in the past. He went on: "I did find things I'm not at all proud of. "I don't want that negativity in the world. Also joining them are Girls Aloud legend Nadine Coyle, DJ Roman Kemp and rugby player James Haskell. How Verizon Media and our partners bring you better ad experiences To give you a better overall experience, we want to provide relevant ads that are more useful to you.
Like Verizon Media, our partners may also show you ads that they think match your interests. Learn more about how Verizon Media collects and uses data and how our partners collect and use data. Verizon Media and our partners need your consent to access your device and use your data (including location) to understand your interests, and provide and measure personalised ads. Verizon Media will also provide you with personalised ads on partner products. Select 'OK' to continue and allow Verizon Media and our partners to use your data, or select 'Manage options' to view your choices. I'm A Celebrity's Roman Kemp has apologised for writing abusive social media posts before heading to the jungle. The 26-year-old has decided to explain his past after Jack Maynard was kicked off the show in 2017 for historic racist and homophobic tweets. 4 Roman Kemp has apologised for sending abusive social media posts Credit: Instagram Apparently keen to avoid a repeat of Jack's short lived I'm A Celeb fame, Roman has wisely got in front of the problem. He has trawled his own Twitter account to see if he had ever "posted anything that could cause harm or offence to someone". And Roman admitted he did find things that he's "not at all proud of". He added: "Being totally honest, I'm shocked and appalled and ashamed to say I did find things." 4 He has trawled his Twitter page and deleted the offending tweets Credit: Instagram Roman didn't reveal what the posts contained and has now deleted them. "I made the conscious decision to get those things, I have deleted those things, I don't want that negativity in the world," he said. "I don't want the legacy I have on the internet to be a place where there is negativity, or something that can cause offence. "For anyone that has ever been offended by something I have said online, I am truly, deeply and utterly sorry. "Going forward, I want to be that good social media user that spreads happiness about humans, not negativity. 4 Jack Maynard entered I'm A Celebrity 2017 but left after only three days Credit: �ITV Plc It emerged that as well as the racist and homophobic tweets Jack had sent he had also begged a 14-year-old fan to send him nude pictures.