Emmerdale had some scandal last month. Actor Asan N’jie allegedly got into a brawl with Jamie Lomas, who stars in another soap, Hollyoaks. N’jie has since been terminated for the scuffle. Recently, he shared that he has grown since then. He also thanked those that continue to support him.
Emmerdale News – Asan N’jie Fired
Last month, N’jie, who portrayed Ellis Chapman on Emmerdale, was officially terminated. The decision was made following an investigation by ITV. As fans have heard, the investigation was prompted due to reports of a fight between the two actors.
Emmerdale News – TV Choice Awards Scandal
The situation stemmed from reports that the actor was involved in a fight at the TV Choice Awards. Apparently, Asan was accused of having an altercation with Jamie Lomas. According to reports, the two soap stars had to be separated not once, but twice. The incident occurred on September 9 at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London.
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Emmerdale News – Former Emmerdale Actor Thanks Supporters
Despite the shocking claim that N’jie got into a fight with another actor, fans are being forgiving. He has plenty of people that continue to root for him as he deals with the aftermath.
He recently posted on social media for the first time since he was terminated from Emmerdale. In the post, he thanked his followers for their continued support.
“All the people who’ve reached out and had my back you’ll never know how much I appreciate you. I’ve learned, I’ve grown and now I’m working harder than ever to finish what I started. Keep your [sic] circle tight and always fall forward! The universe tends to unfold as it should [sic].”
Some followers responded to Asan’s status update. One explained that everyone makes mistakes. The fan added that what is important is the lesson. Another wrote that the actor will go on to bigger and better things. Then, there was the Twitter user that said they were disappointed in Emmerdale, and that it could have been handled better.
What do you think of the scandal that involved Asan N’jie and Jamie Lomas? What are your thoughts on how Emmerdale handled this situation?
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