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Rachel Bilson Says She Was ‘Mortified’ After Rami Malek Picture Drama Blew Up


Rachel Bilson opened up about what went down between her and Rami Malek after she revealed to the lots that he was lower than enthused a few throwback photograph she as soon as posted of him.

The “Hart of Dixie” star spoke to the “LadyGang” podcast this week and recalled what occurred within the wake of her speaking about Malek on “Armchair Skilled,” Dax Shepard and Monica Padman’s podcast, final month.

On “Armchair Skilled,” Bilson defined she’d as soon as posted a photograph of her and Malek from their senior 12 months collectively at Notre Dame Excessive College in Sherman Oaks, California, doing so in a jokey method. In response, Malek ― who had simply completed “Bohemian Rhapsody” and was on the precipice of successful the Oscar for his position as Freddie Mercury ― messaged her saying he’d “actually admire in case you take that down.”

The interplay left Bilson “tremendous bummed,” and the anecdote later went viral.

Speaking to “LadyGang,” Bilson stated that within the week since that story obtained out, she and Malek have talked and are “all good.”

“He was so candy and we’re completely superb now and we talked about it and we’re good,” she stated. “He was so gracious, and I completely understood the place he was coming type and he understood me. And I used to be simply so pleased we have been capable of squash it and, like, transfer on.” 

She added that he knew she “wasn’t doing it with any ailing intention” and actually didn’t foresee the story blowing up the best way it did.

“My pal despatched me a CNN hyperlink to it. I used to be like, ‘Are you kidding me?’” she stated.

Bilson did share, nevertheless, that she was solely “mortified” by the expertise.

“Like, I used to be having a panic assault. I needed to go to remedy that day, and I used to be like, ‘I’m having nervousness. I didn’t need this to resurface on this manner,’” she defined. “‘I really feel so dangerous. Oh my god. Rami goes to suppose I’m doing this once more.’” 

Finally, the whole lot is copacetic between the outdated mates, and Bilson discovered a silver lining in the entire ordeal.

“It truly turned out to be an excellent factor for a cause, as a result of we have been capable of reconnect and, like, make it higher and the whole lot is nice,” she stated.

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