‘Survivor’ Contestant Punished for Breaking NDA … Just the Dude, Though
5/17/2018 12:40 AM PDT
‘Survivor’ producers have dropped the hammer after a pair contestants broke their NDAs by posing collectively for a photograph — however solely punished considered one of them … TMZ has discovered.
Sources near the manufacturing inform us Alec Merlino bought the brief finish of the stick in the self-discipline division after posting a photograph with fellow contestant Kara Kay and captioning their pic with a defiant “F*** it.” We’re informed there is not any determination but on punishing Kara.
As for Alec … sources say showrunners are withholding his look charge — not prize cash — for the present, which comes out to about $10,000. He is additionally been disinvited to the finale episode broadcast, during which forged members come collectively and replicate on the season.
We’re additionally informed an e mail was despatched to the remainder of the forged addressing Merlino and Kay, explaining Alec had been punished … and that others should not comply with swimsuit.
All in all, we suppose Alec ought to contemplate himself fortunate that he wasn’t taken to courtroom for violating his $5 million NDA. BTW … Alec has since eliminated the photograph from IG.