Ex-Tiger Woods mistress Rachel Uchitel opened up about the ‘tough interview’ she had with Wendy Williams where she was grilled over her relationship with the professional golfer, despite having felt like she was going to talk about her new collaboration with Seeking. com.
Uchitel, 46, appeared on The Wendy Williams Show in March, and was told she would only have a few questions about the recent documentary Tiger.
However, much of the interview revolved around Woods and Wendy. did not ask about the Seeking.com collaboration until the very end of the segment.
“ So yeah, it was a bit of a tough interview, ” Uchitel said during an appearance on Behind the Velvet Rope with David Yontef. ‘Her staff were really kind to ask me to participate and said she was going to be nice and said all great things to me. ”
‘It got very uncomfortable’: ex-Tiger Woods mistress Rachel Uchitel opened up about the ‘difficult interview’ she had with Wendy Williams where she was grilled over her relationship with the professional golfer, despite feeling like she was going to talk about her new collaboration with Seeking.com
“ I honestly think when she came on the show she didn’t really know how to interview me very frankly, and I think she was confused on how to interview me. Because I felt like the first five minutes or so was very, almost like she felt pressured to ask me these questions that she felt she needed to ask, ” she said.
“Her staff ended up calling me after the fact and said, ‘We’re so sorry because we didn’t know she was going to continue at this level of questions.’ And that’s not even the reason they booked me, ” she said.
“ They booked me because she was so interested in Seeking.com and me being the spokesperson for Seeking.com. And they said she was going to ask like a question or two at the top of the interview about me being on the HBO doc. But that was it. I don’t really know what happened there.
“ It was very uncomfortable because it was kind of like she just kept pushing on something and didn’t want to let go, ” she said. “ And you know, after 10 years of living with a stigma attached to you and like, everyone kind of, you know, need to love to present yourself like that, like that’s enough already. I thought this was really a place where now we are becoming inappropriate here.
‘We’re becoming inappropriate here’: Uchitel was not happy with how her interview with Williams went
‘I think that would be really huge of her’: Uchitel thinks ‘something needs to be said’ on The Wendy Williams Show about how her interview went
Scandal: Uchitel was one of the women Woods had a relationship with during his marriage to now ex-wife Elin Nordegren
Uchitel thinks “ something needs to be said ” on The Wendy Williams Show about how her interview went.
“I really think something needs to be said about the stigma against women,” she said. “ I think she, something needs to be said on her show about how she assaulted me and that women shouldn’t be stigmatized for being the other woman. ”
‘I wouldn’t be shocked if she said something that she was thinking about it after the fact and thought it was time for people to tackle the stigma or the elephant in the room that it’s not just the woman’s fault and that the woman shouldn’t just be ashamed and be called by names, while the men can just walk away and be the heroes, ” she said.
“ So if she took on responsibilities like that, I think it would be really huge of her. I think that would be amazing and that would be huge of her and that would be a lot of news for her show, to be honest.
Speaking: Uchitel, 46, appeared on The Wendy Williams Show in March and was told she was only going to be asked a few questions about the recent documentary Tiger
‘I was not a mistress’: Uchitel was motivated to appear on the show in order to shed light on ‘what really happened’
Uchitel, who is the new spokesperson for Seeking.com, has resurfaced in the spotlight after highlighting his relationship with the professional golfer in the new HBO documentary Tiger.
Uchitel was one of the women Woods had a relationship with during his marriage to now ex-wife Elin Nordegren.
As more women spoke about their affairs with Woods, Nordegren eventually filed for divorce, which was finalized in August 2010 after nearly six years of marriage.
The former couple share two children: daughter Sam, 13, and son Charlie, 12.
Uchitel was motivated to appear on the show in order to shed light on “ what really happened ”.
“ I wanted to tell my story on HBO because I wanted people to see what really happened, ” she previously told Extra. “ I wasn’t a mistress, and I was in a real relationship, and I want people to leave me alone about it. ”
Strike a pose: Uchitel pictured in Los Angeles in 2011