Why Rachel Bilson Had a “Panic Assault” After Rami Malek Picture Debacle
She later deleted the pic and at last defined the actual motive in March 2021, when she spoke on the Armchair Knowledgeable podcast.
“I truly look and I’ve a message from Rami. Nevertheless it wasn’t like, ‘Hey! How are you?!’ It was straight to: ‘I might actually admire in the event you take that down. I am a very personal particular person,'” Rachel recalled. “I used to be like, ‘Oh, s–t! OK.’ I get actually scorching and begin sweating… I am all nervous, like, ‘Oh god! What did I do?’ He was a very good good friend, it is a humorous image… you recognize? I do not take myself that critically.”
The Hart of Dixie alum went on, “I assume I ought to’ve discovered one thing extra flattering… However I eliminated it and I even wrote to him a very nice message: ‘I am so sorry. Go get the Oscar! You are doing superb.’ And I by no means hear something again, which is okay.”
Each Rami and Rachel attended Notre Dame Excessive Faculty in Sherman Oaks, Calif. Since they have been in the identical grade, Rachel mentioned they starred within the college play collectively.