She landed at the center of rumors she was having an affair with Kristin Cavallari’s then-husband, Jay Cutler.
But Kelly Henderson insists she was the one who was really betrayed.
In an interview with The Domenick Nati Show, Kelly claims she was discouraged from speaking up about rumors she was having an affair with her then-husband Jay Cutler, even though they untrue.
‘I felt extremely betrayed’: Kristin Cavallari’s ex BFF Kelly Henderson has shed light on the demise of their relationship after an affair rumor drove a wedge into their friendship
Despite adhering to the instructions, Kelly was ‘betrayed’ finding out Kristin went ahead and addressed the allegations on her reality series, Very Cavallari.
To this day, Kelly does not know why exactly their friendship ended, which she says all started after she received a text from Kristin telling her she was ‘upset’ with her.
Kristin did not disclose the reason she was angry with Kelly, however Kelly immediately reached out to the star in an attempt to rectify the situation.
Ultimately, Kelly believes the drama was used to spice up Kristin’s reality series.
‘I didn’t even understand’: To this day, Kelly does not know why exactly their friendship ended, which she says all started after she received a text from Kristin telling her she was ‘upset’ with her
‘I got a text from her a week before filming started and I didn’t even understand or know what was going on. I immediately picked up the phone to try to call her and resolve it or ask what was going on or had done.
‘I think the truth is that life is really busy for both of us and she took that personal that she for some reason thought wasn’t being a good friend to her. Again, I was extremely shocked by all of that, and unfortunately I think it played into they needed a story line for a show, and so yeah. I’m trying to move forward.’
Kelly shed light on the feelings of betrayal she experienced after learning the rumors ended up making their way onto the show, even though she was told not to say anything.
‘I wasn’t very happy with her’: While Kelly said she viewed the friendship as over after that, Kristin recently said she was disappointed she never heard from her former BFF after her divorce from Jay
On the show, Kristin described being angry with Kelly because her former BFF was ‘fueling’ the affair allegations.
While Kelly said she viewed the friendship as over after that, Kristin recently said she was disappointed she never heard from her former BFF after her divorce from Jay.
Kelly didn’t see why she had to reach out after such a wedge had been driven between them.
‘I think that’s interesting that after she said all of the stuff that she said about me on national television and things that were not true that she expected me to reach out. At that point, I felt extremely betrayed and not like we were friends.
‘I probably didn’t reach out either because I was getting so blown up by tabloids because of what she put in people’s minds about an affair that was not ever true, nor did it happen. So yeah, I wasn’t very happy with her. It didn’t feel like the right thing for me to reach out. I was not in a place to do that.’
Kristin recently said it was ‘sad’ seeing Kelly did not connect with her after splitting from Jay.
‘It is really sad,’ she told People. ‘I thought that maybe announcing the divorce and everything that [she would reach out], but no.’
Old times: Kelly hanging out with Kristin, Jay, and friends