So, who did Zara McDermott cheat on Sam Thompson with?
The scandal was revealed on Made in Chelsea last night
On Made In Chelsea, everything is beginning to come out about the Sam Thompson and Zara McDermott cheating scandal. As Zara sat down with Habbs and Jamie, she said she had done something “really bad” before confessing what had happened. But after the show, everyone has been left with one question: who did Zara cheat on Sam with?
The pair ended their relationship in September after 16-months together. At the time, it was said they had a series of arguments during lockdown, but then it was claimed Zara had been with someone else.
Here’s everything we know so far about the Made In Chelsea cheating scandal.
Who did Zara McDermott cheat on Sam Thompson with?
Back in 2019, Zara McDermott appeared on X Factor: Celebrity in a band with fellow Love Island stars Wes Nelson, Eyal Booker and Samira Mighty. According to the Sun, it was at this point she was seeing music industry boss Brahim Fouradi.
A source close to Zara told the Sun: “Sam suspected quite early on that something was going on between Zara and Brahim, and there was a big confrontation. She was spending increasing amounts of time with him backstage, and hanging around after hours.
“Sam found out and kicked off. He’s devastated about how things have turned out.”According to the publication, Fouradi has since left his job at Syco and is now understood to be living in Holland.
According to an events site, Brahim Fouradi was part of pop duo ‘Fouradi’ for seven years. Two years ago he started to work as an A&R manager for Sony Music Benelux. After being head of music at X-Factor NL he was asked by the UK to be A&R manager of Kelly Rowland’s category in the US version of The X-Factor. Because of this, he got an offer from Simon Cowell to start as the International A&R Manager of Syco.
On Made In Chelsea, Sam said that Zara had repeatedly slept with someone else whilst her other X Factor bandmates all went home to their partners. He said she was still liking his photos on Instagram and had “no remorse” for what she had done. Brahim Fouradi’s Instagram account appears to have been deleted since the scandal.
Whilst the show was airing, Zara posted to her Instagram story a quote which read: “Love wins, love always wins”.