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    Piers Morgan Mocks Real Martha From ‘Baby Reindeer’ For Demanding £1 Million For Interview After His Offer Of “A Piddling £250”

    Piers Morgan is known for his fiery interviews and even fiercer ways. Whether it is Kanye West or just something trendy, Morgan is always on time to give the latest scoop. This time, his target is Fiona Harvey, the woman claiming to be the real-life inspiration for Martha in the Netflix hit Baby Reindeer’.

    After Harvey appeared on Morgan’s ‘Piers Morgan Uncensored’ show, a disagreement over her compensation erupted into a social media spat. Additionally, people are not happy with Morgan giving a platform to an alleged criminal.

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    Real Martha Fiona Harvey Calls Out Piers Morgan Only To Be Mocked By Him

    Real Life Martha Fiona Harvey on Piers Morgan
    Real Life Martha Fiona Harvey on Piers Morgan

    The interview itself was a ratings grab. Harvey dished on her alleged connection to comedian Richard Gadd, the show’s creator, making claims of obsession and stalking. Additionally, The drama drew millions of viewers, likely boosting Morgan’s advertising revenue. However, the payout for Harvey tells a different story. According to Harvey, she was offered a mere £250 for the interview. 

    When the interview became a hit, Harvey felt shortchanged. “Piddling” is the word she used to describe the initial offer, and she boldly demanded a cut of the show’s takings, going as far as saying she’d “settle for a million.” Morgan, never one to shy away from a fight, took to social media to ridicule Harvey’s demands. 

    Additionally, He reposted a news article with her million-pound request, adding a sarcastic, “No Fiona.. you want an agent,” along with a laughing emoji. This mocking response has divided viewers. Some side with Morgan, arguing Harvey agreed to the fee beforehand and shouldn’t complain now. Others point out the vast difference between Morgan’s potential earnings and Harvey’s measly £250.

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    Is There A Merit to Fiona Harvey Asking For A Million For ‘Baby Reindeer’ Comments?

    Baby Reindeer's Martha (L) and Real Martha (R)
    Baby Reindeer’s Martha (L) and Real Martha (R)

    Harvey’s claim to a million-pound payout might seem outrageous. However, it raises a legitimate question about interview compensation, particularly for non-celebrities.  Talk shows often rely on ordinary people with extraordinary stories to generate buzz. While some interviewees might be happy with exposure alone, others might need financial compensation. 

    This situation highlights the need for transparency in interview fees. Should participants be informed about the show’s potential revenue beforehand? While Harvey’s million-pound request might be a publicity stunt, it has sparked a conversation about fairness and the value a regular person brings to a high-profile interview. 

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    Vanshika Minakshi
    Vanshika Minakshi
    Vanshika is a content writer at FirstCuriosity, diving into the vibrant universe of celebrities, movies, and TV shows with fervor. Her passion extends beyond her professional endeavors, as she immerses herself in the realms of rap music and video games, constantly seeking inspiration from diverse sources. She is a business student with a knack for marketing blending analytical insights with creative instincts to craft compelling narratives. When not working you can find her spending times with her beloved pet dogs or watching true crime documentaries. Additionally, she has over 40 published articles exploring the exhilarating realm of eSports and profiling popular streamers, showcasing her expertise and passion for gaming culture.


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