In line with editors on the New York Publish’s tabloid Web page Six, Lindsay was rumoured to have develop into near Crown Prince, with the pair swapping common texts and him flying the actor round in his non-public jet and showering her with presents — together with a gift-wrapped bank card.
However in accordance with dad Michael, whereas she does know the Saudi prince, he insisted their relationship is merely “platonic and respectful.”
“They’re simply buddies, Lindsay has loads of highly effective buddies within the Center East, as a result of she is large on the market,” he advised the gossip column. “Lindsay met MBS (Mohammad bin Salman) due to the work she has been doing within the Center East. She is working to assist individuals within the area, significantly refugees,” he mentioned. “No one writes concerning the good work Lindsay does in Syria, they only wish to hear the unhealthy stuff. She has a platonic and respectful relationship with MBS, nothing extra.”
The Saudi crown prince stirred controversy after the homicide of outstanding Washington Publish journalist Jamal Khashoggi. To this, Michael added, “None of that has confirmed to be true. Lindsay says he’s a very good particular person. She feels protected, she has good individuals round her, and he or she is aware of the best way to conduct herself.”
His feedback come after the Imply Ladies star’s consultant beforehand insisted to the publication that the pair met simply as soon as — at a Method One Grand Prix race. The rep additionally denied that the prince gave her a bank card.