facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

McCready says she supports roomie Phillips

Sept. 30, 2009 at 6:31 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 30 (UPI) -- U.S. singer Mindy McCready is defending "Celebrity Rehab" roomie Mackenzie Phillips, who recently revealed an incestuous relationship she had with her dad.

Phillips, 49, claims in her new book, "High on Arrival," that she and her late father, the Mamas and the Papas musician John Phillips, had a consensual sexual relationship off and on from the time she was 19 to 29.

While Mackenzie's half-sister, Chynna, has offered her support, her stepmother, Michelle, has categorically denied the allegations.

McCready told "Access Hollywood" Mackenzie let her read an early copy of her new book.

Asked if she believed everything Mackenzie wrote in it, McCready said she "absolutely" believed her.

"Nobody has the right to say what they do or don't believe unless they know her," McCready said, adding she has spoken to Mackenzie since her book came out last week. "I just encouraged her because I knew what was going to come out. I knew that her family was going to be upset and the underlying thing going on during 'Celebrity Rehab' and that taping were some of those things. The family was finding out that she was going to discuss these things and, of course, no one wanted her to discuss them."

© 2009 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Scott Eastwood angered Brad Pitt on set of 'Fury' Scott Eastwood angered Brad Pitt on set of 'Fury'
2
Model/actress claims she would be more successful if she did not resemble 'talentless' Kim Kardashian Model/actress claims she would be more successful if she did not resemble 'talentless' Kim Kardashian
3
James Franco talks dating, says he's 'shy' around women James Franco talks dating, says he's 'shy' around women
4
Mary-Louise Parker to release memoir 'Dear Mr. You' Mary-Louise Parker to release memoir 'Dear Mr. You'
5
Behati Prinsloo stars in Maroon 5's video for 'Animals' Behati Prinsloo stars in Maroon 5's video for 'Animals'
Trending News
x
Feedback