Reality TV star Stephen Bear’s Twitter account posted a “50% off” offer to his adult entertainment website along with a photo of him arriving in court while on trial. .
The 32-year-old man, who won the 2016 Celebrity Brother Award, appeared in court at Chelmsford Crown Court accused of sharing online video footage of him and his ex-girlfriend Georgia Harrison having sex.
The footage was captured on CCTV in Bear’s garden in Loughton, Essex in 2020.
Prosecutors said Ms Harrison, 27, who waives her right to remain anonymous, was unaware they were being filmed and asked Bear not to send the footage to anyone.
Bear denies voyeurism and two counts of disclosing private sex photos and films, but on Tuesday he was found guilty of all three.
During the trial, a photograph of him walking from the white Rolls Royce rented by the driver to the courthouse was uploaded to his Twitter account.
The text accompanying the post says, in block caps: “50% off my adult site for the next 24 hours.
“Let’s see why I’m trending.”
It includes a smiling purple demon emoji and a link to his website.
In this photo taken on the first day of his trial, Bear is dressed in a pink suit, black fur coat and sunglasses.
Bear’s Twitter account describes him as an “international player” and a “self-made billionaire”.
This is not the first time the Ex On The Beach star’s social media account has mentioned the ongoing court case.
Video of the day
Ahead of the trial, a poll on Bear’s Twitter account asked his followers “What color suit should I wear to court on Tuesday (December 6)?”
Most of the votes went to “pink” and the account later posted a short video of Bear, appearing to be in a car and wearing the pink suit he wore on day one. try job.
In the clip, he gives a thumbs up and says via video that “pink won the vote”.
The post was captioned “keep it key,” with a smiling tongue-in-cheek emoji and a footprint emoji.
Later in the trial, Bear’s account posted another video clip of him arriving in court with the caption “Never give up”.
The defendant, who wore different outfits to court, was pictured in another post holding a cane as he waited for his girlfriend Jessica Smith to step out of a Rolls Royce outside the court, with the caption “Every King is a King” need a queen”.
His account retweeted a post from Ms Smith’s account that read “I will always be by your side, even if the world is against you”.
It also shared a post from another account, reacting to footage of him arriving at court carrying a stick, which reads “absolute legendary outfit, dressed like a king”.
Essex Police said that in February 2022, Bear was believed to have been discussing the case on social media, “clearly in breach of the court’s bail conditions”, so he continued to be arrested. and then charged.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/stephen-bears-twitter-account-advertised-his-adult-website-during-trial-42216816.html Stephen Bear’s Twitter account promoted his adult site during the trial period