TMZ caught up with Morton in Atlanta on Thursday to request how he’s doing after becoming a bit of of a villain on the Netflix truth sequence for no longer disclosing his bisexuality to fellow extensive name Diamond until after they were engaged.
“I’m dealing with this basically the most attention-grabbing that I can,” he suggested the outlet. “Obviously, on daily foundation is novel, waking up to demise threats in my DMs, social media comments. Apt feeling, again, cherish I must rally on the back of myself constantly.”
Days prior to speaking with the outlet, Morton shared a put up on social media lamenting ever being interested with the truth demonstrate within the dear drawl.
“I’m in actual fact executed,” he began the textual swear material put up on Instagram.
“Shadowy lives topic until it’s an LGBT Shadowy lifestyles,” he added. “Additionally, so-known as ‘significant particular person’ chums on social media hold every different to defend my CHARACTER but they don’t! I’ve argued for hundreds of us. Y’all glimpse ANY of those of us speaking up for me? I’M DONE.”
Soon after the put up, police were reportedly known as to Morton’s dwelling for a non-lifestyles-threatening smash.
Carlton Morton unfolded about his regrets about being on ‘Luxuriate in is Blind.’
A public data officer for the Atlanta Police Division didn’t hold a file of any name made about Morton but smartly-known to Fox Data that it is no longer unparalleled for no police file to be generated on calls where no emergency or criminal disclose is demonstrate.
“I’m OK,” Morton said of the incident. “I had a truly tough day and some of us it sounds as if wanted to envision on me, and that’s all I can in actual fact dispute about it apt now. It’s roughly embarrassing. I correct feel cherish the realm hates me apt now.”
Fortunately, Morton revealed that he’s turning to treatment after the incident.
“In actuality I’m headed to a therapist apt now to hold a treatment session. Apt to communicate about my mental smartly being is terribly foremost,” he said. “I feel cherish treatment is the total thing and it’s something that, within the black community, we don’t focus on.”
As for his determination to protect his sexuality a secret from Diamond, Morton admitted that he’s got some regrets.
“I produce remorse it now, I didn’t mediate that it can presumably be this form of quandary on myth of I felt cherish it was as soon as a face-to-face conversation,” he said. “However being how I glimpse that it has affected our memoir. I’m starting up to remorse… even perhaps being a half of it. Apt on myth of it’s been too grand.”
His comments echo what he said on the “Luxuriate in is Blind” reunion particular for Netflix.