In the ultimate season of Bravo’s Below Deck Down Under, a sexual misconduct scandal has erupted, resulting in the firing of two crew members from the collection.
In the present’s last episode, boatswain Luke Jones was fired after climbing into the mattress of Margot Sisson, who was sleeping bare, “without permission.”
Second Stew Laura Bileskalne’s response to the incident additionally led to her being let go by Captain Jason Chambers after insisting that Luke was to not blame.
She was finally fired for displaying “little respect and empathy” in the direction of Margot.
Luke’s inappropriate habits got here after the crew went out in Cairns, Australia.
Below Deck Down Under’s Luke Jones (left) has been fired for sexual misconduct after climbing bare into Margot Sisson’s (proper) mattress ‘without permission’
Producers have been pressured to intervene after catching Luke in mattress with Margot, who handed out after an evening of heavy ingesting
During the dinner, Margot said she was “really drunk” and stew chef Aesha Scott even informed deckhand Culver Bradbury to look at her.
“I just want to guide her a little bit,” Aesha defined.
Despite Margot’s intoxicated state, Luke repeatedly tried to flirt along with her, asking her to “cuddle” him whereas they have been behind a automotive collectively.
“No, let’s go,” she replied, earlier than making it clear that she simply needed to “go to bed.”
When Aesha introduced her again to her cabin, she assured Margot that she wouldn’t permit herself to be “used” by “any drunkenness.”
“I’d like to see you get into bed safely. I’ll get you some water,’ she told Margot.
Luke, who was lying naked under a towel, hurried to Margot’s bunk
Producers stormed into the cabin as soon as Luke crawled into Margot’s bunk, where she slept
The producer begs Luke to go downstairs and tries to get him off the bed
Later, Luke entered Margot’s room in only his boxers as he asked her to join him in the hot tub.
“I just saw the way Luke looked at you, and I feel very protective,” Aesha informed Margot.
Margot replied, “I’m glad you’re here. I don’t want to go in the jacuzzi, I want to go to bed. All I want is water and bed, not Luke.’
As soon as the producers turned on the lights, an enraged Luke, who was completely naked, yelled at the producers to ‘f**k off’
Then he slammed the door, leaving him and Margot alone in the cabin
A producer immediately demanded that Luke open the door, shouting ‘Open up! Open it!’
When Luke came back from the Jacuzzi, he headed for Margot’s cabin, where she was sleeping alone.
After he got into her bed, producers stepped in and told Luke to leave her alone.
“Can you fuck off?” he informed the cameramen.
“We can’t do that, she said no, she said no,” the producers informed him.
Once Aesha has returned to the cabin, she tells her good friend that Luke had been in her cabin and ran out ‘naked’.
‘Oh my God. Uh, was he naked?’ Margot replied, to which Aesha requested, “Have you agreed to have him here?”
“No, I was asleep,” Margot stated. “I didn’t invite that one at all.”
Chief Stewardess Aesha Scott rushed to the scene when a unadorned Luke left the room
Aesha checked on Margot, who was shocked to find that Luke had been bare in her mattress
Luke later locked himself in his personal cabin, insisting he had finished nothing incorrect
Aesha then knowledgeable Captain Jason, who needed to know if Sisson was ‘safe’.
So she’s secure? She’s secure, sure?’ stated Captain Jason. “She’s safe,” Aesha stated.
Aesha tearfully claimed that Luke had tried to “take advantage of Margot’s drunkenness” whereas she was “completely unconscious” in mattress.
Captain Jason then entered Luke’s room and ordered him to remain in a single day in a resort.
The subsequent morning, Jason gathered the remainder of the crew and informed them that Luke was being fired.
An emotional Aesha knowledgeable Captain Jason of the incident, claiming that Luke had tried to ‘take advantage of Margot’s drunkenness’
Captain Jason fired Luke the subsequent day. On his method out, Luke informed Jason he was “so sorry” and “so disappointed” in himself for the best way he had behaved.
He additionally lectured the crew on the significance of consent and bounds and emphasised the principles they needed to comply with whereas on board.
Jason then fired Luke, who merely replied, “I’ll accept that.”
On his method out, he informed Captain Jason that he was “so sorry” and “so disappointed” in himself for the best way he had behaved.
Second Stew Laura Bileskalne’s response to the incident additionally led to her being let go by Captain Jason after insisting to Margot that Luke was to not blame
Flight attendant Laura spent the remainder of the day sympathizing with Luke, saying he ought to have simply been given a ‘warning’ and never fired.
She even informed Margot that the capturing “wasn’t fair” and that he was simply “joking” and “drunk,” earlier than suggesting that Margot might have been responsible of the incident.
As a consequence, Captain Jason finally fired Laura as effectively, berating her for not respecting boundaries.