Piers Morgan is ready to interview the ‘actual Martha’ on his YouTube collection, Piers Morgan Uncensored, on Thursday night time. The pre-recorded interview, which lasts for half-hour, shall be shared on the channel at 8PM GMT.

The interview options Fiona Harvey, 58, who’s reportedly the inspiration behind Richard Gadd’s acclaimed collection Child Reindeer, which is an autobiographical story of his expertise of being stalked by the girl.

WATCH: How Child Reindeer grew to become an in a single day phenomenon

Though Richard and the celebrities of the Netflix present discouraged web sleuths from uncovering ‘Martha’s’ true id, Fiona shared a number of Fb posts in regards to the present and beforehand spoke to the Day by day Document in regards to the present.

“I am the sufferer right here, not Richard Gadd,” she advised the publication. “I’ve had demise threats on account of his present even if loads of the issues he claimed are simply not true. Somebody on-line stated, ‘If I discover you I’ll kill you’.

Piers Morgan next to Fiona Harvey, who is sitting in a chair© X
The broadcaster’s interview with the ‘actual Martha’ shall be broadcast on Thursday

“A man in North Carolina stated that he and different folks have been going to stalk me like I’m alleged to have stalked Gadd. I obtained two hours of sleep final night time. I believed, what if his supporters actually do issues like that?”

Fiona additionally advised the Scottish Solar that she was pursuing a authorized case towards Netflix for billing the present as “a part of a real story”. She added: “I am a extremely competent lawyer. I might need to do it myself. I am excellent.”

Jessica Gunning as Martha in Baby Reindeer© Ed Miller/Netflix
Martha was protrayed as mentally unwell within the present

Selling the interview on social media, Piers wrote: “The true-life Martha from Child Reindeer breaks cowl and offers me her first TV interview in regards to the smash hit Netflix present. Fiona Harvey needs to have her say & ‘set the document straight.’ Is she a psycho stalker?”

Child Reindeer: Martha’s obsession in numbers

Richard Gadd as Donny Dunn and Jessica Gunning as Martha in Baby Reindeer© Ed Miller/Netflix
Richard Gadd as Donny Dunn and Jessica Gunning as Martha in Child Reindeer

Richard Gadd has been vocal about his stalker, named ‘Martha’ within the present, and simply what number of messages, voicemails,  tweets and emails he acquired from her earlier than contact was reduce off. It included: 

  • 41,000 emails 
  • 744 tweets
  • 100 pages of letters
  • 350 hours of voicemails 

The interview has already confirmed controversial, attributable to ‘Martha’ being portrayed as severely mentally unwell on the present and anxious followers voiced their worries about her doable “exploitation”.

Richard Gadd in Baby Reindeer© Ed Miller/Netflix
The present has been a smash hit for Netflix

One particular person wrote: “This girl is mentally unwell. That is irresponsible,” whereas a second commented: “From every thing I’ve learn and seen about this girl, interviewing her in public is nothing wanting exploitative.

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The collection has been praised for the way it dealt with its delicate material and its ambiguous ending with Jessica Gunning, who performed ‘Martha’ on the present, saying: “Once I learn it [the final scene], I really obtained goosebumps, as a result of I believed, ‘What a intelligent technique to finish this.’ It’s a damaged man, actually, like she was in a way, being provided this act of kindness, and I believe he’s simply obtained an perception into what that meant at that second.”

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