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Married At First Sight’s Melissa Rawson and Bryce Ruthven reveal they received death threats

Married At First Sight’s Melissa Rawson and Bryce Ruthven reveal they received death threats against their twin BABIES in trailer for explosive new Channel Seven special

Melissa Rawson and Bryce Ruthven are set to tell all in a new Channel special. 

In a trailer for the upcoming television event, The Fame Game, the Married At First Sight stars reveal they were targeted by death threats after appearing on the show. 

Some of those threats were even aimed at their twin baby sons, Melissa, 32, said in the clip.

Soon: Melissa Rawson (pictured) and Bryce Ruthven are set to tell all in a new Channel special. In a trailer for the upcoming television event, The Fame Game, the Married At First Sight stars reveal they were targeted by death threats after appearing on the show

‘They hoped my twins would die’ the new mother reveals in part of her interview shown in the preview. 

Bryce also implies that what people saw on the reality show may not be the whole story.  

‘You think you know what you saw, but you have absolutely no idea,’ he says. 

Awful: Some of those threats were even aimed at their twin baby sons, Melissa, 32, said in the clip. 'They hoped my twins would die' the new mother reveals in part of her interview

Awful: Some of those threats were even aimed at their twin baby sons, Melissa, 32, said in the clip. ‘They hoped my twins would die’ the new mother reveals in part of her interview

Not all it seems: Bryce (pictured) implies that what people saw on the reality show may not be the whole story

Not all it seems: Bryce (pictured) implies that what people saw on the reality show may not be the whole story

Also appearing on The Fame Game will be Biggest Loser Host Ajay Rochester, socialite Brynne Edelsten, actor Cameron Daddo, and Home and Away star Ada Nicodemou, among others, who will discuss their lives of fame and infamy. 

Bryce and Melissa welcomed twin sons, twins, Levi and Tate, now six months old, in October. 

The tots were born prematurely and they were unable to take them home until Christmastime. 

'You think you know what you saw, but you have absolutely no idea,' he says in the clip

‘You think you know what you saw, but you have absolutely no idea,’ he says in the clip 

Wedding day: The couple 'wed' on the 2021 season of MAFS and announced their engagement in July last year

Wedding day: The couple ‘wed’ on the 2021 season of MAFS and announced their engagement in July last year

The couple ‘wed’ on the 2021 season of MAFS and announced their engagement in July last year.   

Their time on the show was controversial with some feeling the relationship was toxic. 

Last year, fans started a Change.org petition demanding Channel Nine issue an apology for airing ‘triggering’ scenes involving the ‘gaslighting’ groom Bryce and his long-suffering wife Melissa.  

It also called for Nine to acknowledge its alleged ‘failure of duty of care’ towards Melissa.

Long wait: Bryce and Melissa welcomed twin sons, twins, Levi and Tate, now six months old, in October. The tots were born prematurely and they were unable to take them home until Christmas

Long wait: Bryce and Melissa welcomed twin sons, twins, Levi and Tate, now six months old, in October. The tots were born prematurely and they were unable to take them home until Christmas

‘This season of Married at First Sight Australia features a couple, Melissa and Bryce, who portray an excessive amount of DV [domestic violence] signs which are not being handled by the network appropriately,’ the petition stated.

‘There is a clear failure of duty of care to Melissa during filming of the show, allowing her to remain in a toxic and dangerous environment with her partner for the “benefit” of the network.’

‘She is being subject to gaslighting, emotional manipulation, isolation, and countless other textbook signs of a controlling and or abusive relationship,’ the petition goes on to claim, adding that the scenes are ‘incredibly triggering and stressful to watch’. 

 It continues: ‘This petition is for the Nine Network to acknowledge and apologise for letting Melissa go through this and also airing such a horrible relationship on TV without doing anything to showcase that the relationship is clearly not healthy.’

Complaints: Last year, fans started a Change.org petition demanding Channel Nine issue an apology for airing 'triggering' scenes involving the 'gaslighting' groom Bryce and his long-suffering wife Melissa

Complaints: Last year, fans started a Change.org petition demanding Channel Nine issue an apology for airing ‘triggering’ scenes involving the ‘gaslighting’ groom Bryce and his long-suffering wife Melissa 

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