Sarma Melngailis instructed her aspect of the story in Netflix’s Bad Vegan and now Anthony Strangis is sharing his.
In an unique assertion to E! News, Strangis’ lawyer, Sam Karliner, talked in regards to the Netflix docuseries and his shopper’s connection to the superstar chef, revealing that the exes are “not in touch.”
“He’s gone on to live his life,” Karliner shared. “He’s got a job, uses his name, this is behind him and she’s behind him.”
Bad Vegan, which premiered on March 16, chronicles Melngailis’ time as proprietor of NYC vegan sizzling spot Pure Food and Wine, and her subsequent marriage to Strangis, who she accuses of exercising “coercive control” over her and making guarantees together with that he might make her beloved canine, Leon, immortal. The two had been in the end arrested in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. in May 2016.
The undeniable fact that Strangis has moved on is a part of the rationale he “didn’t want to get involved,” in line with Karliner. “He pled guilty to it, he owned up to it and he did it long before Sarma did,” the lawyer continued. “His case was resolved probably close to a year before Sarma’s was.”