A source tells Yahoo Lifestyle that the 41-year-old is “devastated” by her portrayal as “a horny old woman”, but many are telling her she could turn it into a lucrative career.
“A lot of them are talking about the idea of her joining OnlyFans and how much money she could make,” an insider tells us. “She wouldn't even have to do anything explicit. People can make a killing from lingerie and bikini pics.
“Right now Melissa just wants the show to hurry up and end so she can return to normal life, but down the track, she might try to profit from it once the dust has settled.”
Meanwhile, when asked about the possibility of Melissa joining OnlyFans, season nine bride Olivia Frazer tells Yahoo Lifestyle she “definitely should”.
“I’d be happy to give her some advice on getting set up,” she says, joking that they could even do a lingerie shoot together.
'Say no to bullying'
This comes after Melissa, who has had a tumultuous relationship with her ‘husband’ Josh White since the beginning of the experiment, shared a post on social media begging for viewers to stop bullying her.
The TV bride posted a photo that read: “We all love watching MAFS and following the journey of the participants in Australia's biggest social experiment.
“This is a space to celebrate our couples, support and encourage them. Negative, offensive or personal comments against participants, experts, or fellows MAFS viewers will not be tolerated.”
Alongside the tile, Melissa wrote: “Say no to bullying. Before you assume, learn the facts. Before you judge, understand why. Before you hurt someone, feel. Before you speak, think.”
The official Instagram account for MAFS had shared the same post on January 30 before the season premiered, and reposted it again this week alongside Melissa’s. The comments section on both posts has been turned off.
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