The dying of Prince Philip, who was 99, was introduced on Friday afternoon — simply moments earlier than Maya took a visit previous Buckingham Palace in a taxi.
TV and radio presenter Maya, 26, was slammed as she filmed herself driving by the Palace shortly after the dying was introduced, and posting a sweary video to her 2.1million Instagram followers.
However a consultant for the Movie star Juice panellist has now spoken out after the sweetness was labelled “disrespectful” and a “gobs***e.”
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A spokesperson for Maya informed The Solar: “It goes with out saying that together with the remainder of the nation Maya was deeply saddened to listen to Prince Philip had handed away.
“Her earlier video caught an off the cuff comment concerning the variety of press exterior Buckingham Palace and was under no circumstances a mirrored image of her emotions on the matter.
“Understandably she is disillusioned this has been taken out of context as no disrespect was ever meant.”
Maya had filmed herself travelling by automobile on Friday when she noticed crowds gathering to put flowers exterior the gates of the palace.
She addressed her Instagram followers: “The Palace, oh my god sure, it is kicking off, sure, f**ok,” earlier than turning to her driver and including: “Prince Philip died, did you hear?”
Followers have been fast to take to Twitter to hit out on the star, with one tweeting: “Maya Jama drives previous Buckingham Palace after Prince Philip’s dying. Gobs***e. Full & utter gobs***e.
“That man served in world struggle 2 & obtained a point out in despatches. No matter anybody’s views of the Royals present some respect [sic].”
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A second added: “So disrespectful!,” while others defended the presenter, with one writing: “I’ve watched Maya Jama’s story lots, and nonetheless cannot see what you all discover disrespectful!”
Whereas one other added: “Apologise for what? Saying a person is useless..? I dont get it. Some ppl so dramatic these days [sic].”
It was introduced at noon on Friday that Prince Philip had handed away on the age of 99.
The Queen introduced her “deep sorrow” over the lack of her husband in a press release launched by Buckingham Palace.
It learn: “It’s with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has introduced the dying of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
“His Royal Highness handed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Fort. Additional bulletins will made in the end. The Royal Household be a part of with individuals all over the world in mourning his loss.”