Actor Firass Dirani has ruffled feathers since his very first day on
And the recruits are due to reach their limits with the Underbelly star on Tuesday night’s episode of when he mysteriously goes missing on the show and puts them all in danger.
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SAS Australia SPOILER: Merrick Wartts reveals the moment Firass Dirani (pictured) finally pushes everyone over the edge and how they pleaded with the directing staff (DS) to intervene
Merrick confirmed that the intervention with Firass would air on Tuesday, but the star would not leave just yet.
‘There is no real room for somebody to not play the team game, you need to look after people… Firass is very selfish, he is very self involved and that started to effect the group,’ the comedian explained.
Merrick said after a universal consensus by the remaining recruits on the show, they expressed their fury over Firass to the DS.
‘As duty recruit I had to go, everyone wanted to go and approach the DS to chat about Firass and we had an open chat with him and he was better after that,’ he said.
‘He is very self involved and that started to effect the group’: Comedian Merrick said he asked for the DS to send Firass home after he was putting the recruits in jeopardy
‘We literally stopped and went no, this is a setup!’ Merrick claimed Firass’ actions on the show made the recruits believe he was a plant
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‘We literally stopped and went no, this is a setup! The group had decided we needed to talk to DS about Firass and the fact that we thought he was putting us all in jeopardy,’ he said.
Merrick said it was a ‘full on’ and ‘confronting’ ultimatum put to Firass when the team asked for the actor be remove from the course.
To come: Merrick added that it was a ‘full on’ and ‘confronting’ ultimatum put towards Firass as a result of the team requesting the actor be remove from the course
A total of 17 famous faces signed up for the intense SAS selection course run by an elite team of ex-special forces soldiers, otherwise known as the ‘Directing Staff’.
Seven recruits so far have voluntarily withdrawn from the show by handing in their assigned numbers to the DS.
SAS Australia continues on Tuesday from 7:30pm on Channel Seven
Only 10 left! SAS Australia continues on Tuesday from 7:30pm on Channel Seven