After saying he was not proud of his famous offspring, Errol Musk returned to his controversial remarks.
The 76-year-old denied saying anything like that during the latest episode of ‘Piers Morgan Uncensored’.
Addressing the startling remark in which he took a wild dig at Tesla’s CEO, Errol said he was misquoted.
”I never said anything like that. I’ve been proud of him since the day he was born. A person does not suddenly become proud of your child. It’s ridiculous. Suffice to say that I don’t like it. I mean, it’s crazy. I love it,” said the South African engineer.
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In a previous interview, when Errol was asked if he was proud of Elon, he replied, “No. You know, we’re a family that’s been doing a lot of things for a long time, it’s not like we suddenly started doing something.”
Not only that, Errol also took a look at his son’s physical appearance while discussing recent photos of Elon shirtless on a yacht in Greece.
According to him, “Elon is very well built and he is very, very strongly built, but he eats badly.”
Highlighting how a weight loss supplement called garcinia cambogia helped him shed pounds, Errol recommended his son take the same.
Errol, who spent his youth in apartheid-era South Africa, and his ex-wife Maye Musk had three children, including Elon, Kimbal and Tosca.
(With agency contributions)
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