Motsi Mabuse’s ex-husband, Timo Kulczak, has announced that he is suing her after she wrote what she said in a statement that she managed during their marriage. .
The Strictly Come Dancing judge, 41, said it prevented her from getting pregnant, limited her access to money and dictated her diet in her memoir, Finding My Own Rhythm, released last month of September 2022.
But now the 45-year-old German dancer has hit back, accusing him of making up the story to ‘boost book sales’, and claims they have remained friends since their split in the 2000s. fourteen.
‘It’s not true!’ Motsi Mabuse’s ex-husband Timo Kulczak says he is taking legal action against the Strictly judge after she accused him of ‘managing’ her biography (pictured in 2011)
She told The Sun: ‘He did something bad to me and my family and I don’t accept it. Now I’m at a point where I can’t just let things go as they are when something is put out in public and there’s no truth to it.
‘I am very sad and hurt. Looking back, I remember a very good time and a good and happy time that cannot be compared to some of the claims about me that I see now.
‘I am a loving and caring husband who is always there for her when she needs help. I don’t think I’m in control, I see everything I’ve done is organizing and helping him.’
Timo’s lawyer went to say they could take it legal practice in Germany and England but trying to achieve the ‘good agreement’.
Fact: The Dancing With The Stars judge, 41, said it prevented her from getting pregnant, limited her access to money and her diet in her memoir, Finding My Own Rhythm, released in September 2022
MailOnline has contacted Motsi’s representative for comment.
In her book, Motsi said that her difficult relationship with Timo hindered her professionally because she refused to open a dance school.
The former Ballroom and Latin dancer married her first love when she was just 22 years old and her 11-year marriage ended in 2014.
The TV personality said that Timo managed her finances, paying her an allowance from the proceeds of her TV shows and dance classes.
Outrage: But now the German dancer, 45, has hit back, accusing him of making up stories to ‘blow up book sales’, saying they have remained friends since their split in 2014 (photographed in 2013)
She said Timo chose what they ate and refused to leave her when she told him about it.
Motsi wrote in his book: ‘Timo and I went to Thailand, and I told him, for everyone, that I was leaving. We fought every day, but I didn’t want to go back down this time.’
Their relationship fell apart after they stopped dancing together, although the pair had previously won two German competitions.
Timo also turned down her offers to have a baby and open a dance school together, according to Motsi.
Her side: In her book, Motsi said that her difficult relationship with Timo stopped her professionally because she refused to open a dance school.
Motsi moved to Germany to be with Timo when she was 18, but she knew he wasn’t in love with him then: ‘I wasn’t in love with Timo – and I still am. for a while.’
The couple eventually divorced in 2014 and Motsi married her Ukrainian husband Evgenij Voznyuk in 2017.
While she insisted that she and Evgenij were not involved with Timo, she said that the two discussed their feelings for each other which led to Timo’s quick breakup.
They now live together in Germany, share a daughter, four, and run a dance school. He is still friends with Timo.
Moving on: The couple finally divorced in 2014 and Motsi married her Ukrainian husband Evgenij Voznyuk in 2017 (Motsi and Evgenij pictured in 2018)