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Sharon Osbourne Shares Alleged Texts to Sheryl Underwood After 'Talk' Exit

Ready to move on? Sharon Osbourne has spoken out for the first time following her exit from The Talk. On Sunday, April 4, Sheryl Underwood claimed that she hadn’t heard from Osbourne, 68, since their falling out on March 10. Two days later, the former reality star released alleged text messages that she sent to Underwood, 57, showing March 12, March 15 and March 18 as the dates. Sharon Osbourne’s ‘The Talk’ Drama: Everything We Know Read article “Sheryl, My heart is heavy and I’m deeply saddened by the events that transpired on Wednesday. I don’t want to lose my true friend over this,” the first message, obtained by the Daily Mail, read. “I’m sorry for telling you to f–k off during the break, I’m sorry for accusing you of fake crying while we were live on air I’m sorry for losing my temper with you. I felt shocked, scared and saddened by what felt like was a blind sided attack. You know me. You know how I’ve always had your back. … I consider you a genuine friend.” In the second message, the former X Factor judge allegedly tells her that she “respects” if Underwood wants time apart but is “just reaching out because I want you to know I’m thinking about you.” The third message echoes the second. In an interview with Daily Mail, Osbourne denied the claims that she hadn’t reached out to the comedian. “I not only sent these messages to Sheryl but I apologized to her in person in her dressing room,” she said. “Why are you saying I never apologized Sheryl? What are you trying to do to me? Why are you trying to destroy my reputation? Just be honest. Tell me.” 'The Talk' Hosts Through the Years and Why They Left Read article During the three-part podcast, titled “Sharon Walks Away,” the Beauty Shop star said that while she’s “disappointed” by what happened, she still loves the Osbourne family. “I’m not saying I liked being treated the way I was treated,” she added. “And I’m just trying to navigate my feelings about that because it was a trauma.” CBS announced on March 26 that Osbourne, 68, would not be returning to the daytime talk show’s panel. The network had launched an investigation into claims of racial insensitivity and mistreatment after the U.K. native got into a heated on-air spat with Underwood. “The events of the March 10 broadcast were upsetting to everyone involved, including the audience watching at home. As part of our review, we concluded that Sharon’s behavior toward her cohosts during the March 10 episode did not align with our values for a respectful …