Starring in the glamorous Essex-based reality TV show sometimes isn’t all it’s cracked up to be…
The Only Way Is Essex has changed the lives of it’s stars – but most of them have experienced the dark side of telly fame…
Joey’s cousin Frankie also experienced the dark side of TOWIE fame when she was attacked by a girl gang during a night out at Club 195 in 2014. Discussing the toilet brawl, she said at the time: ‘The were punching, scratching, pulling… I think I might have got kicked in the head.’
Sam and Billie Faiers
Sisters Sam and Billie Faiers were attacked and robbed outside a London nightclub in October 2011. After Billie’s handbag was stolen at the club, Sam received a call telling her to go to an address to collect it – but when she arrived a gang viscously assaulted her.