Emotional assist. Tristan Thompson performed Drake‘s finest man within the wedding-themed music video for the rapper’s new single, “Falling Again.”
“You prepared?” the NBA participant, 31, asks the “Good For What” performer, 35, at the beginning of the clip, which was released on Friday, June 17. “[If it] doesn’t really feel proper, we scrap it, we go house, and it’s achieved.” After Drake assures him that he’s “able to quiet down” and is “in love” along with his 23 brides, Thompson grins and helps him end preparing for the marriage.
“[If] we’re gonna do that, we’ve obtained to get you proper,” he tells the Degrassi alum whereas straightening his bow tie and checking his beard. “You solely get married as soon as.”
Thompson’s music video cameo comes simply at some point after the season finale of The Kardashianswhich chronicled how his ex-girlfriend, Khloé Kardashiandiscovered that he was being sued for youngster assist by Maralee Nichols. “I discover out what Tristan is doing with the remainder of the world. A courtesy could be not doing it. However superb, for those who do it, you aren’t even going to offer me a f–king heads-up earlier than the remainder of the world?” the Good American co-founder, 37, mentioned through the episode, which premiered on Hulu on Thursday, June 16. “It’s simply a further slap in my face. It’s humiliating. I’m embarrassed. I would like to be alone than to be round folks.”
In December 2021, Us Weekly confirmed that Thompson — who shares 4-year-old daughter True with Kardashian — was being sued by Nichols, 31, who claimed on the time that she was pregnant with the athlete’s youngster. In line with courtroom paperwork, Thompson acknowledged he had an encounter with the health mannequin in March 2021, when he was nonetheless in a relationship with the Conserving Up With the Kardashians alum. (Thompson and Kardashian known as it quits in June of that yr.)
After requesting a paternity take a look at, the Chicago Bulls participant confirmed in January that he was the daddy of Nichols’ now-6-month-old son, Theo. He’s additionally the daddy of Prince, 5, whom he shares with ex-girlfriend Jordan Craig.
“I take full accountability for my actions. Now that paternity has been established, I sit up for amicably elevating our son. I sincerely apologize to everybody I’ve harm or disenchanted all through this ordeal each publicly and privately,” he wrote by way of his Instagram Story on the time. “Khloé, you don’t deserve this. You don’t deserve the heartache and humiliation I’ve brought on you. You don’t deserve the way in which I’ve handled you through the years.”
He continued: “My actions definitely haven’t lined up with the way in which I view you. I’ve the utmost respect and love for you. No matter what chances are you’ll suppose. Once more, I’m so extremely sorry.”
Throughout Thursday’s episode of The Kardashiansthe Robust Seems to be Higher Bare writer defined that though she felt “betrayed” by Thompson’s actions, she didn’t need it to have an effect on his relationship with True. “It doesn’t matter what he says, nothing goes to offer me the solutions I’m searching for or the closure,” Kardashian mentioned. “True FaceTimes him each evening. I don’t communicate, he simply talks to True and she is going to by no means know that something is improper in my e-book, ever.”
Shortly after the episode dropped on the streaming service, a supply confirmed to Us completely that Kardashian was nonetheless doing her finest to assist True’s relationship along with her father. “Khloé doesn’t trash discuss Tristan in entrance of True,” the insider mentioned. “She does her finest to protect her from all of the unfavorable tales about him. On the finish of the day, he’s nonetheless True’s father and she or he desires True to have a loving relationship with him.”