While news of Buddy Franklin’s mental health struggles have come to light, his fiance Jesinta Campbell is in Japan, currently filming for Getaway.

The couple, who are always incredibly supportive of each other, and due to be married at the end of the year, though a date has not been made public.

While reports have shown that Buddy has requested Jesinta be by her side, his publicist insists he has asked her to stay and finish her work commitments. 

‘He [Buddy] has request that she stays to finish her filming and her schedule,’ Franklin’s publicist Sharon Finnigan told Daily Mail Australia on Wednesday.

However, she didn’t definitively say when 24-year-old Campbell would be returning to Buddy’s side.

On Tuesday 28-year-old Buddy revealed that he has been suffering from mental health issues and mild epilepsy

Jesinta first touched down in Tokyo three days ago, shortly after Buddy suffered an epileptic seizure at a Bondi cafe on Friday.


Buddy was rushed to hospital but still took the field to play in Saturday night’s game.

Source: Daily Mail

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