By Kylie Walters For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 03:10 GMT, 4 March 2020 | Updated: 03:10 GMT, 4 March 2020
They were one of Australia's favourite celebrity couples before they called time on their relationship at the end of 2010.
But model Megan Gale has said her split with comedian Andy Lee 'tarnished' her image when the public turned on her for moving on with her current partner, Shaun Hampson.
'It was very demeaning. I get how it happens, I don't like it, I don't accept it. It was really challenging to navigate for a while,' she said in an interview with Mamamia.
'It was very demeaning' Megan Gale (pictured) has said her image was 'tarnished' after her break-up with comedian Andy Lee back in 2010
Secret: The former David Jones ambassador went on to explain that the couple had been dealing with their issues privately, so by the time everyone found out about the split, it was 'old news'
'It wasn't a good time. It almost felt like I had done something wrong and I had been tarnished like I'd done something wrong. When I was with [Andy], everyone loved us together.'
The former David Jones ambassador went on to explain that the couple had been dealing with their issues privately, so by the time everyone found out about the split, it was 'old news'.
'We were going through what we were going through very privately for quite a while, so when