Pop Minute

Home    Photos    Videos    What's on TV Tonight

Mike 'Situation' Sorrentino: My Mother, Not Brother, Gave Me The Black Eye

Mike 'Situation' Sorrentino says it was his mother -- not brother -- that gave him the black eye he was sporting last month.

Sorrentino had the shiner after his arrest following a fight at his family's tanning salon.

Many believed it came courtesy of older brother Frank but the former 'Jersey Shore' star says it was actually his mother.

"It was a business miscommunication among family," he said in an interview. "At the same time, not many in this world have the ability or capacity to work with your family. It's rewarding, I've always dreamt of it since I was little, but there are trials and tribulations, but at the end of the day we sit down for mama's gravy."

"That was Peaches, my mom got the licks in," Mike said. "Frank did not touch me at all."

"She tried to grab me multiple times, there were multiple jabs, she kept missing she wasn't able to grip, so that's why I had the black eye."

"I was trying to break them apart," the mother clarified. "When they were fighting, me and Melissa tried to break them up, unfortunately to try and break them up I might have hit him with a left."

Frank added that cameras weren't rolling because filming for their reality show 'The Sorrentinos' had finished and it wasn't staged.

"We had wrapped filming a week and a half prior to that," Frank said. "Like all families, there is drama, there are ups and downs ... ours may happen to be in front of the camera."

"I wish it was staged -- it happens to be a very real case later this month, we believe in putting our best foot forward that it will be dismissed."

July 16, 2014 |

Related Posts
  Snooki Explains Why Sammi 'Sweetheart' Won't Be Back For 'Jersey Shore'
  Jersey Shore Returns for 'Family Vacation' with Original Cast
  'The Situation' Charged With Tax Fraud On Nearly $9 Million Earned
  Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Agrees To Anger Management Classes
  Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino Arrested In Fight At Tanning Salon
  Snooki and Jwoww Put 'Jersey Shore' Eyelashes on Conan O'Brien
  Kimmel Makes Frosty the Snowman 'The Situation' From 'Jersey Shore'
  'Jersey Shore's 'Situation' Accidentally Posts His Phone Number
  'Jersey Shore's JWoww Engaged To Boyfriend Roger Mathews

© Copyright & Privacy Policy Pop Minute. All rights reserved. | Feedback

Tracee Ellis Ross Threatens Less 'Black-ish' If She Doesn't Get Equal Pay
Adam Levine Tells Story About Almost Shi**ing Himself While Wife Was in Labor
Dennis Rodman Enters Rehab For Alcohol After DUI Arrest in California
McKayla Maroney's Statement Against Larry Nassar Read Before Sentencing
Fallon Lip Sync Battle with WWE's Triple H, Stephanie McMahon & The New Day
Kids Impersonate Donald Trump Telling Kimmel How He's Doing In Office
Stephen Colbert Sends 'The Magic School Bus' Inside President Trump
'Grey's Anatomy's Ellen Pompeo Becomes Highest Paid Dramatic TV Actress
Katie Couric Returning To NBC To Co-Host 2018 Winter Olympics Ceremony

Latest Photos (bikini babes)


Bella Thorne | Ximena Cordoba | Kristina Peric | Melissa Satta