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Ashley Roberts has allegedly distanced herself from her bankrupt dad and her criminal brother. The I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! finalist has a 50/50 chance of being crowned Queen of the Jungle tonight (December 1), but according to a source Roberts won't be celebrating her achievement with two members of her family. The Pussycat Doll's father Pat Roberts, who is the former drummer of '60s supergroup The Mamas and the Papas, has suffered from severe financial problems and declared bankruptcy in 2005. A family friend told The Mirror: "It's terribly sad. Pat used to be so close to Ashley but in recent years their relationship has become strained." The 65-year-old's car company was said to have not met Arizona's strict Corporation ­Commission rules, and Roberts was accused of defrauding investors, meaning he had to pay (more) »


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