Bobby and Jamie Deen, who are also TV chefs, appeared on the new
"I'm disgusted by the entire thing, because it began as extortion and it has become character assassination," Bobby Deen told CNN host Chris Cuomo in the exclusive interview that aired Tuesday.
"The important thing is for people to know that is not her heart," he said. "It's certainly not the home that we were raised in. We were raised in a family of love, of faith, in a house where God lived. Neither one of our parents ever taught us to be bigoted toward another person for any reason."
Jamie Deen told a story of how his parents gave him pajamas featuring his sports hero
Mama Deen, meanwhile, is due to make an appearance on