‘Below Deck Sailing Yacht’: Parker McCown Clears Up the ‘Breastfeeding’ Comment (and Shares Whom He Bonded With Most)

by Jeremy Spirogis
Parker McCown

Deckhand Parker McCown from Below Deck Sailing Yacht needed to guarantee followers that he’s not nonetheless breastfed by his mom.

One of probably the most buzzed-about feedback in the beginning of the season is a clip of McCown laying into first mate Paget Berry. McCown says, “Do you think it’s funny that I’m still breastfed by my mother?” When Berry responds affirmatively, McCown says with a severe face, “Well f**k you then.”

Parker McCown
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“No, I’m not still breastfed by my mother,” he instructed Showbiz Cheat Sheet. “But that comment definitely stems from a magnificent buildup in the season, and you are just going to have to stay tuned to see what goes down. It’s definitely entertaining.”

Did he assume the boat was trashed?

When the crew arrived on Parsifal III many groaned concerning the crusing yacht’s situation. Massive deck pillows have been piled excessive within the inside, and the kitchen was crammed with litter. Steak knives have been in scarce provide for the company. While some crew members have been overwhelmed, McCown was thrilled.

“You know, to me the boat looked awesome,” he shared. “It looked like it was just going to be an amazing adventure. And I was personally stoked. And, you know, I think getting on board, I initially knew that there was going to be a lot of work. I think anybody taking a new job embarking on this type of experience should expect anything. So the fact that there might not be steak knives or the fact that there were cushions everywhere, it’s like if I was in the interior, I’d see it as like a new canvas. I’ll get the ship back together and start fresh.”

Parsifal III was additionally the primary time McCown labored on a superyacht. He shared that he would select to work on a sailboat any day.

“There are many different things to do on a sailboat than on a motor yacht,” he mentioned. “I feel that it’s more interactive. And there’s just a unique feel on a sailboat.”

Whom did Parker McCown vibe with probably the most?

Although he labored on deck, McCown mentioned he ended up getting near stews Madison Stalker and Georgia Grobler. But he additionally cast robust bonds with everybody on the boat.

McCown additionally loved being roommates with chef Adam Glick. He added that Glick was nice at ensuring the crew was nicely fed this season. During his final season of Below Deck Mediterranean, Glick admitted he typically forgot to make the crew meals as a result of he was deeply concerned in getting ready meals for the company.

McCown was additionally particularly thrilled to work for Captain Glenn Shephard. “Captain Glenn is an awesome captain to work for,” he mentioned. “He is a super fun guy. And, you know, he runs a safe ship and makes sure everybody is having fun.”

He’s the James Bond of the crusing world

When McCown arrived, he shared he was the James Bond of the crusing yacht world. “I think it stems back to when I first saw the boat,” he mentioned. “There’s an English flag, and I’ve always loved James Bond. In my life at that moment, that’s kind of how I felt.”

So did the James Bond of the crusing world find yourself having a boatmance? He wouldn’t reveal whether or not he did, however he promised there will likely be loads of drama and pleasure alongside the way in which.

Tune into Below Deck Sailing Yacht on Mondays at eight p.m./9 p.m. Central on Bravo.

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