Elon Musk’s father, Errol Musk, had rather a lot to say about his 50-year-old son throughout an interview on Australia’s Kyle & Jackie O present on Aug. 1. Errol was requested point-blank whether or not he was pleased with his son, and admitted that he was not. He acknowledged that the Tesla CEO has “surpassed the mark” in his profession, but in addition identified that the Musk household as an entire is extraordinarily completed, so he doesn’t particularly think about himself “proud” of Elon.
“We’re a household which were doing numerous issues for a very long time,” Errol defined. “It’s not as if we all of a sudden began doing one thing.” He threw extra shade on the billionaire by calling Elon’s brother, Kimbal, his “delight and pleasure”. Then, he commented on current photographs of Elon shirtless in Greece. “Elon could be very strongly constructed however he’s been consuming badly,” Errol mentioned. He even urged Elon to start out taking a weight reduction complement to be able to shed extra pounds.
In the course of the 20-minute interview, Errol additionally claimed that Elon wasn’t thrilled with the place he stands in his profession. “[He] seems like he’s delayed,” Errol claimed. “The place he’s now, he would have favored to have been there 5 years in the past. He’s annoyed together with his progress and it’s comprehensible. I do know it sounds loopy however we are inclined to suppose like that as a household.”
Elon’s mother and father, Errol and Maye Musk, divorced in 1979. Along with Errol and Kimbal, in addition they have a daughter, Tosca Musk. Errol additionally has two children together with his stepdaughter, Jana Bezuidenhout. In the meantime, Elon has been married to each Justine Wilson and Tallulah Riley. He and Justine cut up in 2008, whereas he and Tallulah have been married from 2010 till 2012, after which once more from 2013 till 2016. Elon has 5 kids (twins and triplets) with Justine, two youngsters with ex-girlfriend, Grimes, and twins with Shivon Zilis.