“There was friend loyalty, and that doesn’t mean I was blind to anything going on, but I was very angry when I left and I wasn’t going to sit in that management environment anymore.”
Pressing Andy for further details, Amol asked: “Why were you angry?”
“Because I think it was so clumsily handled,” he replied.
Andy added: “There was a lot of anger flying around and a lot of agendas flying around so I wasn’t going to sit around in that environment and then B., what kind of show was I supposed to make?
“They were like, ‘Stay on and make Top Gear.’ Really? Was I going to do that?”