PHIL Collins is refusing to “cave” to his ex-wife’s £15million demands — after she cruelly likened him to alcoholic dosser Frank Gallagher in TV show Shameless.
Orianne Cevey, 46, filed court papers branding the music star a binge-drinker who was incapable of having sex and did not shower or brush his teeth for a year.
Her lawyer claimed Phil, 69, “morphs into Frank Gallagher”.
Last night, sources close to drummer Phil said of Orianne: “This is her way of getting more money and we’re not caving.
“We’re not playing this game with her:
The couple divorced in 2008 before rekindling their romance in 2016.
Swiss-born Orianne is demanding a 50 per cent share of Phil’s £30million Miami Beach mansion, where she lives with her toyboy husband Thomas Bates, 31 — who she married in secret.
Collins accused her of making “scandalous and scurrilous allegations”.