Lara Bingle’s agent ‘begged’ her not to sack him

Updated: May 12, 2010, 13:08 PM IST

Melbourne: Australian model Lara Bingle’s former agent Max Markson was apparently surprised when she fire him.

The celebrity agent is said to have begged his star client not to sack him after she phoned him to break the news, reports

Markson apparently spent an hour on the phone requesting the 22-year-old not to walk away from their three-month association.

Recently, Bingle owned up to her mistakes and even promised never to do a story for money in a bid to win back respect and to get her life on track.