In March of this year, it became known that two profiles of the American reality show “Vanderpump Rules” had a secret relationship.
Reality star Tom Sandoval, 41, has been unfaithful to long-term partner and co-star Ariana Madix, 37, with the couple’s mutual friend, Raquel Leves, 28.
The adultery scandal quickly garnered a lot of attention, both in social media and the press. On social media, the case was making headlines “#scandal”.
For fans, it all came as quite a shock, since Sandoval and Madix had been lovers and cohabited for nine years — as long as they were part of the show. Leviss is also part of the cast, but joined in 2018.
“Vanderpump Rules” is one of the many popular reality shows presented by the American channel Bravo. Now Bravo host and producer Andy Cohen thinks it went too far:
It’s completely out of control. Cohen said in a podcast interview this week.
because of the adultery scandal, One more episode was filmed It is added to this year’s season. The tenth season stopped filming in September last year, while the case became known in March.
In the final regular episode, viewers got to see Maddix confront Sandoval about how this relationship came about.
This quickly evolved into a loud argument between the former couple, which you can see below:
in reunion episodesThey are the episodes in which people from the series participate They met to discuss what happened during the season, was also very high. It was also filmed right after the relationship became known.
It’s here that production had to step in when a nearly physical argument arose between Sandoval and James Kennedy (31), Levi’s ex-fiancé and Sandoval’s ex-boyfriend:
Andy Cohen is the host of all of Bravo’s universe reunion episodes, and thus has known many “Vanderpump Rules” profiles, including Sandoval, since the show’s inception in 2012.
– Tom Sandoval made a huge mistake, which he will most likely regret for the rest of his life, he said in America The “Not Skinny But Not Fat” podcast.
Cohen says afterward that he thinks fans of the show have gotten too over him, with the amount of hate Sandoval has received on social media.
– still a person. He did something very stupid and hurtful, but he didn’t kill anyone or do anything illegal.
– I hope, on his part, that things will eventually calm down, the presenter continued.
Despite the hate Sandoval has received on social media over the past few months, the broadcaster says the 41-year-old will feature next season:
– Everyone, including myself, is “Team Ariana”. But I also support the return of Sandoval for another season.
There are still two episodes of “Vanderpump Rules”. In the first reunion episode, fans got to see Madix and Sandoval tell their side of the story.
In the third episode, which you can watch on TV 2 Play starting Thursday, Levis will tell his side of the affair.
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