Season 5 of Real Housewives of Potomac has been on fire! Nearly every cast member has a story line this season. RHOP newbie Wendy Osefo flaunted all of her degrees and squabbled with Grande Dame Karen Huger. Karen was dealing with the shifting dynamics in her marriage to Ray Huger. Ray isn’t used to an independent wife who is focused on her perfume business.
Ashley Darby was adjusting to motherhood, and once again, dealing with her husband Michael Darby’s inability to keep it in his pants. This time, Michael
slept with fell asleep next to another woman at a hotel. But don’t worry-Michael assured his wife that nothing happened. Umm…okay.
Robyn Dixon was dealing with her tax woes, and RHOP viewers saw her ex-husband/boyfriend Juan Dixon pick out an engagement ring for her. Robyn’s bestie Gizelle Bryant was back together with her cheating ex-husband, Pastor Jamal Bryant.
During the recent girls’ trip to Portugal, fans watched as all the Potomac ladies quizzed Gizelle about why she never brings Jamal around the group. Queens of Bravo posted Karen’s Instagram comments about Gizelle on their Twitter page. Karen accused Gizelle of living a “WHOLE FAKE LIFE.” Doesn’t that sound familiar?
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Candiace later filed a complaint. Monique was slapped with second-degree assault charges. Monique filed a complaint against Candiace for second-degree assault, alleging that Candiace hit Monique in the face with a wine glass. A judge dismissed both charges.
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Karen later hosted a gathering for the group to hear Monique out. Candiace didn’t attend. Monique’s co-stars were expecting an apology, but Monique expressed no remorse. Gizelle blamed Monique for the incident.
Robyn and Wendy were also Team Candiace, leaving Ashley as Monique’s only supporter. Karen tried to stay neutral, maintaining a relationship with both ladies. Gizelle took issue with Karen’s refusal to choose a side.
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Urban Belle reported that Karen and Gizelle were also at odds over Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey’s wedding. Karen claimed Cynthia was upset because Gizelle’s remarks. Gizelle said she didn’t feel safe at the wedding because people removed their masks. Bravo even refused to film the wedding because of coronavirus concerns.
The RHOP cast filmed the Season 5 reunion. The Instagram account omfgrealitytv posted a video of Andy Cohen. And he dropped a bombshell about who was sitting in the coveted seats beside him. It is usually the Housewives involved in the most drama that season. So, it would have to be Monique and Candiace, right? Nope!
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“I’m not gonna show them to you, but I’ve got a Grande Dame to my right, and a Gizelle to the left,” Andy said in the video. He added, “And we are getting ready, and it is a shady tree!” I wonder if Gizelle’s bodyguard is seated behind her?
It sounds like Gizelle and Karen have a lot to discuss at this reunion. Bring on the shade!
TELL US- ARE YOU SURPRISED THAT KAREN AND GIZELLE ARE SITTING NEXT TO ANDY AT THE REUNION? WHY DID ANDY PICK THEM OVER MONIQUE AND CANDIACE?
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