Simply after we thought we would seen all of it within the “Vanderpump Guidelines” universe, the Tom Sandoval and Raquel Leviss scandal occurred. For over 9 years, Sandoval was in a severe relationship with Ariana Madix. Nevertheless, in March 2023, phrase received out that Sandoval had been dishonest on Madix with Leviss, their pal and costar, for months.
On an episode of “Intercourse, Love, and What Else Issues,” Kristen Doute shared that she was there the evening Madix came upon in regards to the infidelity. “We had been watching the band play at TomTom,” Doute recounted, including that Sandoval’s cellphone fell out of his pocket whereas he was performing and Madix held onto it. In line with Doute, Madix then noticed a display recording of an inappropriate FaceTime name with Raquel on Sandoval’s cellphone. Within the wake of the drama, present and former members of the “VPR” forged rallied round Madix.
Sandoval has since addressed his actions, writing in a press release on Instagram, “I wish to apologize to Ariana. I made errors, I used to be egocentric, and made reckless choices that damage any person I like. Nobody deserves to really feel that ache so traumatically and publicly.” Leviss additionally issued her personal assertion through Instagram, writing, “There is no such thing as a excuse, I’m not a sufferer and I need to personal my actions and I deeply remorse hurting Ariana.” The previous pageant queen added, “I’m studying issues about myself reminiscent of my patterns of codependency and dependancy to being and feeling beloved.”