Season 11 of The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills documented Erika Jayne’s ups and downs amid her divorce from Tom Girardi and their subsequent authorized woes — and the reunion was no completely different.
A lot to Andy Cohen’s shock, the 50-year-old actuality star kicked off Wednesday, October 13, episode by revealing she was “wanting ahead to closing this chapter and shifting on” by answering questions at the reunion.
“There’s clearly a lot occurring with you this season. And it’s a extremely uncommon scenario as a result of issues are nonetheless unfolding as we communicate. And even between the time that we taped this and airing, new issues may come out,” Andy, 53, mentioned. (The RHOBH reunion taped on September 10.) “I imply, how are you feeling about lastly sort of addressing these things with the viewers?”
Erika responded, “I’m comfortable to take action. I’m comfortable to say all the pieces that I can say. Please perceive, there are some issues I can not reply. However I’ll do my finest to provide each a part of the story that I can. That is the hardest a part of my life. And I requested for persistence with the women — and acquired some and a few I didn’t. I requested for an understanding that these items are difficult, that I used to be discovering them out in actual time myself, and I don’t have all of the solutions and nonetheless shouldn’t have all of the solutions to at the present time.”
The Fairly Mess writer famous that it was “actually, actually” laborious to observe the season again, noting she felt “disappointment, anger, disappointment, after which some hope and a few love and a few help” from her costars. (Lisa Rinna, Kyle Richards, Sutton Stracke, Garcelle Beauvais, Dorit Kemsley, Crystal Minkoff and “good friend” Kathy Hilton all starred on season 11.)
After submitting for divorce from Tom in November 2020, the pair were named in a class action lawsuit that alleged their cut up was a “sham” to cover property. They had been additionally accused of embezzling funds supposed for the households of aircraft crash victims. Erika has since been accused of receiving $25 million in misused funds from Tom’s former firm, Girardi Keese, over time. Along with sustaining that she didn’t learn about Tom’s alleged wrongdoings, her lawyer has denied she is chargeable for the cash.
The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills airs on Bravo Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET. Scroll by way of for the largest revelations about Erika from the four-part particular and maintain checking for extra every week: