Gina cherry cheer opened up about her troubled marriage to her ex-husband Matt cherry cheer During a recent interview, he insisted that Matt was “mentally abusive” to her throughout her marriage, but not always violent.
While they were open about their marriage, which ended last year after Matt was arrested for domestic violence, Real Orange County housewives Performers denied that their marriage was “physically abusive” before explaining why she ultimately went public with her problems and revealing how she feels about his current girlfriend, Brit.
“[Matt] was mentally abusive, ”Gina began accessing Hollywood on November 26th.
“After the affair everything was in crisis mode. [We were] And try to get over it and not get over it [having] explosive fights. But I wasn’t in a physically abusive marriage. I wasn’t, ”she continued. “The incident that night was the first time something like this had ever happened.”
As RHOC Fans will remember, Gina was allegedly attacked by Matt in June 2019 after spending a night with friends, choking and punching her and telling her he was going to kill her. Looking back, Gina said that not only was she scared of her ex, but also scared of how her fight would be received if the public found out.
“I was so scared that he would be mad because he was crazy and I was scared that it would come out. I asked these police officers to let him go, ”she admitted.
Fortunately, the police didn’t do what they asked and now, over a year later, they know it was for best.
“I think this pattern would have continued and I think it would have gotten worse because that’s what normally happens,” she explained.
Looking back at the beginning of her marriage to Matt, with whom she shares three children, Gina said that the two had started “well”. But only a year before Gina got her role in the country RHOCShe learned that Matt was having an affair.
“We tried to rebuild it and work on it. So I never shared that because in season one I put myself in a place in my head where this happened and I felt like we were were not right to each other from the start. ” And even now I still believe that. I haven’t told my parents all year. I haven’t told anyone. The [wasn’t] something that I was [going to] Share. I’ve always tried to protect my children. “
Eventually, after hiding her marriage, she fights ahead RHOC Spectator, Gina decided to make it clear what she was going through so that her drama with Matt wouldn’t “eat” [her] alive.”
Although Gina’s breakup with Matt was pretty messy, the two are much better connected now, and earlier this season Matt and his girlfriend Brit, who is not the same woman he cheated on her with, appeared on the show.
“His girlfriend Brit is great now. She is great for him [and] She’s really great for my kids, ”Gina admitted.
As for Matt’s appearance on the show, Gina said she encouraged him to do it. “
“We had a conversation about it. I thought it was good news to show people around, ”she said. “[Matt] has changed for the better. [And] I think it’s important to show people that you can be co-parents as long as you have two mature adults. I know Matt is probably one of the most hated guys in America, but he’s not a monster. He’s a good father. “
The real housewives of Orange County Season 15 airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. on Bravo.