A hot shot? Garcelle Beauvais surprised her co-stars on Wednesday June 16, episode of The real housewives of Beverly Hills after she suggested that Erika Jayne didn’t have to file for divorce from her elderly husband, Tom Girardi.
During the episode on Wednesday the whole group met around Sutton Stracke‘s house for the first time since Erika, 49, filed for divorce. (In real time, the singer split from Tom, 82, in November 2020) While waiting for the Pretty mess Author Garcelle, 54, noted how “shocked” she was to hear about Erika and Tom’s breakup.
“I didn’t see it coming. I remember when I met her last year we had this amazing lunch and when she mentioned it she puffed up, “said the 54-year-old actress.
The show was then cut to the season 10 footage, in which an emotional Erika Garcelle said, “The only thing I love most about Tom – when my son was younger, he greeted him. I’m very grateful.”
While I was talking to Sutton Kyle Richards, Kathy Hilton, Dorit Kemsley and Lisa Rinna, the Jamie Foxx Show Alaun added that she felt “the love” between Erika and Tom. “I said, ‘That’s what I want.” “
All women agreed that they were surprised by their decision to file for divorce the days after the ladies returned from a trip to Lake Tahoe.
“Nobody knew in Tahoe? Really? “Asked Garcelle, noting in her confessional that she was of the opinion that the couple was on” solid ground “based on the conversations she had with Erika on the trip.
Garcelle then asked the other women, “Do you think she really submitted? Is that your idea? … Shouldn’t she wait? “
After Lisa, 57, asked: “What for?” Garcelle stared at her co-stars.
“I know what you’re thinking. I literally know what you’re thinking,” replied Dorit, 44.
The real cohost continued: “I don’t know. I just have the feeling that they have been married for as long as … “
After the other ladies understood what Garcelle meant, 50-year-old Sutton said, “Stop it, Garcelle!”
Garcelle added, “I didn’t say it! I am implying it and you are all slow! “
Erika then came to lunch and the episode ended with a “to be continued”.
The Chicago Alum is expected to answer her castmates’ questions about the breakup in future episodes of the series. Us confirmed in December 2020 that she and Tom were accused of faking their divorce to hide their assets. A class action lawsuit has also accused the two of embezzling settlement funds for Tom’s customers.
“We believe we will be able to prove that Erika was not only incredibly involved in the law firm, but that he loaned tens of millions of dollars to her company.” Jay EdelsonHe said that on Wednesday in the podcast “Reality Life with Kate Casey”. “And we believe the money came from customer funds. And we’ll look into all of that. And that’s all, you know, part of the evidence we showed a jury – that she was knee deep in this fraud and could say, “Oh, she didn’t know about it.” And I … I guess it it will be difficult to convince a jury of this. “
The real housewives of Beverly Hills aired on Bravo Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET.
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