Bringing the warmth! The stars of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills are stirring up much more drama in the second half of season 11 — together with the unraveling of Erika Jayne’s authorized woes with estranged husband Tom Girardi.
In the new midseason trailer, which was launched on Wednesday, July 21, Erika finds herself in the recent seat as she tries to navigate which of her mates has her again amid Tom’s monetary scandal.
“Want to know who your friends are? Get old and go broke,” Erika, 50, says in the teaser after the ladies have fun the Chinese New Year with an enormous dinner.
While Garcelle Beauvais seems to be taking Erika at her phrase that she had no half in Tom’s authorized drama — the estranged spouses made headlines in December 2020 once they had been named in a case towards regulation agency Girardi & Keese relating to money that was supposed for the households of victims killed in a 2018 aircraft crash — she’s one of many few siding with the Bravo star.
“I’m not going to s–t on her when she’s at her bottom. That’s not who I am,” Garcelle, 54, tells Dorit Kemsley at one level in the clip.
Garcelle later tells the group at a dinner that “If what Tom did was true, then f–k Tom.” Erika is in settlement with Garcelle, including, “If he stole the money, I’d like to know where it is?”
However, it turns into clear in the trailer that Sutton Stracke isn’t satisfied that Erika is telling the women the entire fact.
“Have we been duped by the lies?” she asks a few of the Housewives whereas they sit in their pajamas on a women’ getaway.
Erika isn’t happy with Sutton’s feedback and threatens her throughout one of many squad’s fancy meals. “You ever call me a liar again, I’m coming for you,” she tells Sutton, 49, who later breaks down whereas buying with Kyle Richards.
“I don’t care if they’re empty threats!” Sutton says whereas holding again tears.
During a separate beachside celebration, Erika seems to assault Dorit, 45, as effectively, for seemingly questioning her involvement in the scandal.
“Guess what bitch? I’m not threatening, I’m promising,” Erika says at one level as Dorit sits throughout from her on the sand.
The teaser ends with Erika breaking down on the dinner desk, telling Dorit, “Look at me. Look at my f–king life!”
Earlier this season, followers watched as Erika, who filed for divorce in November 2020, denied that she knew something about Tom, 82, allegedly stealing settlement funds.
“I kept asking. And I was continuously shut out. I [pleaded], I begged, I tried. I pushed as hard as I could until I couldn’t push anymore,” the Broadway star mentioned through the July 14, episode of RHOBH, claiming she was harmless.
Erika and Tom’s authorized battle continues to be ongoing, lengthy after cameras stopped rolling on season 11 of the Bravo sequence.
Earlier this month, a choose dominated that Tom’s former purchasers Joe Ruigomez, Jaime Ruigomez and Kathy Ruigomez can pursue a collections lawsuit towards his estranged spouse, in accordance with courtroom paperwork obtained by Us. They will have the ability to accumulate the $11 million they’re due from Tom, which was decided in litigation in 2020.
While Erika has not been charged with any crimes, a choose ordered her to show over her monetary data by July 21 amid Tom’s lawsuits and the investigation into the pair’s property. Tom, for his half, has been positioned below conservatorship after he was identified with Alzheimer’s.
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills airs on Bravo Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET.