The OG of the OC is simply OK, in line with Bravo superfan Kate Chastain.
“Vicki Gunvalson, I don’t get it. I’m sorry,” the “Traitors” star, 40, says on Page Six’s “Virtual Reali-Tea” podcast, explaining why she thinks Gunvalson, 60, is essentially the most “overrated” “Real Housewife.”
“I simply really feel like she’s all the time offended and all the time screaming.”
Chastain’s evaluation is essentially based mostly on Gunvalson’s efficiency on Peacock’s “Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip: Ex-Wives Club,” which was filmed within the fall of 2021 at Dorinda Medley’s Bluestone Manor property within the Berkshires and completed airing final yr.
At the time, the “Real Housewives of Orange County” alum — who made her actuality TV debut in 2006 — was reeling from her messy breakup with now-ex-fiancé Steve Lodge, impacting her habits.
Castmate Brandi Glanville instructed Page Six in June 2022 that Gunvalson was a “bitch” throughout manufacturing, inserting blame on the break up.
“I needed to die,” Gunvalson instructed us the next October. “I imply, I used to be that depressed. So, I did loads of soul-searching, loads of journaling. I learn my Bible each day. I replicate again on it as a season.”
Gunvalson, who has since moved on with boyfriend Michael, is at present in Marrakech, Morocco, the place she is filming “Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip” Season 4. (She has additionally filmed for the upcoming season of “RHOC,” although she is just not a full-time forged member nor “buddy of.”)
With her love tank full once more, Chastain hopes the Coto Insurance founder can “whoop it up” as soon as extra for viewers.
“I imply, I’m comfortable for her that she’s now going to Marrakech for a redo as a result of, , she was weak at the moment in Bluestone Manor,” the “Below Deck” alum says. “So, hopefully after this new ‘Girls Trip,’ I’ll change my opinion.”
However, Chastain asserts, “But because it stands, Vicki wants to alter her vibe.”
The expectant single mother — who introduced her being pregnant in December 2022 — was requested to share her most “overrated” “Real Housewife” after her “Traitors” co-star Reza Farahan named Kyle Richards on a current “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen” look.
The admission later incited a heated social media feud with the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” veteran, 54, poking enjoyable at Farahan, 49, for the 2022 cancellation of his Bravo actuality present, “Shahs of Sunset,” and his one-episode stint on “The Traitors.”
In response, Farahan took a dig at Richards’ strained relationship with sisters Kathy Hilton and Kim Richards.
“My present was canceled and I used to be killed 1st on traitors, however my siblings and all my forged mates nonetheless take my calls,” he wrote in an Instagram remark. “How are @kathyhilton and @kimrichards11 doing @kylerichards18?”
Chastain says she “watched the entire thing go down” with glee.
“When I noticed Kyle clapped again, I used to be like, ‘She watches “Traitors”?’ So thanks for that, Kyle Richards. And I assumed [Farahan’s] clap-back was … nice. I used to be so comfortable for him,” she tells us.
“When he acquired requested that query, he mentioned, ‘This goes to get me in hassle.’ He knew. And what? He had the braveness to go ahead with it and I feel it was hilarious.”
You can take heed to Chastain’s total “Virtual Reali-Tea” episode right here.
“The Traitors” is accessible to stream on Peacock.