Naomie Olindo returned to Southern Allure after taking a season off, and as she revealed on a latest podcast, practically everybody was excited to have her again.
Along with sharing her ideas on which forged member’s modified essentially the most and why Craig Conover and Paige DeSorbo are such a terrific match, Naomie stated that as a result of the vast majority of her co-stars have been so supportive of her return, she didn’t have too many reservations about coming again to the present.
“I spoke to all people actually, except for like one individual… I stated, you realize, ‘How would you’re feeling about me coming again? I’m sort of in a bizarre place. I’m a bit bit misplaced. And I do know filming is like developing. I don’t, I feel this may be good for me. Would you be supportive?’ And each, all people was like, ‘Hell yeah, come on,’” Naomie recalled on the August 2 episode of Behind the Velvet Rope With David Yontef. “So it was very nice and I felt actually protected, you realize, coming again.”
As for that one individual, Naomie confirmed the forged member who didn’t have open arms was “a younger girl named Kathryn.”
“I’m very fortunate that nearly all people had open arms and was simply actually candy,” she famous.
As for the forged member who’s modified essentially the most, Naomie gave that honor to Madison LeCroy — however she made it clear that she didn’t imply that “in a nasty manner.”
“That is really in a extremely great way… Madison… She’s grown lots and she or he’s, she simply appears to be actually completely satisfied and has executed lots with [the show],” Naomie defined.
After rejoining Southern Allure, Naomie was pressured to work together with ex-boyfriend Craig’s new girlfriend, Paige, after confirming the 2 of them connected whereas they have been courting. However in response to Naomie, she really wasn’t nervous forward of their first encounter.
“I used to be excited to fulfill her,” Naomie shared.
Whereas there was lots of discuss each Craig and Naomie and Craig and Paige, Naomie stated that the drama surrounding her and Paige was “blown out of proportion.” Actually, there’s “completely no dangerous blood between” them.
“I actually like Paige. I feel she and Craig are a extremely good match. I feel they appear very completely satisfied. And I, I really like that for him,” Naomie insisted.
And though she and Paige did endure some “unlucky” circumstances amid filming, most of which have been as a result of enter of others, Naomie really believes Craig and Paige are good for each other.
“I’ve heard Craig say that she simply actually accepts him for who he’s and it appears to be mutual… What is best than that?” she questioned.
As for her upcoming drama with Kathryn Dennis and Venita Aspen, Naomie stated there may be “lots of stuff coming” on the rest of season eight.
“I feel that is essentially the most that has occurred all through one season ever. A minimum of like within the historical past of me being conversant in the present, I feel it’s going to be a extremely good season,” she teased.
And when requested if she ever feels she ought to attain out to Kathryn, who has been put via the ringer in recent times as a consequence of her ongoing custody points with Thomas Ravenel, Naomie confirmed that ship has sailed.
“It’s not likely like one thing I take into consideration,” she stated of doubtless reaching out. “She’s similar to, not likely part of my life… [And] you simply don’t must be mates with everybody. And I feel that’s one thing I’m studying as I grow old. It’s like, I don’t must be round any person if it’s not any person that I wish to be round.”
Southern Allure season eight airs Thursdays at 9/8c on Bravo.