Within the months main as much as season 16 of Actual Housewives of Orange County, Bravo hailed Heather Dubrow as its savior despatched from above, restoring the grandeur of previous seasons. Followers anticipated the actress, who was off the air for 4 years, to get the present again on observe after a weird forged shakeup, which resulted within the firings of a number of fashionable castmates.
In actuality, the season had a few of the worst rankings within the franchise’s historical past. Many viewers had been greatly surprised by the unfair group dynamics, which appeared to position Heather in a relentless seat of energy. Followers started to query if Bravo had made the proper determination.
Throughout a Q&A session on Instagram with S’Extra Date, OG castmate Vicki Gunvalson was requested if Heather was a dud.
“I’ve nothing towards Heather. I don’t suppose Heather respects me, and I feel that… she was a bit of off,” stated Vicki, who appeared to hesitate in her solutions. “As a result of she didn’t have an anchor to maintain her grounded. I’ve nothing towards Heather, however I don’t suppose she actually likes me and respects me.”
The star was quickly reminded that Heather was supposed to save lots of the present.
“Please, please,” responded Vicki, smiling. “It didn’t work, did it?”
even vicki is aware of heather flopped, we’ve got to be actual pic.twitter.com/IO5gGoulOK
— caro (@CUNTYCAROLINE) July 27, 2022
The community seemingly agreed with Vicki’s sentiments since they fired Heather’s greatest ally on the present, Dr. Jen Armstrong (who usually parroted Heather’s phrases, sharing barely any opinions that differed from her pal).
Bravo additionally took a daring transfer and rehired Tamra Decide, who was fired after season 14. Many followers consider Tamra will shake up the group dynamics, difficult Heather when nobody else is courageous sufficient.
If Tamra merely falls in line, we could witness one other season of catastrophic rankings.