Months after being charged with DUI and hit-and-run after hitting a house in Newport Seaside, California, Shannon, 59, appeared on Bravo’s podcast, the place she took goal at Gina, 39, and Emily’s ideas that she had a consuming drawback, saying that her co-stars “don’t know something.”
“If the priority from my solid was real, then I recognize it. I don’t know if it was real in all circumstances. And we’ll simply go away it at that,” Shannon mentioned on the December 26 episode of Bravo’s Sizzling Mic podcast, through Heavy.
As RHOC followers could recall, Gina and Emily, 47, alluded to Shannon’s potential drinking problem amid the seventeenth season of the present, which was filmed previous to Shannon’s arrest.
“I did get a DUI — I perceive that, I’m nonetheless upset that Emily made a joke that I wanted a breathalyzer for my cellphone, or Gina mentioned that I wanted rehab as a result of they don’t know something about my social life. Or what I do frequently,” Shannon mentioned in response. “I had a name in 2020 the place I drank an excessive amount of with Gina — okay say I want rehab.”
Along with suggesting that Shannon’s consuming had turn out to be an issue on RHOC, Gina additionally spoke of her castmate’s habits throughout a September 2023 episode of her podcast, Orange Nation.
“It’s clearly the worst mistake you may make. I’m a wholehearted believer in that, having made that mistake myself. So I’m simply glad everyone’s okay. However like, it sucks. You realize, it’s exhausting. I really feel dangerous,” Gina admitted. “That is the worst factor that would have occurred to her proper now on this second, and I really feel dangerous for her. It was her selection, she put herself there, she undoubtedly made this mattress. However I consider that she ought to have the chance to proper this unsuitable.”
Months later, Gina appeared on a December 2023 episode of the Sarah Fraser Present podcast, the place she hinted that Shannon was still drinking after her arrest.
“I don’t like talking to issues that I’ve heard via different individuals. And I don’t know that straight however I might be very curious. I used to be shocked that no person simply level clean requested her that at BravoCon,” Gina said.
“My tackle it’s, why don’t you simply attempt [sobriety]?” Gina continued. “I imply, what do you must lose? And for those who’re not an alcoholic and also you don’t have an issue with consuming, it ought to be very straightforward to easily simply cease consuming for a bit.”
Though Gina appeared to assume that Shannon wasn’t sober, Shannon mentioned on Bravo’s podcast that she is no longer drinking.
“I made a horrible mistake in all of this. However I do know what’s finest for me. And selecting alcohol to manage if you end up not pleased is just not factor. So I’m conscious of that. And proper now, I’m not consuming and I haven’t drank,” she confirmed.
The Actual Housewives of Orange County season 18 is anticipated to enter manufacturing someday later this month.