Tom Sandoval’s family rejected the relationship with Raquel Levis
Star of “Vanderpump Rules.” Raquel Levis you may have to work hard to be accepted With Tom Sandowhis family, as it turns out he was snubbed at a gathering.
A report noted that Sandoval took Leviss to his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri last December and suggested his family meet him, but they refused.
More details emerged about the affair with Sandoval’s friend and business partner, Tom Schwartzwhich reveals that she had a one-night stand with Leviss before falling in love with him.
Read on for more details.
Tom Sandoval’s family slammed Raquel Leviss
According to a new report TMZthe couple’s relationship drama, famously dubbed the ‘Scandoval’, started long before the world caught on as Leviss had a blast meeting his family last December.
Sandoval, 39, took Leviss, 28, to his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri, and decided to introduce her to his family, but they weren’t there.
A source told the news outlet that her family was not supportive of their romance and had “no interest” in seeing her as they believed their relationship was “inappropriate” because she was still with Madix at the time.
Sandoval also allegedly brought Levis to meet his friends after telling them he was working on a divorce from Madix.
During their visit to his hometown, the couple posed for pictures together in front of the statue of the apotheosis of Saint Louis.
He had a one-night stand with Raquel Leviss before their affair began
The “Alien Presence” actor’s best friend Tom Schwartz opened up about how he found out about their relationship.
Schwartz, 40, recently appeared on “Watch What Happens Live” with Andy Cohen that she found out about the relationship in August and revealed that they had a one-night stand before getting “emotional.”
“The one-night stand was in August, and then it became an emotional affair from my point of view. Which is still inappropriate, but I didn’t think it was linear,” he shared. “(Then) in January he came to me and told me he was in love with Raquel.
Schwartz added that he was “impressed” but not “surprised” by Sandoval’s revelation at the time because their cheating scandal was reportedly an “open secret.”
He testified that he was given the “narrative” that Sandoval and Ariana Madix, who was his girlfriend at the time, had “broken up” or “tried to break up” several times.
Tom Sandoval and Raquel Leviss were blasted during the “VPR” meeting
Leviss and Sandoval were trolled while filming a “Vanderpump Rules” reunion. The situation quickly escalated to the point where Bravo showrunner Andy Cohen had to separate two actors to keep it from getting out of hand.
Sources they spoke to TMZ noted that the event became “explosive” just two minutes into the shoot and maintained that pace for almost the entire duration of the shoot.
No cast members, including Cohen himself and Lisa Vanderpump, sided with Sandoval and Leviss.
The news outlet reported that Sandoval and Leviss were asked about the beginning of their relationship, but did not give an exact time frame and revealed that they “hooked up” but did not start a relationship right away.
Madix, who was previously in a relationship with Sando for nine years, didn’t react too much, but did break down in tears at one point as a source noted that she was in intensive care based on the way she spoke.
Ariana Madix Shades with Tom Sando
The “Dead End” actress is leaving “Scando” behind as she recently enjoyed a night out with her “Vanderpump Rules” co-stars Scheana Shay and Katie Maloney at Emo Nite in Hollywood.
Madix, 37, took it upon herself to show her feelings for Sandoval as she climbed onto the stage and joined the crowd chanting: “F**k Tom”.
Somewhere along the line, he raised his hand in the air and flashed his middle finger in a “F**k you” gesture while flashing a wide grin.
As things cooled down, Emo founder TJ Petracca paid tribute to Madix and her friends, saying, “God, I wish she was as cool as these girls,” referring to Sandoval.
In another video, the three gal pals are seen on stage dancing to the music and joining in to sing along to a rock version of Kelly Clarkson’s hit ‘Since U Been Gone’.
Things are definitely looking up for Madix as she joins a famous group of dancers on the next season of ‘Dancing With The Stars’.