Investigating the Friendships Between Southern Charm and Vanderpump Rules Cast Members – eonline
Some friendships are easy as the birds and the bees and the 1-2-3’s.
Tonight marks the official return of Bravo’s reality note called Southern Charm with initial previews teasing plenty of OMG, juicy-filled moments.
But absent from the cameras, much of the cast has quietly built solid, not-so-dramatic friendships with many members of another Bravo series.
Anybody know the staff of SUR restaurant in West Hollywood, Calif.? Oh yes, the Southern Charm crew is fairly close with cast members from Vanderpump Rules.
“I adore them. I had some of them on my podcast and we just instantly became best friends,” Stassi Schroeder recently shared with E! News while attending Monster Jam at Angel Stadium. “Naomie Olindo and Danni Baird and Craig Conover and Shep Rose became a section of our group of friends.”
While Lisa Vanderpump‘s team reside in Southern California and the Southern Charm cast call Charleston, South Carolina domestic, the friendship groups beget made several trips to each other’s towns.
And instead of waiting for a Watch What Happens Live appearance or Hollywood party to bring the casts together, these reality stars beget stuck to the basics in building their friendships.
“We stay in touch the same way any friends finish,” Naomie shared with E! News. “Text, the occasional FaceTime and leaving very idolatrous comments on each other’s social media.”
According to comedian Rachael O’Brien, she and BFF Stassi were watching Southern Charm and discovered Danni and Naomie were following them on Twitter. After a few messages, a bond was quickly formed.
“We forced them to become friends with us and then flew across the country on a whim hoping they wouldn’t contemplate we were insane,” Rachael joked to us. “Luckily, they didn’t and we now beget a life-long friendship with much of the cast.”
And before you contemplate the groups talk strictly approximately their respective shows or plot lines, we found out it’s just not the case.
“We nearly never talk approximately the shows,” Rachael assured us. “We talk approximately the other businesses we are working on, Stassi’s successful podcast, Naomie’s schooling and current commerce, trade, Danni’s paintings, Kathryn Dennis‘ adorable kids, my comedy career…We’ve even been there for each other through several breakups we beget entire gone through.”
The cast friendships are so strong that one notorious pair has sparked a few romance rumors. Yes, some fans were hoping Stassi and Shep would occupy their friendship to the next level.
Stassi would quickly set the record straight on Watch What Happens Live final month. “I’ve been asked this many time,” she confessed. “I relish his company but we butt heads. It’s not agreeable.”
Instead, these stars will focus on having plenty of harmless fun coast to coast. Stassi and her friends beget enjoyed boat rides, ghost tours and delightful food in Charleston while Naomie recently experienced night life in Los Angeles during Kristen Doute‘s birthday party.
To see more of the Bravo stars hanging out together, occupy a scrutinize at our gallery below.
“This is my Christmas card with @stassischroeder. 1st draft. Notice the detachment and indifference,” Shep shared on Instagram. “Like an dilapidated couple who should beget split up years ago. While they were both In their prime. #worldscollide #lowcountryboil #charleston.”
appreciate Your Selfie
“The helper + the peacemaker (our appreciate legend),” Kristen shared with her latest selfie. “@DannaBaird #pumprules #southerncharm.”
Cheers to Charleston
“mighty boating. great, brilliant sunset. Incredible company. Epic day in the Lowcountry,” Dani shared with her friends. “#positivevibes #noplanisthebestplan #boatlife #westcoastmeetsouth #kindredspirits #lowcountry #sunsets #southerncharm #pumprules #vandercharm #southernpump.”
Night Out on the Town
“Meant to be #vandercharm #southernpump @naomie_olindo @stassischroeder @rachaelnobrien,” Dani posted after her late night.
“Goodbye @caconover ….I’m with @stassischroeder now,” Naomi captioned her shot.
Food for Thought
“I always manage to find current couples to third wheel with,” Stassi joked when crashing a date night with Naomie and Craig.
“Ladies who lunch @rachaelnobrien @stassischroeder,” Kathryn wrote on Instagram when assembly up with the Vanderpump Rules stars in West Hollywood.
“My cramped southern belle/supermodel spirit animal @kathryndennis #pumprules #southerncharm,” Kristen shared with her followers.
Watch Vanderpump Rules Monday nights at 9 p.m. and the Southern Charm season premiere airs tonight at 9 p.m. also on Bravo.
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