Lala Kent is prepared for a fantastic season of “Vanderpump Rules,” particularly since she thought the final season was the worst.
In an interview on the “Behind the Velvet Rope with David Yontef“podcast, Kent mirrored on the cast shakeup that resulted within the firings of veteran cast members Stassi Schroeder and Kristen Doute, in addition to the later exits of Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright from the Bravo actuality show final yr. Schroeder’s husband Beau Clark, additionally mentioned he would not return.
“It’s s laborious when your job can be like hanging out along with your finest mates after which they’re not part of it,” Kent mentioned of filming the brand new season with out her former co-stars. “It simply, it adjustments…. A chunk of my friendship pie is gone and that is actually laborious.”
But whereas she misses her shut mates, Kent additionally revealed that she is comfortable about among the cast adjustments that came about over the previous yr.
Kent Said the Last Season of ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Had Too Many New People That No One Cared About
In addition to the unique cast members, final yr’s cast cleanup additionally firings of newcomers Max Boyens and Brett Caprioni. In addition, in April, Dayna Kathan introduced she was leaving the Bravo actuality show after one season, and fellow newcomer Dancia Dow can be not anticipated to return for Season 9, based on the Ashley Reality Roundup. In truth, the one “Vanderpump Rules” Rules” beginner who has been noticed in latest cast photographs is SURver Charli Burnett.
Kent advised “Behind the Velvet Rope” that the supersized Season 8 cast was an excessive amount of.
“I keep in mind filming final season and being like, that is going to be the perfect season we have ever accomplished,” she mentioned. “And then I watched it and I could not even get via an episode.”
Kent admitted she was completely in settlement with followers that there have been too many newcomers.
“I used to be like, that is, ‘What even is that this?'” she mentioned. “How do you even observe something that is happening? Like manner too many new faces, manner too huge of storylines for those that are model new. Like nobody’s invested in these folks. And , now have a look at the place we’re. None of these individuals are even on the show, we spent a whole season like making an attempt to make them occur.”
Kent famous that whereas Season 9 might have some new cast members, it is going to be “very totally different” from final season.
“I feel all people realized from final yr and mentioned, ‘We’re not doing that once more,'” she mentioned.
Lisa Vanderpump Previously Teased New Cast Members for ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Season 9
“Vanderpump Rules” boss Lisa Vanderpump has already confirmed that there can be some new SURvers on the approaching season of the Bravo hit.
“We’ve bought a few new folks,” Vanderpump advised Entertainment Tonight earlier this yr. “We’ve misplaced a few folks alongside the best way, however we have nonetheless bought an enormous cast of individuals which might be very acquainted with one another — typically a little bit too acquainted — but it surely’s bought a whole lot of nice power behind it.”
On an episode of the “No Filter With Zack Peter” podcast, it was introduced that actor Ryan Malaty has joined the cast of “Vanderpump Rules.” Bravo has but to verify Malaty’s casting on the show.
In addition to Kent and Vanderpump, the upcoming season of “Vanderpump Rules” will embody Tom Schwartz, Katie Maloney-Schwartz, Tom Sandoval, Ariana Madix, Scheana Shay, James Kennedy, and Raquel Leviss.