Leah McSweeney of “The Real Housewives of New York” will not be too proud of Heather “Holla” Thomson as of late.
On June 8, 2021, McSweeney took to her Instagram page to speak about her feud with Thomson, claiming that she was “not snug” with the narrative that Thomson was pushing.
“I’m seeing a story emerge that I’m not snug with and thus really feel the necessity to converse out,” McSweeney wrote on her story. “Heather was unable to forge pure connections with any of the ladies and that’s the reason she discontinued filming. Everything that she’s been saying about me within the press these previous couple of weeks bears no resemblance to actuality. I took situation along with her from the start as a result of I’m not a fan of disingenuous individuals. She says one factor within the press and one other to individuals’s faces.”
McSweeney continued within the subsequent story, writing, “To have her out within the press spinning lies about me whereas brazenly attacking my psychological well being and sobriety journey and falsely accusing me of assault is unsuitable, harmful, inappropriate and a tragic try to avoid wasting face just because she could not grasp/lower it on the show. You will see all of this play out within the coming episodes/see for your self.”
McSweeney additionally added, “I’m pleased with this season–it was an extremely powerful time to movie/there was quite a lot of heaviness within the air and but we did it in our personal means.”
Thomson was a cast member on “The Real Housewives of New York” throughout seasons 5 by way of seven, however made a quick return throughout this season as a “buddy of” for a visit to Ramona Singer’s Hamptons home.
Thomson Has Claimed That McSweeney Pushed Her off of the Show
In current interviews, Thomson has claimed that McSweeney was the one who pushed her off of “The Real Housewives of New York City” this season. “I felt very unfulfilled and I felt like this isn’t actually an excellent use of my time,” Thomson instructed Entertainment Tonight in June 2021 about filming alongside McSweeney. “That’s actually what I used to be left feeling. And no one else made me really feel that means.”
Thomson continued, telling Entertainment Tonight, “I decided, I examined the waters, I did not signal the contract. I did not come again, however I by no means say by no means. Who is aware of what the way forward for Housewiveswill probably be? I hope it is a lengthy optimistic one. I believe casting is vastly necessary to those exhibits and I really noticed only in the near past that New York has an enormous casting blanket out for his or her exhibits. So, I want all of them the very best with that. If there’s any means that I can lean in and assist, I might wish to lean in and assist. But I wasn’t keen on doing that with the present cast this season.”
McSweeney Feels ‘Great’ About This Season
Even although McSweeney butted heads with Thomson this season, filming appeared to go properly in any other case for the star. “I believe in my first season, individuals had been like, ‘You had an ideal first season, it’ll suck for you the second season!’ First of all, I acquired outed for having bipolar dysfunction,” McSweeney mentioned to Entertainment Tonight in May 2021. “I used to be in the course of a relapse. I put all of it on the market. I do not know the way a lot tougher it may have been, season 2.”
McSweeney additionally added, “It was just a little extra nerve-wracking as a result of I knew what to anticipate and I knew how onerous it was, and I knew how exhausting it’s to be at [Ramona Singer’s] home for 4 days straight. And the primary season, I did not know what I used to be getting myself into, however the second season, you recognize what you are getting your self into and also you do it anyway. But general, I believe that I really really feel significantly better now than I did after I wrapped the primary season. I used to be like, ‘Oh my god, what was that?’ And proper now I really feel nice about it.”
Viewers can catch all-new episodes of “The Real Housewives of New York City” each Tuesday evening at 9/8c on Bravo.
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