‘Vanderpump Rules’ Star Ariana Madix Reveals Why She Doesn’t Miss Filming With Kristen, Stassi Or Jax

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October 13, 2021 12:25PM EDT

‘Vanderpump Rules’ OG Ariana Madix has opened up astir filming the Bravo world amusement aft the departure of archetypal formed members Kristen, Stassi and Jax.

Ariana Madix, 36, has revealed she doesn’t miss filming Vanderpump Rules with Stassi Schroeder, 33, Jax Taylor, 42, and Kristen Doute, 38, aft they were axed from the Bravo world show. The OG formed subordinate said she inactive “loves them dearly” but was enjoying this season’s caller formed dynamic. “I spot them disconnected the amusement not filming and I bash person a batch of emotion for them, but it does consciousness caller and caller with that dynamic gone,” she told HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY during Travel & Give’s Travel with a Purpose fundraiser on Oct. 11 astatine TomTom successful West Hollywood.


“I deliberation it’s conscionable different country to research that hasn’t been explored yet and I deliberation it has truthful overmuch imaginable for radical to spot a antithetic broadside of the amusement without that,” Ariana explained. She besides opened up astir adjusting to a different cast. “I deliberation having a smaller formed allows for each the issues betwixt the remaining formed to beryllium delved into truthful overmuch deeper and that’s thing that I deliberation has ever made our amusement what it is, is the adjacent relationships.”

She continued, “The radical that are connected the amusement presently are each ace bully friends and that’s what makes it hard erstwhile you person issues oregon you get into an argument, you emotion idiosyncratic truthful overmuch but you truly are pissed.” As for whether the warring is “more intense” connected season nine, she revealed, “The cuts chopped heavy due to the fact that everyone who’s near is specified bully friends.”

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“We each hung retired during the pandemic … This is the halfway radical that spent each of our clip together. This is our bubble, truthful present that bubble is being connected the amusement and being seen connected the show. I deliberation it’s absorbing due to the fact that the past play determination was a small spot of a disconnect betwixt caller cast, aged formed and this twelvemonth it’s each 1 formed that is ace close.”

Meanwhile, fellow VPR star Lala Kent, 31, told HL she misses her pals Stassi and Jax, and is hopeful they volition beryllium backmost successful the future. “We evidently miss them tremendously,” the caller ma said. “But, I think the amusement is great. I deliberation we’re 2 episodes in. It’s perfectly fantastic and it’s deep. We’re backmost to the roots of the amusement and these relationships and friendships person truthful overmuch history. We went 2 years beauteous overmuch without truly heavy diving into our issues, truthful it’s benignant of similar affectional vomit connected the amusement this year.”