‘VPR’ Alum Jax on Why Sandoval Cheated With Raquel: ‘I Know Who He Is’
Still the selection one particular man in the team. Former Vanderpump Principles star Jax Taylor uncovered why he thinks Tom Sandoval had a months-extended affair with costar Raquel Leviss forward of his and spouse Brittany Cartwright’s physical appearance on View What Happens Reside With Andy Cohen.
“I’ve recognised Tom Sandoval for 20 yrs. I know who he is,” the fact persona, 43, reported in a video posted to People today’s TikTok on Tuesday, March 21. “There’s a purpose why it’s Raquel – for the reason that she can be managed. Ariana [Madix] is a extremely powerful, independent woman … you simply cannot control her. And I consider he likes to management. He likes to be ready to inform her what to do, and I imagine Raquel is really effortlessly affected, she’s very codependent and I imagine he form of preys on that. That is why I believe it is her. She’s type of like a enthusiast lady.”
For her component, Brittany, 34, added, “I normally thought she was tremendous nice so I just did not see her performing that to Ariana.”
Jax went on to say that even though he does not “really have a leg to stand on” when it will come to infidelity – his dishonest scandal with previous VPR cast member Religion Stowers was a main storyline through season 6 – a different dilemma he has with the scenario is the “lack of empathy, the not apologizing [and] having your crisis PR team create you a message,” referring to Sandoval’s two statements issued on Instagram earlier this thirty day period.
Lifestyle & Design confirmed on March 3 that Sandoval and Ariana, 37, split just after nine yrs of dating. “The rumor is accurate — they, in fact, broke up because of to Tom dishonest on her with Raquel,” a supply close to Ariana explained to Lifestyle & Model at the time.
Sandoval broke his silence on the make a difference just one particular working day soon after news of the affair even so, he unsuccessful to apologize – or even point out – Ariana in his initially assertion, instead inquiring followers to leave “[Tom] Schwartz, my friends and spouse and children out of this predicament.” He also requested folks to “direct your anger” toward him and not his business associates or employees at TomTom and Schwartz & Sandy’s, the two bars in which he serves as portion-operator.
Tom afterwards issued a assertion in which he publicly apologized to Ariana on March 8. That similar night time, Raquel also broke her silence in a community apology posted to Instagram, in which she wrote in section, “I want to apologize for my steps and my options foremost to Ariana, and to my mates and the lovers so invested in our associations. There is no justification, I am not a target and I should have my steps and I deeply regret hurting Ariana.”
Reps for Tom Sandoval and Raquel Leviss did not quickly reply to Daily life & Design’s ask for for remark.