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The reunion is over but there’s still more left in the tank! Vanderpump Rules: Secrets Revealed airs Wednesday (June 14) on Bravo.
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According to the episode description, the hourlong special offers a “deeper glimpse into the fallout of the group post-Scandoval,” plus never-before-scene moments from the explosive season that “shed a new light on glaring secrets that have since been revealed”. The three-part reunion wrapped up on June 7 — and there was no shortage of drama.
“There’s never been any reunion in any season, regardless of what was going on, where the cast — all of us — felt united,” Vanderpump Rules star Ariana Madix shared with E! News ahead of the first reunion episode last month. “It was tough, but I almost felt more confident going into that day than I have on any other day filming a reunion.”
Madix also revealed that she got emotional watching the finale. “I watched it here in New York and I cried, definitely,” she admitted. “It was hard to watch but, at the same time, it felt like another lifetime.”
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Not familiar with Vanderpump Rules? The series began soaring in ratings after star Tom Sandoval was exposed for cheating on Madix — his nine-year, live-in girlfriend with whom he owns a house — with fellow cast member Raquel Leviss, one of Madix’s best friends. The cheating scandal broke in March, causing producers to pick the cameras back up and film an additional finale episode.
Part one of the reunion features Sandoval and Madix along with fellow cast-members James Kennedy, Lala Kent, Katie Maloney, Tom Schwartz and Scheana Shay. Leviss watched portions of the reunion from a nearby trailer because her and Shay were not allowed to be within 100 yards of each other after Leviss filed a restraining order against her co-star, which she later dropped. Leviss opened up about the affair during a solo interview with Cohen, which aired during part two of the reunion. The episode ended just as Leviss walked onto the set of the reunion.
In the third and final installment, Madix and Leviss are face-to-face on camera for the first time since the scandal broke. There’s also a separate scene that Leviss filmed after the reunion and admits to lying about the cheating timeline.
Given everything that fans now know about the monthslong affair between Sandoval and Leviss, the season’s final episodes have felt surreal and cringeworthy at times — but it paid off in the ratings. The first part of the reunion reportedly snagged another season high of 2.036 million viewers, while part two wracked up a 1.869 million viewers and 1.032 million for part three of the reuinion. Meanwhile, the finale reached scored a total of 4.1 million viewers, Variety reports. That number is up from 1.8 million live viewers and a ratings spike that carried over to WWHL, which snagged a reported season high of more than 1.4 million viewers thanks to Madix.
During the WWHL interview, Madix went into detail about the cheating scandal, the reunion and selling the home she shares with Sandoval. “My plan is to sell the house. I want my money out of that house as quickly as possible and I want to move on,” she told Cohen at the time.
Despite living under the same roof, Madix and Sandoval don’t “communicate on any level.” Instead, the former couple relies on Madix’s friend Logan, and Sandoval’s assistant, to communicate with each other.
Last month, Madix posted a video of stacked up boxes to her Instagram Story with the caption, “Ready to dip out,” but she’s not moving out just yet. In a follow-up post, Madix teased an ad for a collaboration with personal finance company SoFi. “I’m moving up, not out — well, not yet at least,” she states in the video. “It’s time to get my financial house in order. I will have more to share with you very soon.”
Needless to say, Madix has turned heartbreak into a major payday. The 37-year-old reality star inked deals with major brands like Sofi, Lay’s, BIC razors.
Her commercial for BIC EasyRinse razors, which airs during the reunion, has given the product a sales boost. “Sales of our women’s EasyRinse razors were up 35 percent in the two weeks after the spot aired,” Katie Potocki, marketing director for BIC Blade Excellence, told The Hollywood Reporter. “We have seen a ton of social chatter and it’s increasing. We’re nearing 20 million views on Instagram, which is an incredible response. But it’s not just in social mentions, it’s also in sales.”
And it doesn’t look like the gigs will be slowing down. Madix, who plans to open the sandwich shop called Something About Her with Maloney, has been cast in a forthcoming Lifetime movie, Buying Back My Daughter, and is expected to join the upcoming season of Dancing With the Stars. She also made a guest appearance at a Raising Cane’s location in El Segundo, Calif. late last month and threw out the first pitch at the San Diego Padres game with Shay in early June.
Keep reading for all the ways to stream Vanderpump Rules without cable.
How to Watch & Stream Vanderpump Rules
Vanderpump Rules: Secrets Revealed airs on Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Bravo. During the season, the network premiered an episode from the previous week with never-before-seen clips. Additionally, Peacock streamed exclusive, uncensored episodes of the reunion. All three supersized episodes from the Season 10 reunion are currently streaming on Peacock.
If you already have Bravo through cable, satellite or streaming, check your local listings for channel information to watch or stream the Secrets Revealed special and catch up on earlier episodes.
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How can you watch Vanderpump Rules without cable? Peacock is the easiest way to stream the show and other Bravo hits, including Below Deck, The Real Housewives of Atlanta, The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Summer House and Summer House: Martha’s Vineyard.
Vanderpump Rules Reunion: Pumped Up Addition first became available to stream on Peacock on May 25 and continued every Thursday until the reunion wrapped last week.
Peacock usually costs $4.99/month for the ad-supported plan and $9.99/month for commercial-free streaming with access to NBC. The streamer also offers annual plans that typically saves you 17% off the regular price, but Peacock’s limited deal allowed subscribers to pay a discounted rate of $19.99 instead of $49.99 for the annual plan. Unfortunately, the promo ended on June 12 but you can still join Peacock for just $5 a month.
You might also be able to land a discount on Peacock through DirectTV. Subscribers who sign up under DirectTV may be eligible for a discount of $2 per month for Peacock Premium instead of $4.99 a month. Click here for details on how to add Peacock through DirectTV.
Additionally, Peacock will continue to offer free one-year subscriptions for Xfinity customers until June 26. Eligible Spectrum customers can get a free subscription until December 7, according to Peacock. Find more details here.
From movies and reality shows to scripted series and sports, Peacock is packed with bingeworthy content. Besides Vanderpump Rules and other must-watch shows in the Bravo Hub, Peacock features original shows and films such as Poker Face, Bel-Air, Bupkis, The Best Man: The Final Chapters, Praise This, Mrs. Davis, Shooting Stars and Based on a True Story; in addition to WWE, Premier League, MLB Sunday Lead Off and other sporting events.
The cable channel is also available on platforms such as Hulu + Live TV, Sling and Vidgo (use ExpressVPN to stream Peacock and more internationally). And if you don’t mind paying per episode, every season of Vanderpump Rules is currently available on Prime Video for $2.99 per episode, and $9.99 for the entire season.
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Fans of the show can also purchase episodes on Google Play, AppleTV and more.
Watch a clip from the reunion below.
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