Reality TV icon Gina Liano celebrates the new season of The Real Housewives of Melbourne with co-star Lydia Schiavello … after revealing the real reason that she hardly returned to the hit series
She revealed this week that she hardly returned for the upcoming season of The Real Housewives of Melbourne.
But on Wednesday, reality TV icon Gina Liano celebrated the show when she shared a peek behind the scenes with co-star Lydia Schiavello.
The 53-year-old shared a selfie at the cast unveiled photo shoot, where they announced three new housewives.
Reality TV icon Gina Liano (right) celebrated the new season of The Real Housewives of Melbourne with co-star Lydia Schiavello (left) on Wednesday … after revealing the real reason that she hardly returned to the hit series
“Behind the scenes with Lydia Schiavello, season five reveal Real Housewives from Melbourne cast,” Gina said on Instagram, before summing up the cosmetic specialists who helped her get the glamorous look of the day.
Lydia, 49, shared a similar snap online and wrote: “The return of the OGs from RHOM season five.”
“Empowerment and infectious honor, uncontrollable laughter and truck pleasure.”
They are back: “The return of the OGs from RHOM season five,” Lydia wrote her happy snapshot
Gina and Lydia are accompanied this season by three new cast members, former CNN news anchor Anjali Rao, yoga teacher Cherry Dipietrantonio and ‘champagne educator’ Kyla Kirkpatrick.
Other fans’ favorites will also return, including Janet Roach and Gamble Breaux.
But Gina revealed this week that she hardly returned for the upcoming hit show season.
Almost! Gina revealed this week that she hardly returned for the upcoming season of the hit show
Speak against news.com.au, the outspoken reality star explained that she did not want to leave her ‘peaceful’ home life.
“Having a public profile is a big responsibility, although I swear and keep going and maybe a little irresponsible,” the lawyer said.
She added: ‘I came back into my own life, it was peaceful and I enjoyed it very much and I hesitated to return for that reason alone.
Ready for drama! Speaking with news.com.au, the outspoken reality star explained that she did not want to leave her “peaceful” home life
“I think there may be a time when I won’t come back just because my life will keep moving.”
Gina had previously told Foxtel show runners that she would not return to RHOM if her rival Sally Bloomfield remained a cast member.
Foxtel’s television executive director Brian Walsh told The Kyle and Jackie O Show Last year September last year, Gina demanded that her nemesis be played on the screen.
“Where we left it last season is that Gina said she wouldn’t come back to the show if Sally was part of the series, and that took us some time to resolve how we proceed,” Brian said at the time .
Road: Gina had previously told Foxtel show runners that she would not return to RHOM if her rival Sally Bloomfield (photo) remained a cast member
‘Gina is an important part of the franchise and we would like to see her again. But we cannot have a situation where one of the talents dictates the creative [direction of] the show.’
Sally announced on Instagram last Friday that she would not return to season five.
During the fourth season of RHOM, Sally Gina sensationally labeled as a “bully” because of the abrasive behavior of the lawyer towards her co-stars.
Gina was not repentant during the reunion of season four and said, “That’s just my personality. I’m a f * king bull, mate. If you want to come to me like a cat, see the bull again! ”
Real deal: Gina and Lydia are accompanied by three new cast members and other fans’ favorites. Pictured from left to right: Anjali Rao, Gamble Breaux, Janet Roach, Gina Liano, Lydia Schiavello, Cherry Dipietrantonio and Kyla Kirkpatrick