Maybe unsurprisingly for certainly one of actuality TV’s most divisive stars, insiders are even arguing about how Denise Richards exited “The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills.”
Bravo insiders advised Web page Six that Richards demanded an excessive amount of cash to re-up her contract — whereas sources near Richards insist that she was so over the present that she advised the community she was hitting the highway with out even giving them the prospect to barter.
A supply tells us that the reality is that the actress requested for an “extreme” amount of cash to return to the present for a 3rd season — and the community wouldn’t cough up the money.
An insider advised us, “Individuals suppose that she didn’t wish to come again and that it’s as a result of she obtained ‘mean-girled’ [by other cast members]. The reality is she did wish to come again. However [Bravo] didn’t wish to pay her what she requested for. It was manner out of her pay grade.”
Sources in Richards’ camp say that she cherished her first season on the present, however had a “tough” second season battling with seemingly all of her co-stars, plus former “Housewife” Brandi Glanville.
“Bravo known as her final week to ask her if she wished to return, and she or he took a few days to consider it,” they stated, including that by Wednesday her agent had let Bravo know she had determined to name it quits — and that was the top of the story.
In the meantime, the primary supply known as that model of occasions nonsense and stated, “She would fortunately have come again, however for an enormous worth.”
They added that Bravo executives “negotiated lots” with the “Starship Troopers” actress, however there was a giant gulf between what she wished and what the community was prepared to pay.
Reps for Bravo and Richards declined to remark.
She’s the second high-profile co-star to exit in current weeks, after Dorinda Medley left “The Actual Housewives of New York Metropolis.”