"Whoop it up" with this inside info about the OG of the OC!
RHOC star Vicki Gunvalson sure knows how to "whoop it up" and long for a full "love tank," but aside from her "stand by your man" mantra, how much do you really know about the Bravo OG?
She's been on the show since it began, so we've seen a lot of the California lady's antics on the small screen, but every Housewife has her secrets.
Here are 10 unusual and interesting facts about the blond and bold grandma that will have you reeling more than hearing about a fake cancer diagnosis. Brooks, you may want to click to another page.
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As per Fame 10, Vicki had some plastic surgery on her face because she "never felt pretty enough." She had a nose job, a chin implant, and body fat injected into her face to reduce the look of wrinkles. She had all this work done prior to season 7 of the reality show. Seeing oneself on screen week after week can steer a Housewife towards the nearest surgeon's office!
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She Didn't Want Brooks on the Show
Not only did Vicki lose many friends on the show thanks to her lying ex, Brooks, but she almost lost a hunk of her paycheck too if she didn't agree to have him on the show with her, according to Celebrity Toob. Money beats common sense in her case, since her daughter hated the smug sneak and Vicki ended up with no man in the end. She should have dumped the chump and found a sweeter suitor to star alongside her.
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The Chick is Rich
As per Celebrity Toob, Vicki is worth a hot $7 million! Her salary from Bravo along with her booming insurance business makes this OC woman a walking bank account. Let's hope she didn't pay for too many dinners out with Brooks!
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As per Famous Birthdays, Vicki is the only OC Housewife to have appeared on all eleven seasons of the hit reality show. Just like a cat, Vicki's "nine lives" get more and more interesting with each passing year. Wonder if she'll make it to a full decade of fights and feuds with the gals?
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Famous Birthdays also tells us that Vicki is paid the most out of her cast mates. Surely the other ladies aren't pleased, but if a bigger check means a relationship with a lying snake, they'll no doubt count their blessings (and slightly smaller paychecks).
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Party of Five
As per IMBD, Vicki is one of 5 children. There's Kathy and Kim who are twins, plus Lisa and Bill. With a family so large, one can see how Vicki wants to be surrounded by so many OC ladies at any given time. Plus, the longing for attention is evident at every party and dinner function.
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New Man in Town
Bye bye Brooks. As per Us Magazine, Vicki has a new beau – Steve Lodge, a former police officer who now works as a consultant. She'll need a cop to break up all those squabbles amongst the loud ladies of the OC!
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Did you know that Vicki is an author? According to Romper, she penned a tell-all, More Than a Housewife. Considering she's not a "wife" at all, the book must be full of what more there is to Vicki for sure!
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We know that Vicki is always looking for love, so perhaps the third time will be a charm for the lovesick lady. Richest Celebrities tells us that Vicki was married to Donn Gunvalson from 1994-2014 and Michael J. Wolfsmith from 1983-1991. Perhaps she should stay single and continue to mingle. Marriage ain't for everyone.
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Reality TV Broke Up Her Marriage
According to Celebrity Toob, Vicki Claims that RHOC broke up her second marriage due to the pressure and stress of being filmed constantly. While there is that "reality TV curse" many talk about, she can't blame the show itself. She's the one who agreed to air her dirty laundry for curious viewers everywhere. Maybe it was Andy Cohen's fault for coercing her into it in the first place!