‘Vanderpump Rules’ star Tom Sandoval is talking out amid his dishonest scandal that led to his break-up with longtime girlfriend and castmate Ariana Madix, however he isn’t apologizing…to her, at the least.
Sandoval confirmed sympathy just for his family and friends in a press release launched Saturday on Instagram after his affair with ‘VR’ crew member Raquel Leviss leaked out and have become headline information.
Sandoval mentioned, “Hey, I totally perceive an deserve ur anger & disappointment in the direction of me, however please depart Schwartz, my family and friends out of this case.”
He continued, “Schwartz particularly solely discovered about this very just lately, and most positively didn’t condone my actions. This was a really private factor.”
What’s extra, Sandoval and Schwartz co-own LA-based Schwartz & Sandy’s Lounge, which has been flooded with horrible evaluations ever for the reason that scandal broke, prompting Yelp to pause any extra write-ins.
In his IG response, Sandoval mentioned, “Also, Schwartz & Sandy’s may need my title on it, but in addition there are 3 different companions and 20 staff, who particularly depend on the restaurant for earnings for them and their households.”
He added that he is a “small a part of a a lot larger factor and to “direct ur anger in the direction of me and never them,” mentioning, “They did nothing flawed.”
Then Sandoval apologized — to not Madix — however to his enterprise companions and staff for all of the controversy surrounding him. He additionally promised to take a “step again & taking a hiatus out of respect for my staff & companions.”
As we reported…Sandoval blew up his practically 10-year relationship with Madix final week after a sequence of sexually charged textual content messages surfaced, revealing his affair with Leviss. We’re informed Madix learn the messages, resulting in an unpleasant confrontation with Sandoval.
Madix has but to touch upon the state of affairs.