Accusations were flying during part one of The Real Housewives of Orange County reunion, but nothing left the ladies as speechless as Shannon Beador’s claim that her daughter Stella was once offered drugs by Braunwyn Windham-Burke.
Things between Shannon, 56, and Braunwyn, 42, were tense from the beginning of the reunion, which aired on Wednesday, January 20. After Braunwyn accused Shannon and boyfriend John Janssen of having drinking problems, the Real For Real Cuisine founder called her beau backstage.
“It started getting into those issues that you and I are both so upset about. Braunwyn is a flipping nightmare. She’s just being mean, she’s being crazy,” Shannon said to John on the phone.
John, who Shannon confirmed had declined Bravo’s invitation to appear at the reunion, wasn’t happy. “I’m sorry, but Braunwyn is a sober alcoholic that wants to point fingers at everyone else that they’re alcoholics to make themselves feel better. It’s just wrong,” he said.
Shannon then hinted at bringing up the alleged drama with Stella.
“You and I have had many discussions…