Erika Jayne Has Spoken to Tom Girardi Amid Legal Drama


Erika Jayne and Tom Girardi.

Final revelations. During the final phase of the four-part Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reunion, Erika Jayne admitted that she spoke to her estranged husband, Tom Girardi, earlier this year.

The Pretty Mess creator, 50, informed host Andy Cohen that she reached out to the previous lawyer, 82, after he was photographed wanting noticeably skinny and frail in August.

“I just wanted to make sure he was safe,” the Georgia native mentioned through the Wednesday, November 3, episode, beginning to break down in tears. “Because after the pictures came out, he looked so bad that I just wanted to make sure he was in the right place.”

During an August episode of RHOBH, Erika informed her castmates that she hadn’t spoken to Tom in any respect since their November 2020 cut up, noting that he had referred to as her repeatedly.

“I have not talked to him and I cannot talk to him,” she mentioned on the time. “He calls me every day. That’s another hard part of it. I had to ask my attorney to call his attorney to say, ‘Please stop calling Erika.’”

In the reunion, which taped in September, the “Get It Tonight” singer claimed that her ex was nonetheless calling her — and had referred to as her 5 instances whereas the four-part episode filmed.

Though Erika described Tom’s well being decline as “very sad,” she additionally mentioned that she had questioned him in regards to the varied lawsuits associated to the chapter case of his former legislation agency, Girardi Keese.

“I’ve asked him how he could put me in this position,” she informed Andy, 53. “[I asked], ‘Why would you leave me with millions of dollars of lawsuits pointed at me?’”

The former Broadway star claimed that her ex can not comprehend what’s occurring along with his authorized case after he was identified with late-onset Alzheimer’s and dementia in March.

“Andy, he doesn’t even acknowledge anything,” she alleged. “None of it. It doesn’t even matter what he says because he’s incompetent. So I’m left holding the f—king bag.”

Later within the episode, Erika once more denied having any data of what was occurring with Tom’s business. If she had recognized one thing, she claimed, she would by no means have agreed to be on RHOBH.

“You can’t hide s—t like this,” the “One Hot Pleasure” songstress mentioned. “That’s what I’m saying. This is not some master plan. This is not, you know, Erika being some financial f—king mastermind. This is a tragic sequence of events that are completely terrible.”

Elsewhere through the reunion, Sutton Stracke, who wasn’t shy about asking Erika what she knew all through season 11, admitted that she was very uncomfortable when the Dancing With the Stars alum mentioned she would come after her following a tense second on the present. The boutique proprietor mentioned she even employed personal safety for one week.

Erika, for her half, claimed that the phrase “I’m coming for you” is only a slang time period. “It’s only in Beverly Hills that everybody’s so precious,” she quipped. “That’s not an OK way to speak to people,” Sutton replied.

In the tip, the “XXPEN$IVE” singer thanked everybody for listening to her as she informed her facet of the story.

“This is not pretty, it is ugly,” she mentioned. “I am well aware. And I have been pressed for however many months now and stories have run wild and people have filled in the blanks. I hope today that you all leave knowing a little bit more of my side and understand this will not be wrapped up easily. It is a long arduous process. And all I can do is put one foot in front of the other.”

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