Ramona Singer has angered “Actual Housewives of New York” insiders after jetting off to St. Barts — whereas the present’s shut down as a result of a forged member examined optimistic for COVID-19.
As Web page Six first reported, production was halted for 2 weeks, starting in the center of January. And with simply days left earlier than it may start once more, insiders are abuzz that Singer may very well be placing the entire thing in danger once more by taking the impromptu trip.
“It’s very silly,” a production supply sniffed of her journey, “Possible she’ll should quarantine for some time when she will get again.”
It even seems that Singer may be making an attempt to cowl her tracks. The truth star, 64, has posted a number of footage of herself in her New York Metropolis condo to Instagram in the final couple of days, regardless of a number of insiders confirmed to Web page Six on Tuesday she’s truly sunning herself on the island paradise.
One supply spotted her at Le Petite Plage on Saturday night time, and has additionally seen her out and about a number of occasions over the previous 5 days after she flew over to the island from St. Maarten.
“She is telling individuals on the island that she is retaining it as secret on account of her contract with Bravo, but she is taking footage with individuals on the island and flew in on a public airplane,” the supply added.
However, Bravo insiders instructed us that the community received’t have an issue together with her jaunt, as long as she follows CDC pointers — which say that she’ll should quarantine for seven days after coming back from the island, as a result of it’s thought-about a “excessive threat” vacation spot.
In the meantime, New York State requires vacationers going out of state to be examined inside three days of their departure from their vacation spot, a three-day quarantine after touring and a damaging COVID-19 check on day 4 of their quarantine to return to their day by day lives.
A forged journey to Lake Placid was beforehand canceled due to the present shut down and now we’re instructed that producers have been planning on changing it — with a visit to Singer’s place in Southampton, New York. Production was additionally scaled again in October after a crew member examined optimistic.
It’s unclear when filming will resume, although we’re instructed the journey is scheduled for the second week of February. Singer may very well be in the clear to go in entrance of cameras if she leaves the island sooner fairly than later and routinely checks damaging.
Singer has beforehand been criticized for her journey amid the coronavirus pandemic, with co-star Leah McSweeney taking to her Instagram in June to slam her for going forwards and backwards between Florida and New York. Singer instructed us on the time that she took essential precautions to make sure her security and the protection of others.
She additionally said that she examined optimistic for COVID-19 antibodies in July.
In the meantime, present insiders are so on edge about COVID additional interfering with filming that forged member LuAnn de Lesseps was compelled to defend herself after being snapped maskless at a celebration final week. She instructed Web page Six, ““I took the masks off for some photographs. Figuring out everybody had examined damaging, I felt snug doing that.”
Singer didn’t instantly get again to us.