Tonight’s the night “Hellie Mellie” becomes a mom on Gypsy Sisters. Cameras were on-hand and caught the first few moments of baby Richard’s life. Check out some of the best shots…
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In a fight that puts the courthouse brawl to shame, Gypsy Sisters‘ Nettie Stanley and Kayla Williams go at it during the second season premiere. Although the fight was clearly driven by pure rage, the ladies were actually very deliberate in selecting a battle ground. Learn more and see the videos that will have professional fighters taking note…
Get out your motor oil and Swarovski crystals because reality television’s most infamous reality show Romanichals are back! TLC announced today that their popular series Gypsy Sisters will be returning for a second season in December, with original cast members Nettie Stanley, Kayla Williams, and of course Mellie Stanley returning for Round Two. Laura Johnston isn’t coming back, but filling her bedazzled cut-off shirt and jeans shorts are THREE MORE family firecrackers in the form of Mellie and Nettie’s sister JoAnn Wells, Kayla’s sister Annie
Johnston Williams, and Kayla’s cousin Sheena. Keep reading for photos of the new cast as well as some of the over-the-top antics viewers can expect to see this season, including what TLC describes as “one of the most outrageous and violent brawls in reality television history.”
Mellie Stanley shocked views of Gypsy Sisters when she revealed she was expecting a baby. Now a new mother, Mellie has settled in surprisingly well. Meet her handsome gypsy son…
Former party girl Mellie Stanley from Gypsy Sisters has given birth! Baby boy Richard Joe Whetzel Stanley came into the world June 30th at 1:09 pm, weighing 6 pounds 2 ounces, according to Radar Online. She’s previously tweeted that Whetzel would be the baby boy’s nickname.
The first season of TLC’s Gypsy Sisters was chock full of jaw-dropping drama and antics, but not even the prison release of Lottie Mae after nine years or a hot pink and leopard print wedding dress could compare with the Earth-shattering news… Mellie Stanley is pregnant! Keep reading to get the latest updates on Mellie’s pregnancy, including lots of new baby bump photos and sonogram images as well as the new name she has picked out for her son!
Gypsy Sisters stars Nettie Stanley, Mellie Stanley, Kayla Williams, and Laura Johnston have come to be known as “The Stanley Sisters,” and they even had a one-hour special by that title on TLC after their initial appearance on My Big Fat America Gypsy Wedding. But, despite what their nickname might imply, these four gals are not sisters at all — something that has caused a little bit of confusion for those tuning in to Gypsy Sisters in its inaugural season. So, I’ve gone through the trouble of putting together the Gypsy Sisters Stanley family tree that explains just how the four main characters are related!
On the premiere season of TLC’s drama-packed reality series Gypsy Sisters the family hierarchy gets turned on its ear when Mellie and sister Nettie’s mom Lottie Mae Stanley is released from prison after serving nine years for a 2004 bank fraud conviction. Mellie seems to make the adjustment as well as Mellie makes any sort of adjustment, but matriarch Nettie seems to have a hard time adjusting back to the way things were more than a decade ago. And speaking of the ways things were more than a decade ago, keep reading to check out photos of a young Lottie Mae, including one with Nettie as a young child!
Though reality television is chock full of eyebrow raising shenanigans, few can compare to the jaw-dropping and headline-grabbing antics of Gypsy Sisters star Mellie Stanley. She drinks, she strips, she fights, and she ALWAYS says exactly what’s on her mind. Even among her outspoken Gypsy Sisters cast mates Mellie stands apart with her unpredictability and volatility. So what was it that caused her to be the way she is? A huge part is her amazingly unstable life that has included watching her mother get arrested when Mellie was just 13, followed by hopping around between relatives and foster care before ending up in two different abusive marriages as a teenager.
In the back-to-back premiere episodes of Gypsy Sisters Mellie Stanley’s ex Robbie reenters the picture and the two become engaged, but only after Robbie insists Mellie give up some of her wild ways — including her job stripping. But, it appears that Robbie has some wild and carefree ways of his own! Keep reading for a couple of his mug shots from 2011 when he faced charges that include robbery, assault and abduction!