Category: Below Deck: Mediterranean

   
   

BELOW DECK Do yacht guests get paid to be on the show? How much does a luxury yacht charter cost?

While the crew of Bravo’s Below Deck reality shows provides the bulk of the story and drama, a lot of spice and intrigue is supplied by the guests who charter the luxury yachts. Often their behavior, demands, and personality offer a lot to the shows, which begs the question: do the guests get paid a production fee to appear on the show? Do they get free vacations? Or, do they actually pay to be on this popular reality show?

   

Below Deck Med Bugsy Drake tablescaping book with foreword by Capt. Sandy Yawn

Below Deck Mediterranean Chief Stew Christine “Bugsy” Drake is expanding her resume to include author! The “Queen of Theme” is sharing her tabletop decorating skills and wisdom in a new book titled The Art of Tablescaping: Deck Out Your Table with the Queen of Theme. The hardcover first edition is scheduled to be release on May 4 and will feature a foreword by Below Deck Med‘s Captain Sandy Yawn!

BELOW DECK MED Captain Sandy Yawn opening restaurant, club & bar in Jacksonville FL

Below Deck: Mediterranean‘s Sandy Yawn is looking to expand her resume beyond being a yacht captain to include being a Yawntrepreneur in the restaurant and club business! Captain Sandy recently purchase a 106-year-old former firehouse in downtown Jacksonville, Florida and she hopes to turn the two-story building into a rooftop bar, private club, and restaurant.

LINKS Below Deck Med recap, Luann memoir, Duggar gender reveals, Life After Lockup preview…

TAMARA TATTLES Tamara recaps the latest episode of Below Deck: Mediterranean “in which we collectively pray for the hasty performance of a Milabotomy on the good ship Sirocco.” Once again, the entire episode revolves around Chef Mila’s ineptitude in the galley, culminating in a confrontation with Captain Sandy.

DLISTEDChicago PD has released pretty much everything having to do with the Jussie Smollet assault case featuring tons of video footage. The videos include police body cam footage of police arriving at Jussie’s apartment after the alleged attack in which Jussie can be seen still wearing the noose the “attackers” put around his neck.

THE ASHLEY’S REALITY ROUNDUPThe Duggars continue their long-term plan to take control of Arkansas’ six Electoral College votes with more and more and more and more babies! Josiah, Lauren, Joseph and Kendra reveal whether or not they will be having boys or girls. (Are Duggar girls allowed to vote?)


 
 

REALITY TEACheck out a Love After Lockup: Life After Lockup preview clip in which The Goddess terrifies Clint with a potential relapse! Did she take a swig of motha f***in’ booze or not?

CELEBITCHYCardi B is currently facing multiple charges stemming from a strip club melee back in August 2018. But Cardi B ain’t stressin’ because she got a Get Out Of Jail Free Card — her daughter. (I’m pretty sure a lot of little girls out there have moms in prison. Yeah, pretty sure.)

JEZEBELFormer Countess and drunken police assaulter Luann de Lesseps is following up her authorial debut Class with the Countess: How to Live with Elegance and Flair with a memoir based on her diaries in which she hopes to “set the record straight” about herself.

THE BLEMISHYouTubers Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul are apparently engaged. The announcement ends David Dobrik and Lorraine Nash’s short reign as “Most Fake YouTube Marriage of the Year.”

THE BLASTFormer Real Housewives of Orange County husband Jim Bellino continues his bid to somehow, someway become even more unlikable than he already is by filing a million dollar lawsuit against comedian and podcast host Heather McDonald.

THE GRACE REPORTGrace recaps last week’s episode of 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After as she shakes her damn head at Chantel and Pedro’s supposed split, Larissa’s latest arrest, Pao’s decision to give birth in her bathroom, and Andrrrrrrrrrei’s rrrrrrrage issues.

BELOW DECK MED Is Mila a real chef? Is she a plant by producers? SPOILERS

Fans of Bravo’s Below Deck: Mediterranean are used to head-shaking antics from crew members, but I don’t think anything could have prepared viewers (or the crew) for the seemingly limitless fountain of incompetence and offensiveness of Siberian Chef Mila Kolomeitseva! Is she even a real chef, or just a plant by producers to stir up drama and headlines? We deep dive into the topic and find some surprising answers — including a rather major spoiler for this season!