Lala Kent's Explosive Reactions To Tom Sandoval's Cheating Allegations

Dani Sanders
Lala Kent
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When it comes to celebrity couple goals, few could’ve beaten the decade-long relationship of Tom Sandoval and Ariana Madix. However, the couple parted ways this week. We’re all just as shocked as you.  


The Other Woman 

The news of the split comes right after news that the bar owner had an ‘alleged’ affair with their “Vanderpump Rules” co-star Raquel Leviss.  

What We Know So Far 

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There had been plenty of rumors about the inappropriate communication between Sandoval and Leviss. The 39-year-old had been in contact with Leviss for months. It seems like the two of them now want to be together.  

How’s Madix Holding Up?  

It isn’t easy for anyone to break apart from their significant other. Especially if the relationship lasted for almost a decade. Sources say that Ariana is heartbroken over this secret affair.  

Ariana Was Blindsided  

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Tom Sandoval and Ariana Madix’s relationship seemed picture-perfect. But, there was trouble brewing in paradise. Ariana, however, was unaware of any issues. To her, everything was going perfectly.  

Tom Sandoval and Ariana Madix Public Appearances 

Madix, 37, was completely blindsided by the cheating. She had been close friends with Leviss and was also seen being very affectionate with Sandoval in public.  

Ariana Madix and Raquel Leviss 

Before discovering the affair, Madix could be seen hanging out with Leviss recently. That’s not all! Madix was with Leviss in December 2022 when the latter broke off her engagement to James Kennedy.  


A Betrayal By Her Friend 

Without a doubt, Madix was devastated after finding out about the affair on Wednesday at Sandoval’s band’s Show. It was a betrayal by the two people that she was closest to.  


What Now? 

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The couple has split and gone their separate ways. Madix has deactivated her social media profiles. There has also been no official comment made by the former couple’s representatives to date.  

How Did the Cast React? 

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As well as everyone else, the cast of VPR took to social media to express their disappointment and shock over the whole situation.” 

Lala Kent’s Feud with Tom Sandoval 

Kent, 32, immediately told Sandoval to “shut the F up” through social media. The two already had an ongoing feud going on due to Sandoval’s unflattering remarks about Lala’s fiancé, Randall Emmett. 

The Fight Continues

Lala had more to say on the matter. “I’ve seen you for who you are for a long time, and you don’t like that.” The star wrote. “Yeah. I’m the ‘overly douchey’ one 😂 Okay 🥴,” The mother of one wrote on her Instagram story.  

Kent Addresses Leviss 

While Leviss had mostly stayed away from the fight between Kent and Sandoval, she mentioned that she didn’t have any energy to deal with Kent anymore. 

Lala Ended Her Instagram Story With A Few Words for Leviss 

The star addressed Raquel Leviss with the following, “I suggest you get some energy for me.” She wrote. “You’re gonna need it.” 

James Kennedy Reacts To The Affair 

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The ex-fiancé of Raquel Leviss also took a swing at the 28-year-old. “This explains everything,” He wrote as he shared a screenshot of the report.  

“Read It and Weep,” James Kennedy Says 

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“Hope you all feel as sick as I do,” James continued. Kennedy, later on, called Sandoval an “F-king Creep.” 

Kent Shares Kennedy’s Post 

Lala joined the conversation with Kennedy and added, “I’ve been telling y’all!”.  

The actress mentioned how everyone thought that she was a bully. “It’s called YOU TRIGGER ME AND I SEE YOU FOR WHO YOU ARE!” 

Katie Maloney and Schwartz Respond 

Katie also commented on the drama by adding two clown emojis to her Instagram Story. Meanwhile, Schwartz took time out from his ongoing divorce with Maloney to address the situation. 


Schwartz Shares A Picture Of A Magic Eight Ball. 

Schwartz, who also had a brief fling with Leviss, wrote, “I asked my magic 8 ball if it’s going to be a chill day.” The answer? “My reply is now.” 

Jax Taylor Confirms The News 

Jax, Sandoval’s former friend, took to Twitter to confirm the news. The Pump Rules Alum wrote how he had called a lot of things on the show. People never believed him, he commended, but “everything I say always ends up being true.”