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Teresa Giudice and Melissa Gorga are each filming season 14 of The Real Housewives of New Jersey, however that doesn’t imply every part is hunky dory between the feuding sisters-in-law.
Multiple sources inform Us Weekly solely that Teresa, 51, and Melissa, 44, are conserving their distance as they movie with the opposite New Jersey Housewives. “Melissa is open to filming and speaking with Teresa on digital camera, however Teresa just isn’t,” an insider tells Us. “Producers try to seize different tales.”
The duo not too long ago filmed collectively on the annual charity baseball sport organized by castmate Dolores Catania, however a number of eyewitnesses advised Us that Melissa and Teresa didn’t work together in any respect.
“Melissa and Teresa nonetheless didn’t converse to one another,” the insider says. “The remainder of the forged was working extra time to travel to speak to each of them and have totally different conversations with every of them.”
After the pair’s long-running feud escalated in season 13, rumors circulated for months that one or each of them would depart the Bravo sequence. During the reunion in June, Teresa advised Melissa she couldn’t “wait to by no means see your f–king face once more after at the moment,” including, “You’re leaving.”
One month later, nevertheless, Us confirmed that each Teresa and Melissa — who’s married to Teresa’s youthful brother, Joe Gorga — can be again for season 14 together with Dolores, Margaret Josephs, Jennifer Aydin, Rachel Fuda, Danielle Cabral, Jackie Goldschneider and Jennifer Fessler.
While a lot of season 13 centered on the stress between the Gorga and Giudice households, the insider tells Us that their costars — and the present’s producers — are planning to depart a few of that drama up to now.
Teresa Giudice and Melissa Gorga. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images
“They’re transferring on,” the supply explains. “They aren’t hyper-fixating on Melissa and Teresa. There must be different dynamics included within the present.”
Teresa claimed throughout the aforementioned season 13 reunion that she was achieved with Melissa perpetually, and in accordance with the insider, she “appears to be conserving her phrase.”
As followers know, a lot of the newest drama started when Melissa and Joe, 49, skipped Teresa’s August 2022 wedding ceremony to Luis “Louie” Ruelas — however that was solely the tip of the iceberg. In a May episode of RHONJ, Joe accused Teresa’s eldest daughter, Gia Giudice, of claiming he may “do higher” than Melissa.
During the reunion one month later, Teresa known as Gia, 22, to elucidate her aspect of the story, and he or she denied all of it. “I known as him relating to the marriage, saying that he ought to do the precise factor, that Nonna and Nonno are wanting down on them and my mother wished him to stroll her down the aisle,” she recalled, referring to her late grandparents Antonia and Giacinto Gorga. “I by no means advised him that he may do higher than my Aunt Melissa. And it’s unhappy, Zio Joe, that you just’re attempting to name me a liar.”
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Melissa and Joe doubled down on the accusation regardless of Gia’s denial, at which level a livid Teresa stormed off the set. “I actually can’t,” she mentioned. “It’s f–king disgusting. Disgusting, disgusting. This just isn’t the best way I might elevate my youngsters ever. You needs to be ashamed of your self. And don’t come following me.”
With reporting by Andrea Simpson