‘ROHOBH’ star facing calls for firing amid legal crisis
Being Erica Jane may be “XXPEN$IVE” – but that doesn’t mean she always has access to her money.
In part two of the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” season 11 reunion, the 50-year-old Bravo star told host Andy Cohen that she was “not in control” of her finances during her decades-long marriage to husband Tom Girardi. .
“I gave my husband every paycheck,” said Jayne, who married the disgraced lawyer in 2000. “I’ve handed over every paycheck I’ve made.”
The “Pretty Mess” author’s admission came after Cohen, 53, asked if he was married to 82-year-old Girardi “for the money” despite allegations of infidelity.
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“I stayed because I had no access,” she explained, later adding, “You’re portraying this as ‘for the money.’ I’m telling you I can’t go because my I didn’t have any money.”
Jayne also explained how the pair’s 32-year age difference contributed to the balance of power, which she described as “weird.”
“I will say this. I was 27 when I moved in. He was 60 … I trusted this man,” she alleged, accusing her finances of Girardi’s now-defunct law firm, Girardi & Keys. was placed “under”. “It was all there.”
Elsewhere, telling Jayne about her financial independence or lack thereof, Cohen said that her “ROHHH” salary “isn’t bad.” According to the New York Times, TV personality makes close to $600,000 a season.
“Listen, it doesn’t matter how much is on the deposit. If you can’t access it, you have nothing,” she said of her income. “What are you gonna do?”
Jayne is being sued for $25 million by the trustee handling the bankruptcy case of Girardi’s former law firm.
At the end of 2020, the former couple was accused of Funds allegedly embezzled for trauma the victim Represented by Girardi and Keys, including the families of those killed in the 2018 Lion Air Flight 610 crash. Jayne and Girardi later faced allegations that their November divorce filing was nothing more than A “sham effort” to protect their assets.
Part three of the season 11 reunion “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” airs Wednesday, October 27, at 8 p.m. ET on Bravo.