Which Tom — or Joey — did Raquel Leviss make out with at Coachella?
Again in April 2022, hypothesis surfaced that Leviss was seen kissing Tom Schwartz on the music pageant in Palm Springs. He denied the claims — and that he even attended the occasion — on the time.
“Guys hate to interrupt it to you however I wasn’t at Coachella 😂,” Schwartz tweeted.
Three months later, Us Weekly confirmed that Schwartz and Leviss did pack on the PDA at Scheana Shay’s marriage ceremony in August 2022. Their fling was short-lived, nevertheless, as information broke in March that Leviss had been having a months-long affair with Tom Sandoval. The bombshell led to the top of his longtime romance with Ariana Madix.
The controversy — dubbed Scandoval — prompted many viewers to query if onlookers had the unsuitable Tom when it got here to the Coachella reviews. Kristen Doute subsequently claimed considered one of Leviss’ buddies advised her that it was certainly Sandoval who was kissing the previous magnificence queen.
Fellow former alum Stassi Schroeder additionally instructed that Schwartz and Leviss’ hookup was a canopy for Sandoval’s emotions for Leviss.
“It additionally appears like one thing Sandoval would provide you with. It appears like one thing that he can be like, ‘It is a nice solution to cowl.’ It’s a cover-up! And Raquel’s like, ‘Yeah!’” she acknowledged on “Straight Up With Stassi” in March. “Schwartz wasn’t into Raquel. Even I bear in mind, in real-time, Katie [Maloney] speaking to me about this happening. She was like, ‘What hurts essentially the most, Schwartz isn’t desirous about Raquel and Raquel’s not desirous about Schwartz. Like, they’re doing this for a narrative. This doesn’t really feel actual. And the truth that they might do that for a narrative to harm me.’”
Leviss, for her half, denied that the twosome have been utilizing Schwartz. “There was a real curiosity there, it wasn’t a cover-up,” she advised TMZ of Schwartz, including issues with Sandoval “began off as a friendship and become one thing extra.”
Sandoval, for his half, has apologized to Madix however hasn’t publicly reacted to the Coachella hypothesis. And whereas Leviss hasn’t spoken out about who she was making out with on the carnival, considered one of Brock Davies’ mates Joey Lennon was launched because the “precise man” Leviss kissed in the course of the March 22 episode of Vanderpump Guidelines.
“You know the way individuals thought that Raquel and I made out at Coachella? Properly, that is the precise man who made out with Raquel,” Schwartz defined in a confessional.
Schwartz joked that Lennon seemed like him. “[It’s] me if I had ambition and follow-through,” he quipped.
Join Us Weekly’s free, every day e-newsletter and by no means miss breaking information or unique tales about your favourite celebrities, TV reveals and extra!
Us Weekly beforehand reached out to Sandoval and Leviss about their affair. Scroll by way of for extra on the theories about when went down at Coachella: