Shep Rose will at all times maintain a particular place in his coronary heart for his ex-girlfriend and Southern Allure costar Taylor Ann Inexperienced.
“I introduced her into this world [of reality TV]. … I took her to locations geographically that she’d by no means been earlier than,” Shep, 43, completely informed Us Weekly on Friday, November 3, through the first day of BravoCon 2023 in Las Vegas. “I’m so proud and blissful that I used to be in a position to do this, and it gave me a variety of pleasure and he or she gave me a variety of pleasure.”
Shep went on to check their breakup to “throwing somebody into the deep finish or a fast-moving river,” including, “And I feel she had bother discovering a raft and issues obtained worse and worse.” He continued: “I’ve actually felt for her, and I’ll nonetheless stick up for her any outdated time.”
Taylor, 29, started relationship Shep in 2020, the identical 12 months she made her Bravo debut on Southern Allure season 7. Though Shep admitted to kissing one other woman throughout that season’s reunion, the 2 remained collectively till formally calling it quits in July 2022. Taylor later slammed her ex for allegedly hooking up with a number of girls not lengthy after their cut up through the present’s season 8 reunion that October.
Final month, Taylor completely informed Us that she has moved on with a brand new man named Gaston. As for the way Shep feels about her new boyfriend? He informed Us, “I’m blissful for her if she’s blissful,” including, “I don’t know the man. It’s nonetheless uncooked, however clearly, she’s going to dwell her life, and I’m definitely dwelling mine. I’ll say that.”
Shep has seemingly pursued romantic connections of his personal as costar Patricia Altschul hilariously known as him out for asking “a bunch of ladies” for his or her cellphone numbers on their flight to Las Vegas. “No remark,” he responded to her feedback, claiming the interactions have been “a enterprise deal.”
Taylor, for her half, revealed that her man will be part of her at BravoCon on Saturday, November 4. “We’re headed to L.A. after this, so we’re doing a bit street journey by way of the desert, perhaps get misplaced,” she informed Us on Friday.
She additionally teased that Gaston will seem on the upcoming second season of Southern Hospitality. “He’s TJ [Dinch]’s roommate, so I’m certain he has a bit little bit of [screen time],” she shared.
Taylor’s new romance already has the stamp of approval from Southern Allure and Southern Hospitality star Leva Bonaparte.
“I feel he’s great. Yeah, I feel he’s a very nice man. He’s actually good-looking and he’s obtained actually good, assured power,” Leva, 4, gushed on Friday. “I really feel like in case you’re going so far Taylor, you bought to be a assured man. … Let her do her, like, factor and, like, let her come again. And I feel he has that good power for her.”
With reporting by Christina Garibaldi