Danielle Staub Dina Manzo Dolores Catania Jacqueline Laurita Kathy Wakile Melissa Gorga Real Housewives of New Jersey - RHONJ Siggy Flicker Teresa Giudice

Another Former RHONJ Weighs In On The Season 8 Trailer & Newbie Margaret Josephs!

Last week Bravo shocked RHONJ fans by unexpectedly releasing the trailer early, without even hinting that it was on its way! (To be clear, some of the cast members teased it could be coming, but that was thought to be a way to keep interest in the season; it’s still very early so fans didn’t exactly believe it was coming!)

RHONJ Season 8 premieres in early October, in an effort to raise ratings since its usual slot (Sunday night’s in the summer) is not an ideal for ratings, especially at 8:00 PM; for my fellow New Jersey residents we know this is prime time for boating, enjoying Sunday dinners with family, or commuting back home after a weekend of enjoying life at the Jersey shore. This seems like a very smart move on Bravo’s end, and personally, I think it’ll make a noticeable difference in ratings; the cast and crew have put so much into this season and they aren’t letting anything affect how many viewers tune in to watch the epic season 8! Especially because of the extreme extents they went to, to keep the season’s secrets under wraps; let’s just hope that this works the way that they are expecting it to!

We already told you that Jacqueline Laurita commented on the trailer right away, and instead of slamming the cast and crew like most expected, she complimented the trailer, yet made sure to comment on Danielle “Slaub’s” return to the show. Jac also made sure to add that she would NOT be watching this season, although most of us don’t believe that for a second!

Then, her (semi) estranged sister-in-law Dina Manzo congratulated the season 8 cast on a great season, and confirmed that she will not be making any appearances this year, although she did make sure to add that she supported Teresa from behind the scenes and wishes the entire cast (even Danielle) all the best for the new season!

Now, another former RHONJ cast member is publicly acknowledging the season 8 trailer and it’s not who you’d expect. Kathy Wakile Tweeted out well wishes to the season 8 RHONJ cast and wished them all a great season; of course, she tagged Bravo to let them know of her new positive attitude towards the show! She also implied that she knows newbie Margaret Josephs, and teased that we will all love her; as of now her sister Rosie and disgruntled husband Rich have kept quiet, but I will compliment Kathy on being big enough to send out well wishes. It’s a known fact that she would LOVE to still be on the show, so it couldn’t have been easy for her to send her best to the current cast.

KathyWakile: Congratulations to the ladies of #RHONJ Season 8 @Bravotv & Give a warm welcome to the new gal @MargaretJosephs you guys are going to love her!

It’s unclear if Kathy and Margaret have a history, or if Kathy’s Tweet is even genuine; she is in the middle of opening up an Italian restaurant, so her kindness may be for the sake of her latest business venture, or it may actually be sincere. Only time will tell how Kathy really feels about being axed from RHONJ, but considering how her friend Jacqueline is acting about the new season, she’s looking really, really good at the moment; now if only Rosie would comment, then we’d believe the Wakile’s/Pierri’s intentions towards RHONJ were pure. For now, we need to sit back and wait for October 4th, which can’t come soon enough!

Thoughts on Kathy’s Tweet? Was it sincere? Do you think she really wishes the cast the best, or is it for the sake of her restaurant? Will Rich speak out about the new season (good, or bad)? What about Rosie? Does Kathy know Margaret? Are you glad Kathy is off of RHONJ? Do you think Jac is upset by Kathy’s support? Will Kathy ever be back on RHONJ? Will you miss her on RHONJ?

Follow AllAboutTRH On Instagram.
Follow AllAboutTRH On Twitter.
Like
AllAboutTRH On Facebook.

About the author

Jenna Ferlise

Jenna began writing for AllAboutTRH in October of 2015. She is a graduate of The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. She is from, and currently resides in Toms River, New Jersey. Jenna is the finance manager at her family’s business, Toms River Marine and Motorsports, where she specializes in all aspects of customer relations. She is a lover of exercise and fashion with a guilty pleasure of celebrity gossip. You can catch her on the water during Jersey Shore summers boating with friends and family. Jenna is an avid supporter of the Lupus Foundation of America.

Email:  jenna@allabouttrh.com | Phone: (248) 436-1663 Ext. 3" | Write to Jenna": AllaboutTRH.com Attn: Jenna 3160 Ridgeway Ct. Commerce Twp., MI 48390

  • missroxmiss

    Sorry but a woman of her maturity with pigtails is funny as hell it is ridiculous to me it is screaming mental case

  • disqus_KnUENNfP7u
  • CsqD

    Kathy Who…..cares what she thinks anyway? The Wakiles come across so bitter at being fired. Especially Richie! The hate he has, and promotes, toward Tre is disturbing!

  • toolate2care2000

    Wasn’t that restaurant supposed to open in June…..July……? It seems to be a habit, like that cookbook that was talked about, like forever.

  • jlf

    What’s with this picture? Is it just me or is this picture awful?

    • missroxmiss

      Yes it white adds weight and none of those women should be wearing white for obvious reasons

  • nywatcher

    I just can’t get past a 60 year old looking woman wearing pigtails.

    • michers

      I am not about that life either

  • FUCHESS

    I’m sorry but I don’t give a shit what Kathy, Rosie, Jacqoff or any of the old hags and haguetts have to say anymore!! BUGGER OFF!!

  • michers

    Unreal . Kat – you’re not invited . Go sit with Jax.

    • justanothermary

      Kat can keep Jax company while she waits to see if criminal charges are going to be filed against her.

      • michers

        Yeah really . Cannoli and wine night .

        • justanothermary

          Or should that be whine?

          • michers

            It should lol

          • luvs2ride

            Good one, mary!

        • Bobby

          Lmfaooo Canolli and wine night hahaha good one

          • michers

            Hey Bobby !

      • toolate2care2000

        Would love a cameo appearance with Kathie’s mother commenting on what she thinks about her daughter ‘s good friends the Lauritas!

    • September24

      LOL! Good one!

  • September24

    I wonder. Will the Marchese’s announce that they will no longer be in the presence of Jac and Chris since a judge declared them frauds? Cause they have a reputation to protect. hmmm….. hahaha!!!

    • samael

      actually just checked his twitter account..he is in la la land – he actually believes he is bff of trump…crickets about Jack Ass ???

    • michers

      Right ???? We said that back when that dip shit was trying preach back then lol.

    • FUCHESS

      They will if it gets them press coverage…js

    • luvs2ride

      The Marcheses could disappear from the face of the earth for all I care, September.

      Hopefully, they’ll be working the chain gang themselves. Not a minute too soon.

  • samael

    The thirst is real!!

    something smells fishy!! ?????????

  • Dave

    Kathy Wallpaper just wants her job back. Good luck with that!

  • September24

    It’s not who you would expect? Yes it was. I knew Kat would jump on the bandwagon following Jac’s lead on saying something on the nicer side. Kat is very transparent. She will do anything to film with her friend Margaret – that’s why she gave her a shout out. Puleeze!

    • luvs2ride

      I hear ya, September!
      I was wondering what took her so long to comment. Richie is too busy with his new hairdo and Rozilla has been in an alcoholic coma since Memorial Day. Thats why you don’t hear from them.

      She’s thinks she’s slick promoting Margaret. Shedding that snake skin, so to speak. Buh bye, Keggy! This bitch ain’t making cannolis with nail files in them so you & your crook hubby can break out of the big house.

      She’s got a new crook (according to the rumor) to squeeze for crumbs.