Actual Housewives of Miami viewers realize it’s been a rocky highway for Lisa and Lenny Hochstein, however there have been indicators their marriage was over earlier than they formally referred to as it quits.
Bravo viewers have been launched to Lisa and her plastic surgeon husband when she joined the solid of RHOM throughout season 2. For 2 seasons, followers watched because the couple struggled to broaden their household amid fertility points.
“After three miscarriages and 4 failed IVF tries, it was a nightmare,” Lisa advised In Contact in 2013, revealing that their surrogate had simply fell by. “We thought we’d discovered the proper individual, however she had some private points and it didn’t work out. It was so disappointing.”
The twosome went on to welcome two youngsters through surrogate, son Logan in 2015 and daughter Elle in 2019. Their marriage, nevertheless, hit a roadblock in between seasons 3 and 4 of RHOM. After the 2013 season, Bravo canceled the sequence. Peacock, nevertheless, rebooted the present with Lisa as a part of the solid in 2021. Through the premiere that December, Lisa revealed that the twosome practically cut up for good after Lenny had an “emotional” affair throughout a short separation.
“Lots of people had a number of questions on the place we’re in our marriage and a number of the problems have been from so way back, like, eight years in the past. In order that they actually aren’t points in our life proper now, however I needed to deal with it as a result of individuals wished to know. And I signed up for a actuality TV present,” Lisa advised Us Weekly completely in March 2022. “It positively opened up the previous wounds. It’s not one thing I wished to speak about, however I knew it was a subject that may come up as a result of some individuals knew about it. I wished to speak about it on my phrases earlier than any person sort of, like, simply requested me about it in a scene or in a bunch setting.”
Lisa added on the time that she and Lenny “love one another very a lot,” noting, “You may’t have a 14-year relationship or marriage with out love. I imply, there’s nothing holding us again. Like, I might be high-quality if I wasn’t with him and vice versa, however we wanna be collectively trigger we love one another.”
Issues clearly modified, nevertheless, in Could 2022 when Web page Six reported that Lisa confronted Lenny at a Miami nightclub when he was seen partying with Katharina Mazepa. Whereas the physician denied cut up rumors on the time, he confessed days later that the spouses have been headed for divorce.
“It’s true that I’m seeing Katharina however none of this occurred till after the choice was made to get divorced,” Lenny advised Us in a press release. “It is a very tough time and I might ask for some privateness in order that we are able to greatest maintain our youngsters who imply the world to us.”
He added that their points “don’t have anything to do with the filming of the present.”
Lisa, in the meantime, advised Us in a press release: “With two younger kids concerned, as a mother I’m going to focus all of my power and time on them. I’m blindsided by his habits and reckless dealing with of the scenario.”
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