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“Southern Allure” star Chleb Ravenell says his relationship with co-star Kathryn Dennis went downhill after shifting in collectively and that her custody battle performed a major function.
“We gave it an opportunity. We labored at first — we had been a extremely loving couple — after which once we moved in collectively, we had been type of breaking other than one another,” he told E! News on Friday, someday after the pair’s breakup aired on Bravo.
Based on the 33-year-old, issues worsened as soon as filming started, however he doesn’t essentially blame the cameras for the break up — which occurred during filming in November 2021.
“We simply found issues quicker,” he advised the outlet.
By the sounds of it, the exes seemingly agree that the stress of Dennis’ ongoing custody battle with her ex-boyfriend, Thomas Ravenel — with whom she shares daughter Kensie, 8, and son Saint, 6 — impacted their relationship.
“Simply to see her undergo that was painful,” Ravenell advised E! Information, claiming that his makes an attempt to “make her glad” fell brief.
“Together with her coping with all this, she type of didn’t notice what I used to be truly attempting to do,” he stated. “She had an excessive amount of happening in her thoughts.”
Though Ravenell stated he and Dennis, 30, “don’t have a relationship now,” the 2 will come nose to nose for the end-of-season reunion.
“I’ve been serious about that,” he stated. “That’s gonna be fairly loopy.”
Regardless of being known as “emotionally unavailable” and getting dumped on nationwide tv, Ravenell nonetheless hopes Dennis “does effectively with the custody battle, Thomas [and] all her pals.”
Throughout Thursday’s episode, Ravenell defined that earlier than relationship Dennis, he “didn’t know what [he] was stepping into,” referring to her youngsters with 59-year-old Ravenel. (Ravenell and Ravenel aren’t associated, although their Bravo co-star, Craig Conover, beforehand alleged that Ravenel’s family as soon as owned Ravenell’s as slaves, thus the identify similarity.)
“Like three months into our relationship, you threw the youngsters straight on me. That’s what scares me as effectively,” he advised her, including that seeing her feud along with her kids’s father additionally made him “pull again.”
Dennis and Ravenell had been first linked in the summertime of 2020 and went Instagram-official in October that yr.