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Did Vicki Gunvalson Get Engaged To Save Her Full-Time Position On ‘Real Housewives Of Orange County’?

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May 7 2019, Published 3:42 p.m. ET

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Rumors have been swirling about Vicki Gunvalson’s engagement to Steve Lodge since they announced the news. Was this strategically done in order to save her full-time position on the upcoming 14th season of The Real Housewives of Orange County? Read on for all the details.

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“Vicki definitely did not get engaged just to get a spot on RHOC this season,” a source told HollywoodLife on Monday, May 6.

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“The plan, all along was for Vicki to be a cast member on RHOC because she’s great for the show,” the insider said. “Not to mention, she’s the ‘OG of the OC’ and the franchise itself.”

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Vicki, 57, announced her engagement to Steve, 60, on Friday, April 26, 2019.

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There were rumblings about Vicki getting engaged to save her full-time position on RHOC way before it even happened.

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“No matter how much partying Vicki does, without an engagement from Steve on camera, she doesn’t have a story line and she isn’t going to be a full-time housewife,” a source told RadarOnline back in March.

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Vicki celebrated her engagement with her RHOC costars during their wild trip to Miami last week.

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The mother-of-two has been the show’s longest-running cast member. She’s been full-time ever since RHOC premiered back in 2006.

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Are you happy Vicki is still part of RHOC? Sound off in the comments!

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