Johnny ‘Bananas’ Devenanzio Told Girlfriend Morgan Willett Their Romance Would Never Work If She Did ‘The Challenge’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Johnny Devenanzio (L) and Morgan Willett (R) attend the Premiere of

It’s not simple sustaining a wholesome and loving relationship whereas on MTV’s The Challenge. We’ve seen lies, fights, and dishonest scandals come up each season. And a lot of our favourite Challenge opponents even met their important others via the present.

Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio has been taking part in the sport for 20 seasons, and he’s made some errors which have ruined romances of his personal. Now, he’s relationship Morgan Willett who tried her hand at The Challenge up to now. And he instructed the Challenge Mania podcast a couple of dialog he had with Willett. And he defined that to ensure that their relationship to work, she’d possible must step away from the present he’s been doing for over a decade.

Johnny ‘Bananas’ Devenanzio is relationship Jay Starrett’s ex, Morgan Willett

Johnny Devenanzio (L) and Morgan Willett (R) attend the Premiere of 'Jay & Silent Bob Reboot'
Johnny Devenanzio (L) and Morgan Willett (R) attend the Premiere of ‘Jay & Silent Bob Reboot’ | Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic

Devenanzio and Willett seem like an unlikely duo. They have an age hole of over 10 years, and whereas they’re each actuality TV-famous, they actually get a whole lot of flack from followers. It appears Devenanzio is doing his greatest to protect the connection, although, as he doesn’t talk about it on The Challenge.

We can’t neglect that Total Madness star Jay Starrett additionally has fairly a previous with Willett. The two dated again in 2018 and had been on Ex on the Beach collectively. Unfortunately, a dishonest scandal erupted as soon as Willett began getting concerned with Devenanzio after The Challenge: War of the Worlds. Willett and Devenanzio appeared to get flirty, and a kiss occurred. Since then, Willett has owned as much as her errors and pursued issues with Devenanzio.

“The form of odd factor about all that’s clearly once we bought off The Challenge I got here house. I talked to Jay. We determined to be simply mates. We had been on good phrases,” she defined on the Watch With Us podcast. “Later on, he asked me about Johnny and I owned it. I was like, ‘You know what, I’ll be real. I’ve been seeing him. This happened,’ blah, blah, blah, and he was fine with it.”

Jay Starrett and Devenanzio didn’t talk about Willett on ‘Total Madness’

A love triangle plotline between Starrett, Devenanzio, and Willett may’ve made nice TV for Total Madness. But Devenanzio’s foe-turned-ally, Wes Bergmann, stated Devenanzio and Starrett had an unstated settlement relating to Willett.

“What it boils down to is, MTV can’t show a storyline without there being footage to talk about. I think that Jay and Bananas had some sort of an understanding, and honestly, I think it was unspoken,” Bergmann stated on the Bachelor Party podcast. “They just didn’t talk about it in interviews. If it was ever even remotely broached, they would leave the room. There wasn’t really any footage of people really talking about it. So, I think that they had chosen to kind of leave it off the radar.”

Starrett was thrown into elimination rounds thrice, as he gained twice and misplaced the third to Rogan O’Connor. And Bergmann additionally famous that Starrett was focused as a result of he was a rookie participant. It had nothing to do together with his previous with Willett.

Devenanzio instructed Willett their romance wouldn’t work out if she did ‘The Challenge’ once more

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Devenanzio’s seen relationships get destroyed on the present. And he instructed the Challenge Mania podcast that he was completely clear with Willett relating to the place their romance stands if she desires to pursue The Challenge additional.

“I’ve been doing this for so long that if there’s any chance for this relationship to work, it can’t be under the public eye of a reality television show,” Devenanzio stated. “Before anything got serious, I basically told her, ‘listen, you know that … this has been my life, my profession, for the foreseeable future. I just want you to know that if you plan on continuing to do shows, this isn’t gonna work.’”

Devenanzio then added that “it wasn’t, like, an ultimatum. It wasn’t like, ‘listen, if you want to be with me, stop doing TV.’ Her thing was like, ‘I dipped my toe in reality television’ … and she just felt like reality television wasn’t her calling.”

We’re glad Devenanzio and Willett bought that sorted out early on. It doesn’t appear like we’ll be seeing them collectively on The Challenge at any level!

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