The ‘Below Deck’ Reunion Left Some Viewers Feeling Frustrated

by Jeremy Spirogis
Brian de Saint Pern, Kevin Dobson, Ashton Pienaar, Andy Cohen, Captain Lee Rosbach, Kate Chastain, Rhylee Gerber

Several followers blasted Bravo producer Andy Cohen for his Below Deck reunion internet hosting job. Viewers expressed frustration and disappointment after the primary a part of the reunion aired and hoped the second half could be totally different.

Many followers shared on social media that they thought Cohen was favoring the lads on the present. Although viewers hoped the second a part of the reunion could be totally different, fairly just a few nonetheless felt as if Cohen was going too gentle on the lads and took to Twitter to specific their disappointment.

Brian de Saint Pern, Kevin Dobson, Ashton Pienaar, Andy Cohen, Captain Lee Rosbach, Kate Chastain, Rhylee Gerber
Brian de Saint Pern, Kevin Dobson, Ashton Pienaar, Andy Cohen, Captain Lee Rosbach, Kate Chastain, Rhylee Gerber |Heidi Gutman/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank through Getty Images

Even comic Leslie Jones, who has been sharing her insights alongside the way in which wasn’t pleased with half one.  “I know as a host you got to be the ‘devils advocate’ but I don’t like the way you handling this Andy,” she tweeted after the primary half. “Why not ask Kevin why he kicked sand in her face!AND WHY IS EVERYONE BEING SO FAKE!Bring the same energy you had in the show!!”

Viewer response was blended

The bulk of the web response was unfavourable concerning the second a part of the reunion. Several individuals thought Cohen continued to facet with the lads on the present. “Honestly disappointed in @Andy at the Below Deck reunion. He let questions slide and did not hold these men accountable. I mean @mrjaxtaylor has been grilled harder for cheating on women who stay with him,” one person shared.

Some accused him of favoritism too. “The #BelowDeckReunion shows that Andy Cohen should no longer host the reunions for Bravo shows. Every reunion he comes out and plays his clear favorites, in this case doing his best to downplay a season that could be the textbook definition of toxic masculinity.” Another wrote, “Such a frustrating reunion. Seems like @Andy just wants to be one of the bru’s. So incredibly disappointing to watch.”

But just a few individuals thought Cohen handled the reunion well. “I don’t care what the haters are saying. Again I loved how Andy handled the reunion. Except, he could have told Rilley to pipe down a couple of times. She was trying to run it. #BelowDeckReunion Kate and Lee needed to be called out and he had the balls to do it! Thanks Andy.”

Many additionally didn’t recognize the ultimate second of the reunion both

Minutes earlier than the reunion wrapped, Cohen requested the group if they may hit the city collectively. But when Skippon shook her head Cohen poked, “Courtney you don’t think maybe you and Brian [de Saint Pern] might have a nice …,” Cohen began however Skippon minimize him off. “Don’t be silly,” she remarked. “Don’t even finish that conversation.” The last moments broke out right into a small argument.

“Courtney putting her foot down and stopping Andy from making some ridiculously snarky comment was not a moment for all you ass hats to take as a joke. And to see Andy laugh about it too was just too much,” one person tweeted.

Comedian Leslie Jones wasn’t happy about the moment both. Skippon additionally shared her father or mother’s reactions too. “My dad is so riled up about the reunion and every time he talks he swears and my mom is like: ‘why are you [talking] like that?’ And he’s like: ‘listen, it’s @Lesdoggg – it’s catchy. I need more of her.’ Same, Dad,” Skippon tweeted.

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