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Bravo star fired over resurfaced social media posts, plus more of reality TV's most shocking scandals

Wonderwall Logo By Megan Riedlinger of Wonderwall | Slide 1 of 35: Reality television provides us all with plenty of seemingly real-life drama for our binge-watching consumption. From the "Real Housewives" franchises to reality competition series like "Big Brother," viewers know that they're bound to be entertained by tuning in. But what happens when scandals erupt off camera? Wonderwall.com is rounding up the all-time biggest scandals from reality TV, starting with this drama... After just one season on "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City," Jennie Nguyen was fired over her controversial resurfaced social media posts. Back in 2020, Jennie posted multiple memes and messages targeting the Black Lives Matter movement, even joking about running over protesters with her car. On Jan. 25, 2022, amid a wave of backlash, Bravo gave her the ax. "Bravo has ceased filming with Jennie Nguyen and she will no longer be a cast member on 'The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City,'" the network said in a statement. "We recognize we failed to take appropriate action once her offensive social media posts were brought to our attention. Moving forward, we will work to improve our processes to ensure we make better informed and more thoughtful casting decisions." Just hours before the firing, "Housewives" executive producer Andy Cohen called Jennie's BLM comments "upsetting ... and disgusting."Keep reading for more of reality TV's biggest scandals...

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Reality television provides us all with plenty of seemingly real-life drama for our binge-watching consumption. From the "Real Housewives" franchises to reality competition series like "Big Brother," viewers know that they're bound to be entertained by tuning in. But what happens when scandals erupt off camera? Wonderwall.com is rounding up the all-time biggest scandals from reality TV, starting with this drama... After just one season on "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City," Jennie Nguyen was fired over her controversial resurfaced social media posts. Back in 2020, Jennie posted multiple memes and messages targeting the Black Lives Matter movement, even joking about running over protesters with her car. On Jan. 25, 2022, amid a wave of backlash, Bravo gave her the ax. "Bravo has ceased filming with Jennie Nguyen and she will no longer be a cast member on 'The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City,'" the network said in a statement. "We recognize we failed to take appropriate action once her offensive social media posts were brought to our attention. Moving forward, we will work to improve our processes to ensure we make better informed and more thoughtful casting decisions." Just hours before the firing, "Housewives" executive producer Andy Cohen called Jennie's BLM comments "upsetting ... and disgusting."

Keep reading for more of reality TV's biggest scandals...

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