'Real Housewives' Ramona Singer Says She Didn't Ban Aviva Drescher From GLAAD Event (EXCLUSIVE)

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Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York star Ramona Singer is denying reports that she tried to bar Aviva Drescher from the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Amplifier Awards in NYC.

“I did not try to ban Aviva from the event,” she told Celebuzz exclusively. “I would never do that because I did not want to make an issue out of our issues."

How did the rumor start?

According to a report in the New York Daily News, Singer “went ballistic” after discovering her castmate would be at the same event -- held at XL Nightclub on Tuesday -- but Singer denies that.

“The truth is, I’ve been going to the GLAAD event for four years and I support it because it’s such a wonderful cause,” Singer said.

“They were very considerate and sent me an email giving me a heads up that Aviva was attending and wanted to make sure that was OK. Of course it was, and I thought it was very considerate. I thought, ‘I’ll deal with it.’”

Singer did, however, make a quick exit from the event -- but says it had nothing to do with her co-star’s presence.

“I did tell them I had a prior commitment that night so I could only stay for a short time,” Singer said. “So they accommodated that and said I could walk the red carpet before her because I had to leave early.”

“The truth is, if we showed up at the same time we would be photographed together, and although I wish Aviva no ill will, I don’t exactly want to stand next to her given what has happened on the show," Singer confessed.

“And I didn’t want the attention to distract from the event. The event was bigger than our issues,” she added. “I had a fabulous time.”

 

 

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  • Irvinegirl
    Irvinegirl

    Yeah Ramona, that's a natural look you're working there. If you opened your eyes anymore you'd pass out. She looks ridiculous. Get an eye lift already if you're going to do that.