The Real Housewives of Orange County - Hawaii 5 Uh-Oh
Secrets are revealed in this never-before-seen footage from season eight including Alexis preparing for her big acting audition with the help of her acting coach, while Lydia makes a shocking confession about herself and Doug. Meanwhile, Vicki and Gretchen battle it out for the titled spot of Tamra's BFF at an elegant Bridal Tea Party thrown by the OC's resident "Fancy Pants", Heather. Plus, more is unveiled from the reunion, including a moment with Lauri trying to prove to Vicki, and the world, that she's not a liar.
The electrifying reunion comes to a dramatic conclusion when Vicki's boyfriend Brooks and Briana confront each other in an explosive argument that brings Vicki to tears and has her threatening to leave the reunion for good!
The drama-packed reunion continues as Gretchen faces off against the other ladies about Tamra's wedding dress shopping and the accusation that Gretchen tried to force Alexis out of the festivities. Heather confronts Gretchen about what really happened behind-the-scenes with the "Malibu Country" auditions, and Gretchen is left in tears when the other ladies make shocking accusations about her engagement to Slade.
Andy Cohen sits down with Vicki Gunvalson, Tamra Barney, Gretchen Rossi, Alexis Bellino, Heather Dubrow and Lydia McLaughlin to revisit the drama from season eight. The epic three-part reunion begins as Vicki & Gretchen go head to head digging up the past and slinging mud as they vie for Tamra's friendship. The drama then turns to new housewife Lydia who is called to task about her outspokenness and forced to defend herself against accusations of stirring the pot. And then the tension hits a boiling point when original housewife Lauri Petersen returns to defend her claims of Vicki's infidelities instigating an explosive fight that changes the nature of their friendship forever.
As Vicki's "Winter Wonderland" party continues, Gretchen and Heather get into a heated argument, and Alexis is brought to tears when hubby Jim faces the other ladies for the first time all year. Briana's husband, Ryan, shocks everyone when he verbally attacks a particular guest. Still reeling from their falling out in Canada, Tamra and Gretchen accuse one another of lies and deceptions. Steaming from Slade's public insults, Vicki and Lydia ambush him in a surprise turn at an already frigid party.
Gretchen proposes to Slade during a stunning skyscraper rooftop rendezvous, but none of the other ladies score an invite to the engagement party that follows. Heather and Terry break the news to their kids that they've sold their home. Vicki hears Slade insult her on his radio show and plans to confront him at her upcoming "Winter Wonderland" party. As the party begins, the ladies are full of surprises: Tamra reveals her wedding date, Vicki reveals her rekindled relationship with Brooks, and everybody reveals their true feelings about Gretchen.
Though she's made amends with the other ladies, Alexis' luck runs out when she comes face-to-face with Gretchen. Still recovering from the drama in Whistler, Lydia grounds herself in Bible study, and Heather and Terry receive a surprise offer they might not be able to refuse. Meanwhile Vicki struggles to keep things professional on a business trip with Brooks. Tamra confronts Eddie about setting a wedding date, while Gretchen takes matters into her own hands and plots a surprise marriage proposal for Slade.
In part two of the ladies' Canada trip, Lauri's accusations of indiscretions leaves Vicki's head spinning and launches the mother of all dinner table debacles. Tamra accuses Gretchen of lying, making Gretchen question their friendship. A snowmobile adventure takes a surprising turn, and a subzero vodka binge leaves Tamra tongue-tied in the worst way possible. Back in Orange County, Heather guest stars on a new sitcom.
Lydia looks forward to taking all the ladies on a ski vacation to Whistler, Canada. Alexis hopes for a conflict-free trip, but before the women even reach the snow, Heather and Gretchen tussle over who was really offered a coveted sitcom role. Meanwhile, Tamra hears the raunchy gossip that Lauri has been spreading about Vicki and sets off an avalanche of screams when she spills the beans to Vicki.
Tamra is frustrated with the slow progress on her fitness studio, while Heather's acting career speeds ahead as she lands another guest role on a popular sitcom. Tamra shops for a wedding dress with the whole gang, but her beautiful day turns ugly when Lauri drops a bomb on Vicki about who Brooks is spending time with. After dinner, Tamra and Heather question Gretchen's honesty.
Sparks fly when Alexis and Heather finally come face-to-face to settle their differences. Briana and Ryan share an emotional goodbye as he prepares for deployment. Lydia throws a sexy salsa dance party, but finds herself in the middle of big drama when Slade throws a snarky comment her way. Vicki is stunned by the arrival of an unexpected dance partner, while rumors swirl about her love life. Things get ugly when Gretchen threatens to back out of Tamra's wedding dress shopping excursion when she finds out Alexis will be there.
In part two of Tamra's Mexican bachelorette extravaganza, Vicki steals Tamra and Lydia away for a night of drunken debauchery, leaving Gretchen and Heather furious. It's all poolside drama when Gretchen and Vicki finally have it out, but Tamra makes a bigger splash when she reveals details of her past to Gretchen. The trip goes from crazy to nuts when Mexican strippers show up, but can Lydia's virgin eyes handle such indelicacy without sending her running for the exit? Back in Orange County, Alexis begs Jim for a gift he's just not willing to give.
Tamra and Alexis face each other for the first time since the debacle at Tamra's party. Meanwhile, Heather and Gretchen butt heads while planning Tamra's bachelorette party trip to Mexico. Then, just as the ladies head south of the border, OC housewife Lauri Peterson tells Gretchen shocking allegations about Vicki's past. Will Gretchen bite her tongue or turn this fiesta into a fight?
Vicki is torn between spending the evening with her on-again-off-again beau, Brooks, and babysitting her grandson Troy. Meanwhile, Lydia convinces Alexis to finally meet with Tamra for the first time since their epic fight. Gretchen visits a fertility doctor, and Lydia tries to accept that her mother won't stop smoking marijuana. Then, Tamra gives a powerful speech at the Los Angeles Women's Expo where she reveals shocking details of her past that she has kept secret for years.
While Heather is in Hollywood filming a guest role on Hot In Cleveland, Terry struggles at home alone with the kids. Meanwhile, Alexis pursues her own acting career in Orange County. Gretchen and Slade ruffle some feathers when they are inconsiderate on Heather's big day. Then, Lydia confronts her mother about her marijuana smoking habit.
Tamra and Eddie practice their vows and the wedding planner is excited as the moment is almost here.
Tamra is a little apprehensive about getting waxed.
Catch Vicki falling down.
Gretchen Rossi has a problem with Tamra Barney getting info from Gretchen's employee and Gretchen has an argument with Alexis Bellino.
Relive Gretchen being naked wasted.
Gretchen Rossi prepares for more of a somber party.
None of the ladies understand why Gretchen Rossi's friend Sarah is so upset
Gretchen Rossi and Tamra Barney give Heather Dubrow a toy to liven things up a bit.
Lydia and her mother spill the beans about each other.
Lydia and her mom try to enjoy some tea but Lydia can't get past the word 'teabag.'
Will this feisty mother-daughter team match up well?
The ladies learn two important Spanish phrases during their time in Costa Rica.
Lynne was out and about 10 days after her surgery. She was definitely medicated.
Jeana Keough's daughter is prepared for any wine glass throwing at Heather Dubrow's party
Tamra, Simon, Gretchen, Slade, Alexis and Jim talk about Vicki.
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