Taking center stage so far has been the ongoing feud between the Gorgas and the Guidices. Ahead of Sunday's new episode, Melissa talked to The Hollywood Reporter about her season-long feud with Teresa and what viewers will see in future episodes.
In regards to the drama between the feuding families, Melissa says it continues to be a source of tension throughout the entire season. "Yeah, I think this season is a lot about the relationship between Teresa and I," she says. "From what I know we filmed, that's pretty much how it goes. It's really complicated, and you get a lot of answers this season to what's going on behind the scenes, how deep and dirty people are being to each other, a lot of answers that come out."
"We worked really, really hard to work it out and get to the point where we can be in the same room together without screaming," Melissa continued. "We do get a happy ending, which we never usually have on this show. It's not easy, and it's a long road. For me, it's extremely emotional this season. I can see it on my face when I watch the episodes. I'm not smiling as much as I usually do. You can see it on my face, I look stressed out and upset. I'm upset I allowed it to get to me."
And what is the one scene or episode that will be a huge moment of the season? Melissa is pretty quiet on that, but says, "There is a huge moment coming up in Lake George [in New York]. We go away on vacation and try to have some therapeutic [professionals] come in and try to help. They end up breaking through to us. It's not easy. What you see us do in a 24-hour period will blow your mind."
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Source: The Hollywood Reporter