I feel like I’ve achieved something. After filming southern charm season 8 reunion, Madison Lecroy weighed in on what viewers can expect from her and her fellow cast members.
“Honestly, this is the first reunion I’ve been able to walk away from and feel like [I’m] looking forward to next season. I feel great,” Madison, 31, said exclusively. Us weekly in Kourtney KardashianBoohoo show on Tuesday, September 13th. “I do know, and it’s unheard of.”
The owner of the salon noted that she was not going to leave all the drama behind. “Look, I’ll never survive anything, I’m not like that. But I feel good and will be able to sleep well tonight,” she continued. “I left it all there. I can’t go into details [but] I just felt good where I left things.”
As viewers continue to escalate issues on screen, Madison recently raised her eyebrows with her off-screen comments. Last month, the reality TV star shared a question from a fan during an Instagram Q&A that read, “What’s the most important lesson you learned during your time on reality TV?”
Madison, for her part, responded, “Be heartless in this industry because you literally can’t trust anyone… You think some people are your friends, but then you realize. I think we all know that you don’t want to be on my bad side! Looking forward to the reunion.”
In season 8, Madison had a fight with her ex-boyfriend. Austin Kroll and his new girlfriend Olivia Flowers. While Austin, 35, shunned Madison after their split, the hairdresser’s relationship with Olivia, 30, quickly changed.
“I thought that Olivia called me a homebody, given that we were not friends, it was some kind of joke. Honestly, I had nothing to say about her, except for good words,” Madison said exclusively. Us in July. “Guys, you know I’m being sarcastic, but when I called her homely [it] it could be worse. I thought, like, homeless, because I don’t think she lives with her mom and dad.”
According to the TV presenter, the problems between her and the newcomer “will continue” until Olivia “stops throwing shadows” at her. “I’m here for this,” she added, before evaluating Olivia and Austin as a couple. “I think she is tall. Here you go. I think I put her right there with Austin and I think they’ll make a great couple.”
Olivia also spoke about her relationship with Madison. “In less than a day, I went from homeless to total trash. I think it was impressive,” she said. Us in August, adding that her costar seemed “calculating” when it came to their interactions on and off screen. “I don’t think much of her.
Madison’s intermittent relationship with Austin was explored for seasons 6 and 7 before they parted ways. Later, the businesswoman went further. Brett Randle and the couple announced their engagement in October 2021. Ahead of her upcoming wedding, Madison discussed her plans for that special day.
“Honestly, I’m keeping it under wraps, just about family and what it’s really supposed to be about,” she shared with Us on Tuesday, before joking, “Who said I can’t have one, two or three weddings – with the same man.”
southern charm airs on Thursdays at 21:00 ET.
With reporting by Travis Cronin