AceShowbiz - It appeared that Vicki Gulvanson will do anything to secure her gig on "The Real Housewives of Orange County". Amid rumors of her to be demoted to a "friend" status, the reality TV star has allegedly pumped up her drama on the set, to the point she is now deemed a "complete nightmare."
"Vicki has been a total pain in the a** during the first few filming sessions that she has been back on set," a source close to the production revealed to Radar Online. "She is throwing temper tantrum and starting fights because she is terrified of getting booted from the show."
"She knows that she has to bring the drama and she's been doing just that," added the source.
The source went on saying that "they are all non-organic fights and she is taking each one to a whole new level. It is so obvious to everyone what she is trying to do."
Radar Online further reported that Vicki, who missed the first two weeks of filming amid her contract negotiations, will be elaborate on-camera engagement to boyfriend Steve Lodge as well as a wedding to him to keep her position. "She plans to whoop it up like never before," the source went on detailing.
Rumors have been swirling that Vicki and Steve are set to tie the knot soon. The Bravo star previously addressed the rumors while showing off the surprise she received from her beau on Instagram Stories.
"Steve Lodge surprised me," Vicki wrote, before adding, "We're not getting married." Instead of walking down the aisle, the couple took a trip to see the Cirque du Soleil show "Le Reve" after Steve picked up a pair of tickets.
It was said that Vicki was facing demotion to "friend" status on the Bravo series during her recent contract negotiations. Vicki also allegededly took a "big time pay cut" to return for the new season. Her status remains up in the air and it will be determined at a later date as the filming is currently underway.