‘Love & Marriage D.C.’ Exclusive: Monique Samuels Reveals Reluctance To Return To Reality TV

Monique Samuels is back on TV y all!

Source: Courtesy OWN/ Oprah Winfrey Network

BOSSIPs Sr. Material Director Janeé Bolden chatted with Monique ahead of the premiere of the brand brand-new series to discuss her current look on The Nightcap With Carlos King and Kings recent revelation that Samuels hesitated to do another ensemble unscripted series after her previous experience. Monique also spoke about how the 2 struck up a relationship after she revealed she was leaving RHOP.

The former Real Housewives of Potomac star says she only concurred to sign up with OWNs brand-new show, Love & & Marriage: D.C. after a lot of prayers and household meetings.

Monique Samuels Talks Friendship With Carlos King

” I didnt even understand what I wanted to speak to him about but my hubby and I ended up on the phone with him for two hours,” Monique continued. “It was good to finally be spoken with an individual who has reality television experience from that other side. We just established a lovely relationship.”.

” Carlos just reached out and stated, Hey, I simply desire you to understand that I understand what youre going through and Im here for you.” Monique informed BOSSIP. “One day I actually got up and he was on my mind, so I just wound up sending him a DM that stated, Can we talk? and he stated, Sure.”.

Monique Samuels Prayed Over Offer To Do Love & & Marriage: DC

.” A few months passed and he said, Hey I simply got the opportunity to make Love & & Marriage a franchise on OWN and I would like to have a Love & & Marriage: DC with you and I was like, Wow so an ensemble? I resembled I dont understand if I can do another ensemble, Carlos. But we offered it some time and we returned and he stated we wish to construct this show around you and your partner so that means I desire you to offer me couples that you think would be an excellent fit. Couples you know and recognize with.”.

Monique told BOSSIP.” I didnt even understand what I desired to talk to him about however my hubby and I ended up on the phone with him for 2 hours,” Monique continued.

Check out the full interview below:.

” So I spoke to my husband, I spoke with my kids, I spoke with my family, I told them what was on the table and we decided and said Alright, maybe this is the shot that we were expecting the very first time around, which was to display a gorgeous black family and beautiful black love outside of the stereotypes, and maybe this is what God prepared us for and here we are.”.

Material Director Janeé Bolden talked with Monique ahead of the premiere of the brand new series to discuss her current look on The Nightcap With Carlos King and Kings current discovery that Samuels was hesitant to do another ensemble unscripted series after her previous experience. Monique also talked about how the two struck up a friendship after she revealed she was leaving RHOP.

Did you catch the premiere of Love & & Marriage: D.C.? Were liking the brand-new couples so far. Hit the flip for a preview at Saturdays new episode.