The reality star was busted for a DWI after she crashed into a parked car, while driving in Staten Island, New York.
Just one day after ‘Mob Wives’ star, Drita D’Avanzo was arrested at her Staten Island home, her co-star Renee Graziano shared a lengthy message on Instagram, expressing that the situation is ‘a shame.’
The ‘Mob Wives’ reunion on March 16 was explosive and Marissa Jade tells HollywoodLife.com that even though she buried the hatchet with all the ladies during the episode, she will never be friends with Drita!
Marissa Jade knows who her friends are and Drita D’Avanzo is not one of them. The gorgeous Mob Wives star tells HollywoodLife.com that she’s tired of Drita thinking she’s going to tell her who started the rumor about her ex-husband, Lee D’Avanzo and that it wasn’t just “one person” it was “several” of the women. But she’ll never give up one of her girls because she’s loyal to a fault.
So heartbreaking! We lost Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola to cancer way too soon. The larger than life reality star passed away Feb. 18 while surrounded by family and friends, who just four days later came out for her funeral. Now we’re getting a look at the touching eulogy that was delivered.
Big Ang was remembered at the Basilica of Regina Pacis in Brooklyn, NY Feb. 22, with a gathering of her many friends and loved ones, as well as her Mob Wives costars Carla Facciolo, Renee Graziano and Drita D’avanzo who served as her pallbearers. The beautiful eulogy was written by her friends Diane Morton-Gattulo and Vinnie Medungo, which he presented during the service. We have the entire tribute to Big Ang, so keep reading for some amazing stories about the beloved reality star.
As Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola’s health was ailing in the weeks before her death, her fear of dying rapidly increased. The late reality star was featured in the first ‘Mob Wives’ episode since her passing, and she revealed just how terrified she was of her looming death.
Even though Angela “Big Ang” Raiola was suffering from stage 4 brain and lung cancer before her Feb. 18 death, the reality star’s passing wasn’t easy for her loved ones and fans to cope with. Just months before her death, Big Ang had a tough time coming to terms with dying herself, as she knew she wasn’t ready to leave her family behind. In the first Mob Wives episode since her passing, Big Ang discusses her fear of death — and it’s truly heartbreaking.
Big Ang was laid to rest on Feb. 22, and the beautiful memorial service clearly showed just how important she was to her friends, her family, and the community in Brooklyn, New York. Click through to see all of the heartbreaking photos, here.
The family and friends of Mob Wives star Big Ang said their final goodbyes at her funeral on Feb. 22, after she tragically passed away from cancer on Feb. 18. It was a beautiful service full of heartfelt moments with friends and fans alike mourning the loss of the big personality. See all of the photos of the service, here.
Despite the drama between Drita D’Avanzo and Big Ang, they made amends right before she died. It turns out she was at the hospital when Big Ang passed away and was by her bedside.
This is so touching. Mob Wives star Drita D’Avanzo dropped everything to be by Big Ang’s deathbed on Feb. 18. A report claims that she was there at the hospital when she died in Staten Island surrounded by family and friends.
The loss of Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola is hitting her family and ‘Mob Wives’ community hard, and tributes just keep flooding in for the beloved reality star. Her nieces Jeannie and Sonnie Detore shared some sweet pictures of their aunt from her final moments — see the pics here.
Before Angela “Big Ang” Raiola sadly lost her battle with brain and lung cancer, she was surrounded by family and loved ones in her hospital room. Several family members have shared their favorite pictures of Big Ang to pay homage to the lovable TV personality, but perhaps the most impactful photos were posted by her nieces Jeannie Detore and Sonnie Detore, who gave a glimpse of Big Ang’s last moments before she peacefully passed.
Though Big Ang tragically lost her battle with cancer on Feb. 18, the ‘Mob Wives’ star won at life by living it her own way. As fans and family mourn the heartbreaking loss, here are 5 things you may not have known about the amazing woman who was Big Ang.
We miss you, Big Ang! The life of the Mob Wives star ended way too soon, as she tragically passed away from brain and lung cancer at the age of 55. As friends and family mourn the loss, let’s get to know more about the larger than life woman that was Angela “Big Ang” Raiola.
HollywoodLife.com has exclusively learned that three of the VH1 stars are being replaced and you’ll never believe why! Keep reading for all of the shocking details!
There is major drama going down in the cast of Mob Wives. If you’re a fan of the show, be prepared to meet some new faces in season four because HollywoodLife.com has learned that three of the stars are leaving the hit show.
‘Mob Wives’ stars Renee Graziano, Carla Facciolo and Karen Gravano know almost as much about the life of the Italian mob as James Gandolfini did, as he played Tony Soprano on ‘The Sopranos’. His sudden death hit close to home for the stars of the VH1 show.
On June 19, the world was saddened by the sudden and unexpected death of James Gandolfini, while he was visiting Italy with his family. James suffered from a massive heart attack. Now, three stars of Mob Wives have exclusively told HollywoodLife.com how heartbroken they are over his shocking death.
This week’s ‘Mob Wives’ took viewers on an emotional roller coaster, as Renee coped with losing two of the most important men in her life, only to learn the love of her life ratted on her father. Could you believe it?
The April 1 episode of Mob Wives picked up right where last week’s heartbreaking episode left off. Just hours after learning her ex-husband, Junior Pagan, turned himself in to the Feds without saying goodbye, Renee Graziano was doing anything to keep from falling apart after hearing her father get arrested over the phone. “I can’t save my family,” she said. “I feel so helpless.”
Ramona tells HollywoodLife.com how she and Carla were able to put their differences aside.
Ramona Rizzo reveals to HollywoodLife.com the real reason why she ended her feud with her Mob Wives co-star Carla Facciolo.
Ramona is fired up about Drita D’avanzo reportedly talking smack about her friend Karen Gravano all over Staten Island. Ramona threatens Drita: ‘I’m coming for you.’
New Mob Wives star Ramona Rizzo is fed up with the way Drita D’avanzo has been treating her best friend and ally Karen Gravano. In a preview video for the Jan. 29 episode, Ramona calls Drita a nobody and threatens to go after her if she doesn’t shut up. Read More & Watch Video!
Renee reveals to HollywoodLife.com exclusively how her 17-year-old son AJ advised her on how to approach rekindling her romance with his dad Junior: ‘He didn’t want to see his mother cry.’
During the Jan. 15 episode of Mob Wives, Renee Graziano finally got her ex-husband Junior Pagan to admit that he had caused their marriage to fail by cheating on her. Renee broke down in tears and finally forgave him. They then decided to become an official couple again. But while Renee and Junior were rekindling their romance, their 17-year-old son AJ Pagan was nervous about the situation because he didn’t want to see his mother get hurt again.
Renee finally gets the apology that she’s always wanted from Junior. Watch.
At the end of Jan. 8 episode of Mob Wives, Renee Graziano had a serious talk with her ex-husband Junior Pagan — and they decided to try and get back together. During the upcoming Jan. 15 episode, Junior takes Renee to a nice dinner so that they can spend some time talking. But during this emotional dinner, Junior finally admits that he is the reason their marriage fell apart. Read More & Watch Video!
Drita tells her side of the bloody, balcony battle to HollywoodLife.com exclusively. She believes that Karen Gravano and Ramona Rizzo planned to fight her at Renee Graziano’s party.
Drita D’avanzo is now at war with Karen Gravano and Ramona Rizzo after the three women got into a massive, bloody battle at Renee Graziano’s party during the Jan. 8 episode of Mob Wives. But while Karen and Ramona maintain that Drita started the fight, Drita tells HollywoodLife.com that the women wanted to attack her from the get go.
Karen tells HollywoodLife.com exclusively that the bloody, balcony battle began when Drita ‘threw the first punch.’
All hell broke lose during the Mob Wives Jan. 8 episode when Drita D’avanzo got into an explosive fight with Karen Gravano and Ramona Rizzo. Now, Karen and Ramona share their sides of the story with HollywoodLife.com exclusively about what really went down the night of Renee Graziano‘s party. They think that Drita started the fight when she threw the first punch. Read More & Watch Video!
Ramona reveals her connections to the other ‘Mob Wives’ with HollywoodLife.com exclusively — and shares what it was like to watch her grandfather ‘Lefty Guns’ Ruggiero go to prison.
Ramona Rizzo is one of the two new members to join the cast of Mob Wives for season two, and during the Jan. 8 episode, fans watched Ramona as she allied with her “cousin” Karen Gravano and fought with Drita D’avanzo. Well, it turns out Ramona has a strong family tie to the lifestyle. She opens up to HollywoodLife.com exclusively about her family history — and reveals to us how she knows her best friend Karen.
Drita gets a black eye. Ramona is left with a busted lip. The ‘Mob Wives’ are at war.
Forget the Mob Wives season one finale fight where Drita D’avanzo and Karen Gravano got into a rooftop brawl that left Renee Graziano wounded and bloody. During the Jan. 8 episode of Mob Wives season two, Drita throws her fist at Karen and Ramona Rizzo while at Renee’s party — and it turns into the worst Mob Wives‘ battle that has ever gone down. Read More & Watch Video!
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