Not the best days of their lives? James Kennedy is still reeling from the “heartbreaking” season 10 finale of Vanderpump Rules — and weighed in on how the cast can move forward after Scandoval.
The 31-year-old DJ exclusively opened up to Us Weekly about the emotional final episode while attending the 5th annual Vanderpump Dogs Gala in Beverly Hills on Thursday, May 18. One day prior, viewers watched James break down in tears as he and his castmates learned about Tom Sandoval and Raquel Leviss‘ months-long affair.
“It’s just a classic story of betrayal,” the U.K. native told Us of why he had such a strong reaction to the cheating scandal. “You know, you got two brothers that really, like, grew up on a show together and … it’s just, like, a kind of a backstabbing kind of move.”
He added: “It was something that I don’t feel like [we] will ever come back from. So, it was kind of a farewell almost.”
James previously dated Raquel, 28, for five years before he popped the question in an elaborate Coachella-themed celebration. The…