Vanderpump Rules fans have invested in Katie Maloney’s love life since the show first aired in 2013. At the time, she was dating Tom Schwartz, who wasn’t a regular on the show but eventually became a full member of Season 3 (via Us Weekly). Over the years, the spotlight on their relationship has made the glaring issues between Maloney and Schwartz more apparent. The couple often argued, and one fight resulted in Schwartz tipping beer on Maloney’s head, according to People.
Despite their rocky relationship, Maloney and Schwartz tied the knot on Aug. 17, 2016 during the fifth season of “Vanderpump Rules,” according to Bravo. The couple appeared happy after buying a home together in 2019 and preparing for a possible baby during season 9 of “Vanderpump Rules” (via Page Six). However, Maloney surprisingly announced on Instagram her decision to leave Schwartz on March 15. “After 12 years on an adventure through life together, Tom and I are ending our marriage,” she wrote.
While the estranged have tried to keep things peaceful between them, there were reportedly hurt feelings from Maloney when Schwartz made out with “Vanderpump Rules” star Raquel Leviss, according to Us Weekly. Now it looks like Maloney is ready to move on and leave her marriage to a new man behind.
Katie Maloney is dating a younger man
BravoCon 2022 was full of surprising revelations. Katie Maloney told Page Six during the star-studded event that she is dating a 25-year-old man. While not serious just yet, Maloney shared, “It’s fun. Single girl Katie is having a good time. It’s just casual. It’s just fun. I haven’t been single since I was 24 and the landscape is completely different. “
Maloney hinted she met her mystery beau on Instagram after being unable to join private dating site Raya. “Instagram works. You can just slip into a few DMs. That’s what’s up. Instagram is a kind of dating app. Besides, all boys are king of, eh, young. old shared.
Tom Schwartz, who was also at BravoCon, revealed to Page Six that while he and Raquel Leviss had a moment, they saw no future with her. “I’ve never really bonded with Raquel before, but now I see the depth of the character and how funny she is.” When asked if there was a future with Leviss, Schwartz replied, “I don’t think so. I have a lot of admiration for her and we’re close, we’re friends, we’re boys.” Schwartz and Maloney’s divorce was finalized on Oct. 12, and it looks like the two will just play on the field for now .