From “Solo Dolo” to smitten!
Dolores Catania proudly launched her Irish boyfriend, Paul “Paulie” Connell, to Web page Six over a Zoom name throughout our newest interview with the “Actual Housewives of New Jersey” star.
After inviting the hunky businessman to affix her as she mentioned the Season 12 reunion with us, Catania, 51, listed what she loves about him as he regarded on with a brilliant smile.
“I really like every part about Paulie. I really like the familiarity that I’ve with how he jogs my memory of, like, an old-school man that I grew up with. And he’s so good to me,” she gushed.
“I really feel very secure with him. I really feel very safe,” Catania added, gesturing to Connell, who flaunted his muscle tissues in a fitted white T-shirt throughout his impromptu look. “I’m very drawn to him as you possibly can see … and I really like his accent.”
Dolores Catania fortunately launched her Irish beau, Paul “Paulie” Connell, throughout an unique chat with Web page Six.Web page Six
In the meantime, the Dublin native — who immigrated to the U.S. at 20 — appreciates Catania’s “down-to-earth” persona.
“What you see is what you get. There’s nothing placed on together with her. Folks ask me, like, ‘Hey, is the present actual?’ I’m like, ‘It’s very actual. That’s how trustworthy she is,’” he mentioned in his charming dialect. “She’s only a very real, good individual and it’s simply good to have any individual that helps you and has your again.”
Catania mentioned Connell has had her again, too, whereas she’s processed the drama inside her well-known good friend group as the newest installment of “RHONJ” aired.
The “Actual Housewives of New Jersey” star started courting the businessman final fall after manufacturing for the truth present wrapped. dolorescatania/Instagram
“He’s a voice of cause, he’s very logical, he makes a whole lot of sense. He places a whole lot of wit into it. He’s very, very humorous and he’s very sensible,” she mentioned of her companion’s help.
“He provides me a distinct perspective on [the show] and he doesn’t agree with me on every part. So I like that I’ve that calming drive with me. And I additionally like that I’ve any individual subsequent to me that has my again.”
Connell — who had by no means seen an episode of “RHONJ” earlier than assembly Catania — instructed us that he now likes watching his girlfriend shine on the small display screen.
Catania spoke with Web page Six whereas selling the “RHONJ” Season 12 ruenion.dolorescatania/Instagram
“I’m a giant commentator so I actually have loads to say. So, generally it’s higher I don’t watch it possibly when she’s there,” he mentioned with amusing. “However I get pleasure from it. The elements that I do watch, I get pleasure from.”
The Eco Electrical Companies CEO continued, “I believe it’s hilarious as a result of I’m so near her and he or she’s so humorous. Like, she’s very witty. So I get it extra.”
However has Catania’s humorousness made Connell wish to suggest? “There’s a whole lot of good issues coming,” he teased, to which his love repeated, “There’s a whole lot of good issues.”
“We’re on this for the best intentions,” Catania says of her relationship with Connell. dolorescatania/Instagram
“I say there’s intention. We’re on this for the best intentions,” she elaborated additional on the concept of one other marriage. “Relationships are a whole lot of work, we spend a whole lot of time collectively, we’re rising collectively. Tomorrow isn’t promised to anybody however we’re [headed] in the best route and we now have loads in frequent, though he grew up in Eire.”
Requested if Connell would possibly seem on the following season of “New Jersey,” as the boys are practically as concerned because the “Housewives” themselves, Catania merely replied, “Keep tuned.”
A playful Connell then introduced, “I’m going again to work now!” — and jetted out of body.
Catania teased that Connell would possibly seem on the following season of “New Jersey.”dolorescatania/Instagram
Catania’s pal, inside designer Vanessa DeLeon, launched her to Connell final fall after cameras went down for “The Actual Housewives” — months after she she cut up from now-ex-boyfriend David Principe — and the brand new couple has been inseparable ever since.
The truth TV persona was beforehand married to Frank Catania, with whom she shares children Gabrielle, 26, and Frankie, 23.
“I wish to share my life with any individual and I need any individual to share their life with me. I’ve all of it to present now,” she instructed Web page Six in February, noting that her veterinarian daughter and actual property professional son approve of her beau.
“I really like every part about Paulie,” Catania gushed to Web page Six. Web page Six
“They’re comfortable for me. They only wish to see their mother comfortable,” she added. “They usually’re good. The whole lot I put into them, I can now put right into a relationship.”
Half three of the “Actual Housewives of New Jersey” reunion airs Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET on Bravo.