|From left: Jax Taylor, Katie Maloney, Stassi Schroeder, Scheana Marie, Kristen Doute and Tom Sandoval|
On Saturday night at Sur Lounge, the room is filled with two distinct types of people: Half of them are clubby scenesters, either short-skirted and high-heeled, or perhaps making a pit stop on their way to the Abbey. The other half are tourists looking decidedly not from this neck of the woods, eyes akimbo, hell-bent on locking in at least one celebrity sighting on their trip to Los Angeles.
At Sur the chances of celeb-sighting success are upped considerably, since some of the servers are the stars of Bravo's Vanderpump Rules — a Real Housewives of Beverly Hills spinoff that focuses on the tomfoolery of the West Hollywood restaurant's staff.
These days, every reality TV star is using her fame to sell something — wine, clothing, a cocktail bar. Maybe all of the above. Vanderpump Rules exists because Housewife Lisa Vanderpump is selling Sur, and what better way to do that than via another TV show?More »