While their season might have been cut short thanks to COVID-19, the cast of Below deck Season 8 still has a lot of drama to unpack at its reunion, and ET has its exclusive first look! Captain Lee Rosbach and his crew, Stewardess Francesca Rubi, Bosun Eddie Lucas, Chef Rachel Hargrove, Stewardesses Elizabeth Frankini and Ashling Lorger, plus Sailors James Hough, Izzy Wouters, and Shane Coopersmith, virtually connect with Andy Cohen at See what happens live clubhouse to delve into all the ups and downs of one of the toughest charter seasons in the Below deck franchise has never seen.
Fans can expect to see Shane, who was fired only on a couple of charters, shaken by his coworkers’ comments about his time on board, plus a deeper look at why Rachel temporarily resigned from her position. The crew criticizes Rachel for abandoning them, and she reacts to criticism about her drunken behavior. Viewers will also get an update on James and Elizabeth, whose boat-mance was winding down just before Francesca fired Elizabeth. Speaking of which, Elizabeth gets a chance to speak her mind about being let go and makes an accusation against Francesca and Ashling that shocks the stews.
Check out the first look here:
While sailor’s replacement Rob Phillips missed the meeting due to a glitch, Izzy still takes a chance to say her part when it comes to his frustrations with his attitude towards her after his promotion to Senior Sailor. He also gives James some punches.
the Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen virtual meeting with the cast of Below deck Season 8 premieres Monday, February 22 at 9 p.m. ET / PT on Bravo. All previous seasons of Below deck They are available to binge on Peacock.