Emily Maynard’s life seems full of drama. She is getting some financial help form them even though they are not on speaking terms, sources do tell Us Weekly the Season eight Bachelorette is currently in arguments with daughter Ricki‘s grandparents — her deceased fiance Ricky Hendrick’s parents- over her decision to take part in the ABC show.
“When Emily went on The Bachelor, they weren’t pleased, but they supported her,” one insider tells Us. But after Maynard, 26, signed up to give reality show romance another shot as the Bachelorette, Hendrick‘s parents were “livid.”
“Now they’re not speaking,” the insider shares. “They don’t want their grandchild in the spotlight. They are private people.”
The source does reveal that that her season was to be filmed in her hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina rather than in Los Angele, was intended to satisfy her in-laws.
”They didn’t want Ricki uprooted,” the insider explains. “They also wanted Ricki kept out of the spotlight, not exploited.”;