In an unconventional transfer, chief stew Natasha Webb broke the traditional guidelines of ship hierarchy – and positioned Kyle Viljoen and Natalya Scudder as equal second stews.
The choice stunned many followers of Under Deck Mediterranean, which emphasizes rank as a significant element. After studying of the information, Kyle instructed he deserved to be ranked, although he ultimately acknowledged, “We could be joint second [stews].”
Talking of the choice, Natasha instructed BravoTV.com, “In 10 years [of yachting], I’ve by no means performed that earlier than … However when Captain Sandy [Yawn] gave me Kyle and Natalya’s CVs, I [saw] they each have the very same quantity of expertise, abilities, qualities. Their CVs had been each excellent.”
She went on to say, “I assumed, ‘I’m going to offer them each an opportunity as second stew and see the way it goes.’ They each had been killing it and there was no purpose to demote anybody, as a result of they each did equally as an unimaginable job as one another.”
Whereas Natasha admitted “it’s essential to have hierarchy,” she was glad to deviate from the norm. “To make any certainly one of them third stew would have, primary, precipitated arguments, as a result of not certainly one of them is worse than the opposite,” she defined. “Quantity two, they each helped me like a second stew would assist a chief stew. They each got here to me with concepts [and] they each knew what wanted doing and when.”
Even now, Natasha doesn’t remorse her resolution. “There was by no means actually an space of anybody overstepping anybody,” she mentioned. “I really feel like I’m a great chief, and I knew precisely how you can handle the state of affairs, as a result of I had two very robust personalities working [for me].”
To this point within the season, her division is working easily – for essentially the most half. Natalya and Kyle have bickered from time to time, although it didn’t final lengthy. In an upcoming scene, nevertheless, Kyle appears to entertain the thought of cavorting with a constitution visitor.
What’s going to occur if he crosses the road?
Under Deck Mediterranean is at present airing Monday nights at 8 p.m. EST on Bravo.