The brotherly love is real. Ronnie Ortiz-Magro revealed that his Jersey Shorecostar Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino inspired him to get the help he needed. The MTV alum opened up about his recent stint in rehab for alcohol abuse and depression in a candid new interview, addressing how Mike had actually been one of his biggest supporters throughout the process. Ronnie said that even though Mike is behind bars currently, they still chat “every day.” Scroll through the gallery.
Mike is doing his time at Otisville Federal Correctional Institution in New York and his prison release date is reportedly set for September 13, 2019.
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Making It Work
Despite the circumstances, Ronnie revealed that he and Mike still talk every day via email.
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“He’s doing great. He still has his positive attitude. He still sounds like he swallowed a book of poetry,” the reality star said about Mike.
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“Me and Mike’s relationship has definitely grown throughout the last year, because we were always back and forth, but that’s brotherly love,” Ronnie said.
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The father-of-one concluded, “You’re going to fight with your brother, then you’re going to make up.”
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As far as Ronnie’s future goes, the reality star said he’s planning to move from Las Vegas to Los Angeles as he focuses on bettering himself. We’ll have to wait and see if his daughter, Ariana, is also coming along or staying with baby mama, Jen Harley.