Roy Orbison Jr returns to Below Deck Mediterranean. Below Deck Mediterranean season 6 got off to a chaotic start, thanks to the return of Roy Orbison Jr. The fans are excited to welcome Roy, his family, and his friends back to Below Deck Mediterranean. He is the repeat charted guest on Below deck med. Viewers met Roy for the first time when he made the first appearance in season 5. Roy with his family flew to Split, Croatia, for a luxurious superyacht. The Below Deck franchise sets sail with new people in different locations.
The series follows nine members of a crew who live and work abroad on a yacht. As the journey of the ships begins through the Mediterranean, each episode features a new group of elite passengers. The ship’s team is led by Mark Howard and Sandy Yawn. The other members of the crew include chief stewardess Katie Flood, Malia White, chef Mathew Shea, and Stewardess Lexi Wilson. The crew also includes stewardess Courtney Veale, Deckhand David Pascoe, and Lloyd Spencer, and Mzi ‘Zee’ Dempers.
Today in the article, we will talk about Roy Orbison Jr. Firstly, we will talk about his life and career. Thereafter, we will talk about the show Below Deck Mediterranean season 6.
Who is Roy Orbison Jr?
Roy Orbison Jr is the youngest son of famous musician Roy Orbison. He was born in Nashville but moved to London. His father was Roy Orbison is an icon in the history of rock music. Likewise, he, too, developed an interest in music. Currently, he is a music producer and a guitarist. He is also the owner of a renowned publishing company that honour the legacy of his father. Roy is also the president of a Nashville-based music publisher, Working Music Group.
The publication house is the home to hit songwriters for musicians like Luke Bryan, Maren Morris, one direction, Gwen Stefani, Celine Dion, Blake Shelton, and more. Roy Jr is the coauthor of The Authorized Ray Orbison. He is also the creator and host of ‘Roy Orbison, Jr’s Rock and Roll Circus.’
Roy tied the knot to Asa Hallgren in June 2017 on the steps of a cabin owned by Johnny Cash. The pair is blessed with two kids, Roy Orbison III and Bo Orbison. The Orbison’s currently resides in Los Angeles. In 2011, Roy lost his mother, Barbara Orbison, due to pancreatic cancer. Orbison’s two eldest stepbrothers, Roy DeWayne and Anthony King, tragically died in a house fire at his father’s house in Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Orbison Jr Got so Damm Drunk on Yacht
The Orbison family made their appearance in the fifth season of the show, and the whole crew seems to enjoy their company. However, this year the Orbison seems to be Rowdier than before. He gets a blackout after drinking in their first dinner on the boat. He almost jumped the ship, somehow the crew members manage the condition.
Orbison Jr referred to the show the producer as ‘Piranha Sharks,’ who swarmed him like bees when he started drinking on the Yacht. He had a few occasions of waving and smiling on the camera during the episode. Roy revealed that charter was much longer than it appears on the screen. They had a lot of fun on the boat.
Below Deck Mediterranean is currently streaming on Bravo at 9 pm ET/PT every Monday. One can also watch this show on the Peacock network.