There could also be a significant cast shakeup approaching the women of the Big Apple. Many followers have expressed that they’re lower than thrilled with the newest season of “The Real Housewives of New York City.”
Of course, when followers caught wind of the potential cast change, one former cast member got here to many minds: Bethenny Frankel. One Bravo fan Twitter account @DorindaDeadly tweeted on July 14, “I’ve heard a sure skinny woman is in early talks for a comeback #RHONY.”
In the previous, Frankel has shared she would not have curiosity in returning to the sequence. One fan requested her to return to which she replied, “I AM NOT COMING BACK,” in July 2020.
Season 13 hit an all-time low when it got here to its dwell viewership, in response to @RatingsOnBravo by way of Twitter. The account wrote that solely 764,000 dwell viewers watched the June 29, 2021 episode in comparison with final season when the sequence averaged greater than 1 million viewers.
Rumors have since circulated that Bravo is seeking to shake up the cast.
An insider informed the Daily Mail on July 15, “All hell is breaking unfastened behind the scenes on the ‘Real Housewives of New York.’ While the cameras are down, the drama is constant…Just like OC you’ll be able to count on a cast shake up although. This show will be saved. Look at how nice Beverly Hills is now.” The insider added that the cast has been informed they will not start filming once more till early 2022 as an alternative of the same old fall schedule.
Fans Didn’t Hold Back on Their Opinions of a Frankel Return
RHONY viewers have shared their ideas on Frankel and the cast shakeup normally. One fan replied to the Frankel return tweet, “Ugh pleassseee. Her and Dorinda + Bershan + Newbie could be nice.”
Another chimed in writing, “That’s why they don’t seem to be speeding into filming subsequent season lol. They’re gonna do every little thing of their energy to get Bethenny again earlier than making any choices.”
The identical @DorindaLethal account adopted up her tweet writing, “Regarding a possible Bethenny return, it will depend on lots. She would wish to come again to a very remodelled cast in comparison with the cast she left in 2019. The largest promoting level for Bethenny is understanding her position could be to ‘save’ the show. It’s very early days #RHONY.”
Some followers voiced that including Frankel again may very well be a mistake. “If they have been going to axe Romona for a Bethenny return on #RHONY I’d say no,” one fan tweeted. “Ramona has constantly delivered for over a decade whereas the opposite (whereas iconic) has a monitor file of dissing the show and appearing above it when she would not want it.”
Rumors circulated earlier this month that Singer was going to get the axe. A supply initially informed Radar Online on July 12, “The solely authentic New York cast member who has by no means left from day one is Ramona Singer however now her time is up. Ramona is not going to be invited again to the following season of the show.” Singer has since said that she has not been fired.
Luann de Lesseps Hinted at Another Former RHONY Star Return
Frankel hasn’t been the one former RHONY star to make headlines. Longtime cast member Luann de Lesseps lately hinted that her bff and authentic cast member Jill Zarin could also be open to returning. On July 7, 2021, Lesseps posed alongside Zarin, writing within the caption, “You know what I’m considering…..? 🤔 #rhony #OG’s.”
Although Lesseps might want Zarin to return to RHONY, Zarin admitted throughout a November 2019 interview with Entertainment Tonight that she thinks her time on the franchise is “over.”
“I might by no means dwell as much as the followers wanting me to come back again, however I believe I’m completed,” Zarin defined on the time. “The time is over for me. I had my run and I’m very comfortable I did.”
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