Leah McSweeney is paying no consideration to the negativity surrounding this season of “The Real Housewives of New York.”
During a latest look on Betches’ Mention It All Podcast, McSweeney claimed that “The Real Housewives of New York” is likely one of the finest “Housewives” franchises proper now.
“I nonetheless consider all of the [Real Housewives] franchises which can be airing proper now, our show remains to be essentially the most attention-grabbing in dynamic,” McSweeney mentioned whereas on the podcast. “Yes, I mentioned it, I do not give a s***. I’m sorry that we do not have some big scandal, nobody robbed anyone…We are speaking about arduous s*** and if everyone seems to be like ‘I need an escape,’ then simply flip [the show] off and depart us alone.”
McSweeney additionally defined that it was powerful to movie this season, as there was so much taking place in New York and of their private lives.
“We filmed throughout such a life-altering second,” McSweeney mentioned. “Especially in New York City. We have been having protests every single day, there was an election occurring, there was a worldwide pandemic in a metropolis that — we had extra laws than upstate New York….I misplaced my grandmother and the start of filming however on the similar time, I’m so grateful that I had the show to do, whether or not individuals are having fun with it or not. If I hadn’t had the show to do — as tense because it was… if I did not have the ladies to do the show with I’d have been so alone and remoted.”
Ratings for This Season of ‘The Real Housewives of New York’ Have Hit a Low
Even although McSweeney might imagine that this is likely one of the finest seasons of “The Real Housewives of New York” but, it does not look like the viewers agree. According to the Twitter account, @RatingsBravo, the July 13, 2021, episode of RHONY only brought in 717,000 dwell viewers, whileonly 764,000 live viewers tuned into the June 29, 2021 episode.
Comparatively, final season premiered to 1.33 million viewers and solely noticed lower than 1 million viewers one time through the season, in accordance withReality Blurb.
And, in accordance with The Daily Mail, filming for this season’s reunion and subsequent season is on maintain amidst some behind-the-scenes drama occurring with the present cast. Earlier this month, it was rumored that Ramona Singer was set to be fired, which precipitated a rift between the cast.
One Former ‘Real Housewives of New York’ Star Thinks That There Is a Bigger Problem With the Show
During a latest look on The Lisa Wexler Show, former “Real Housewives of New York” star Jill Zarin revealed what she thought was flawed with this season of the show.
“I feel the largest downside with the show, which no person talks about, is it is referred to as ‘The Real Housewives of New York,'” Zarin defined. “There is not one housewife. And there’s not one boyfriend. And I feel the shortage of male power on the show is the issue.”
Zarin continued, “It’s an absence of male power, to both combat over or, you understand, males are from Mars, girls are from Venus. And I feel that in quite a lot of methods is the success of the ‘Real Housewives’ model as an entire.”
Viewers can catch all-new episodes of “The Real Housewives of New York” each Tuesday evening at 9 p.m. Eastern Time on Bravo.
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