After two seasons on The Actual Housewives of New York Metropolis, Leah McSweeney has some ideas on the way forward for the franchise. Leah, 40, advised HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY that she is aware of who she needs solid on the “legacy” spinoff sequence that may function former RHONY solid members. “There’s three those that I’d undoubtedly need on it,” Leah mentioned on the Pay Consideration Puh-Lease! podcast, whereas selling her partnership with Abreva.
“And that’s Luann, Dorinda, and Tinsley. After which I don’t care about the remainder. I imply like whoever else, you recognize?” she added. Leah didn’t point out OG Ramona Singer or longtime star Sonja Morgan when laying out her excellent RHONY Legacy solid. It’s not so shocking that she didn’t say Ramona, contemplating they clashed throughout Leah’s tenure as a NY Housewife on seasons 12 and 13.
“However these are like my three high picks, only for me personally,” the Married to the Mob founder advised us. Leah additionally mentioned it will be “unhinged and hilarious” if the “legacy” solid featured as much as 10 girls, which may probably enable for the returns of Jill Zarin, Kelly Bensimon, and perhaps even Bethenny Frankel to the franchise.
Bravo boss Andy Cohen confirmed in March that RHONY was being revamped into two new exhibits: the “legacy” sequence with ex-RHONY stars, and a reboot present with a model new solid. Leah confirmed to HL that she’s “not on the reboot,” although that turned evident to everybody when the mother-of-one referred to herself as a “former housewife” on TikTok final month.
“That’s a complete new solid. So me saying former, I simply thought it was presumptuous of me to name myself a housewife. Clearly as soon as a housewife, at all times a housewife, however I’ve solely been on for 2 seasons,” Leah defined to us, noting that the reboot is a “entire new factor” with none former RHONY stars, herself included.
“RHONY because it was is over. So I simply referred to as myself a former housewife as a result of I believed it was presumptuous to name myself a housewife,” Leah mentioned. “I do not know. The one present I’d be [on is] Legacy.”
Fortunately, Leah did get the invite to look on the third season of Actual Housewives Final Women Journey, which filmed in Thailand with an all-star solid that additionally included Salt Lake Metropolis‘s Whitney Rose, Potomac‘s Gizelle Bryant, and extra. Leah advised us that RHUGT 3 is “extra wild” than the primary two seasons of the Peacock present.
Need extra from Leah? Hearken to the total interview on Apple Podcasts or Spotify! Leah shares extra particulars about season 3 of RHUGT together with who was probably the most dramatic solid member, how Tinsley virtually ended up on the present, and rather more.