The Real Housewives of New York City – as we all know it, not less than – could also be over for good.
Bravo has reportedly cancelled RHONY: Legacy, a spin-off of the community’s second-longest-running Real Housewives franchise that might have introduced again forged members from previous seasons of the present.
The fan-favorite New York Housewives in talks with the community have been reported to incorporate Countess Luann de Lesseps, Sonja Morgan, Jill Zarin, and Kelly Bensimon, amongst others.
After its disastrously unpopular final season, Bravo announced plans to divide the franchise in two, rebooting RHONY with an all-new lineup whereas relegating veteran forged members to RHONY: Legacy.
But this week, contract negotiations on the Legacy version apparently collapsed. According to Page Six, Bravo has formally rescinded its provides to the Housewives who had been set to star.
Sources advised the outlet that Bravo “never says never,” and that the Legacy spin-off may very well be revived in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later. But in addition they confirmed that the community presently has “no plans” to air RHONY: Legacy.
RHONY: Legacy cancelled amid contract disputes
On Sunday, the outlet first reported that contract negotiations had stalled on RHONY: Legacy.
One of the principle sticking factors was cash, as sources near the forged stated they felt that Bravo was “low-balling” its stars, whereas sources near the manufacturing stated the Housewives had vastly overestimated their very own price to the community.
There was additionally disagreement over display time. Main forged members are usually assured that they may seem in round 12 episodes every season, which often run to round 24 episodes whole.
But insiders stated that Bravo wouldn’t promise greater than 4 episodes to every Housewife on the primary season of Legacy.
“It’s just not worth it,” a supply near the celebrities advised the outlet.
“They are generous offers,” countered one Bravo insider, “but a few of the women now believe they should make what the cast of Friends made in their heyday.” (At the peak of the NBC sitcom’s recognition, the forged was famously raking in $1 million per episode.)
The supply stated that because the negotiations continued to pull on, the community appeared to have “just lost interest” in pursuing Legacy.
Bravo formally rescinded its provides to the forged through electronic mail on Monday night.
What’s subsequent for RHONY?
Meanwhile, the community stays centered on its revamped RHONY.
Season 14’s utterly new lineup of Housewives consists of former J. Crew president Jenna Lyons together with dwelling renovation guru Erin Dana Lichy, mannequin Ubah Hassan, artistic director Sai De Silva, communications skilled Brynn Whitfield, and vogue publicist Jessel Taank.
The Real Housewives of New York City is presently on hiatus.