Bravo announced today that The Real Housewives of New Jersey will be returning for a second season in 2010.
The first season of The NJ Housewives was one of the highest-rated “Real Housewives” series in all demos, averaging 2.55 million total viewers.
Bravo however did not announce which of the women from the first season — Danielle Staub , Dina Manzo, Jacqueline Laurita, Teresa Giudice and Caroline Manzo — will be back. There are have been reports that Dina has no interest in doing a 2nd season.
Also coming in 2010 is the highly anticipated The Real Housewives of D.C. The Washington D.C. franshice will be the network’s fifth Housewives franchise.
The D.C. version will focus on women who have influence in Washington culture, whether it’s through political galas, fundraisers, or other society events.