Is Lisa Rinna Joining Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills?

Lisa Rinna joins RHOBH

Season 5 of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills is getting really crowded.

Lisa Vanderpump, Yolanda Foster, and Kyle Richards are confirmed cast members, Kim Richards and Brandi Glanville have been seen filming and are assumed to be returning, and Camille Grammer, Adrienne Maloof, and Shiva Safaiare rumored participants.

That’s 7 1/2 already – I mean, Kim? Seriously? Let’s just give her a half.

Now rumor has it that Lisa Rinna has joined the cast as well. Reportedly, ABC has approached Lisa about The View, but she couldn’t resist Bravo‘s charm. Or something. Around this time last year Lisa stated that she wouldn’t ever join Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.


This rumor began to swirl last May, and Lisa told E! News, “Never ever gonna happen. But it was an interesting thing to watch happen without my knowledge. You know, this whole press thing is a fascinating thing. The rumor grew into its own life. It really did, truly.”

Then, Lisa tweeted, “For the record, no. I am not going to be a housewife.”

However, according to an inside source, Bravo refused to give up on Lisa that easily. “Producers of RHOBH are hot to sign her for the upcoming season,” said the source. “The show struggled last season in the ratings, and they would love to have someone of Lisa’s celebrity background on the show!”

Yesterday it was reported that Lisa Rinna signed the contract. Apparently, Lisa attended Kyle‘s infamous White Party in June, and she enjoyed filming so much she agreed to join Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Catty girl drama invades Lisa’s life in 5, 4, 3, 2, 1….

Lisa is getting along with many of the ladies, with the exception of Brandi and Yolanda Foster,” claimed a source. “Brandi’s problem with Lisa is that she is happily married and has two beautiful daughters. According to Brandi, Lisa has the perfect life, and she is very jealous of that.”

Brandi denied the claim. “I’ve met Lisa Rinna several times & she was lovely & I would never be anything but happy for people with great families! #fact”

I don’t have an opinion about Lisa‘s addition to the cast, if it is true, but I think it’s gross that a certain someone has been invited back. A pretty, familiar face will not cover up the trash that is lingering in the background. And I don’t mean Kim‘s prayer group kind of trash either. 😉


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