RHONY: Bethenny Frankel Claps Back at Luann de Lesseps and Carole Radziwill After Dissing Her New Podcast, Tells Them to “Feel Better Soon”

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After Bethenny Frankel introduced her “ReWives” podcast – the place she’ll focus on outdated episodes of the Actual Housewives of New York, and different installments within the franchise – her former colleague Luann de Lesseps referred to as it “unhappy” and “pathetic.”

One other ex-castmate, Carole Radziwill (who was as soon as her closest pal on the present), shaded its lack of originality, claiming Bethenny constructed her model on trashing and mocking different ladies on the present.

In an interview for Access Hollywood’s “Housewives Nightcap,” Bethenny reacted to Carole and Luann’s feedback.

“I’m sorry they’re having a tough time with this … it is smart. It’s already very profitable. It’s an unbelievable thought. It’s obtained buzz. It’s fascinating,” mentioned Bethenny.

“I can’t apologize for having nice concepts and for being profitable,” the star added. “I’ve tried to do this for therefore a few years. A part of the rationale I left ‘RHONY’ was having to do with feeling self-conscious about my success and the good alternatives that I’ve had first … and that different folks have been impressed by and carried out themselves.”

She mentioned her costars’ unfavorable feedback had been “predictable,” and Bethenny hopes they “really feel higher quickly.”

“No matter your preconceived notion and expectation are of this [podcast] … it’s not that. It’s not run-of-the-mill. It’s giving every part that you really want, you simply didn’t request,” she shared. “It’s simply a lot inside info … that I didn’t even understand I’ve. Simply from my capacity to interrupt this style down and its form of the way it began.”

Bethenny defined that she and her publicist initially did not need to begin the podcast. “We didn’t need to stroll again into this world that we walked out of deliberately,” she mentioned, “however this isn’t strolling again into this.”

“It’s having a dialog about one thing that’s embedded in my historical past, trajectory enterprise, and the place I obtained my begin,” she went on, and declared that her podcast “elevates the franchise.”

Bethenny’s “ReWives” podcast debuts November 14.

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