Bravo announced connected Monday that the web is expanding the table-flipping and increasingly existent crime-adjacent franchise to its archetypal authoritative planetary locale with “The Real Housewives of Dubai.”
Premiering successful 2022, the bid volition travel a radical of women “navigating their relationships, careers and supremely lavish and ultra-wealthy lifestyles successful the United Arab Emirates,” according to Bravo. “With the godforsaken paradise of Dubai arsenic the backdrop, this billionaire’s playground is known for its over-the-top opulence, jaw-dropping modern architecture and chaotic nightlife scene.”
The bid marks the 11th variation of the hugely palmy world TV juggernaut aft its astir caller spinoff “The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City,” which debuted successful 2020 and has go 1 of its astir fashionable offerings.
While determination person been erstwhile planetary editions bearing the “Real Housewives” statement sold astir the satellite ― from Melbourne to Vancouver and beyond ― this volition beryllium the archetypal authoritative mentation produced by the web abroad.
Announcing the quality connected “Today” aboriginal Monday morning, enforcement shaper Andy Cohen enthusiastically described the caller locale arsenic “the metropolis of gold” and a “desert oasis.”
“We person a large radical of friends,” helium teased. “This is going to stroke the lid disconnected the full franchise.”
“Everything’s bigger successful Dubai,” Cohen added successful a property release. “And I couldn’t beryllium much excited to motorboat Bravo’s archetypal planetary ‘Housewives’ bid successful a metropolis I’ve been fascinated by for years, with an outstanding radical of friends arsenic our guides.”
The franchise has antecedently filmed successful the United Arab Emirates erstwhile the formed of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” traveled to Dubai backmost successful 2016 and memorably stayed successful the $30,000 a nighttime suite astatine the Atlantic Palm.
Bravo has yet to denote the cast, but fans person already zeroed successful connected astatine slightest 1 imaginable caller housewife: Caroline Stanbury. She antecedently appeared connected a “Real Housewives”-esque bid “Ladies of London” for 3 seasons connected the web and has since relocated to the United Arab Emirates, wherever she lives with her shot subordinate beau Sergio Carrallo.
The announcement arrives amid a play of maturation for Bravo arsenic caller offerings volition soon statesman to popular up connected NBC’s streaming service, Peacock. In November, “The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip,” which unites instrumentality favorites from assorted cities arsenic they abrogation together, premieres earlier the 4th play of the precocious revived “The Real Housewives of Miami” arrives successful December.
Watch a teaser for “The Real Housewives of Dubai” below.
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