Bethenny Frankel caused an internet sensation on Tuesday after learning that she was “engaged” to her boyfriend Paul Bernon.
But Frankel’s former teammates, The Real Housewives Of New York City, reportedly saw the news of the 50-year-old’s sudden engagement as a “orchestrated” move to distract from the season 13 trailer. series, which premiered on Tuesday.
“They don’t know why she’s still obsessed with RHONY and orchestrating the news of her engagement alongside the series trailer,” a source told Page Six.
Talking about the city: Bethenny Frankel sent the internet buzz on Tuesday after learning she was ‘engaged’ to boyfriend Paul Bernon
“Bethenny is just being petty herself, but she can’t take away the cast’s happiness or how hard they’ve worked this season during the coronavirus pandemic. ”
Frankel left RHONY in 2019, after eight seasons on the hit reality TV series Bravo.
She was a part of the show’s creation in 2008 and remained a member of the cast until its third season in 2010.
The CEO of Skinny Girl returned to the franchise for its seventh season in 2015 and remained there until season 11 in 2019.
Orchestra? But Frankel’s former teammates, Real Housewives Of New York City, reportedly saw the news of the 50-year-old’s sudden engagement as a “orchestrated” move to distract from the season 13 trailer. series, which premiered on Tuesday.
Yikes: “Bethenny is just being petty herself, but she can’t take away the cast’s happiness or how hard they’ve worked this season during the coronavirus pandemic,” the source continued
As for the show’s current cast, Sonja Morgan, Leah McSweeney, Ramona Singer, Eboni K. Williams, and Luann de Lesseps are all set to return for the highly anticipated 13th season of Real Housewives Of New York City.
A source also alleged at the point of sale that the current cast “collectively think the series is so much better without [Frankel] and that she wouldn’t have been able to navigate the serious topics of this season.
The trailer announced that all of the women would delve into social justice issues, in addition to their normal daily drama.
Meanwhile, Bethenny is set to marry 42-year-old real estate developer Paul Bernon – who she started dating in 2018, split in late 2020 and reunited earlier this year – according to People.
Farewell: Frankel left RHONY in 2019, after eight seasons on the hit reality TV series Bravo; Pictured Bethenny Frankel, Sonja Morgan, Ramona Singer, Luann de Lesseps, Dorinda Medley, Tinsley Mortimer
She was first seen flashing a very large diamond, believed to be her engagement ring, on her wedding finger over the weekend on the beach in Miami.
Frankel’s spokesperson did not immediately return the calls to DailyMail.com for comment.
The star also recently finalized her divorce from Jason Hoppy after a lengthy and controversial divorce process, according to PageSix. They concluded the financial deal in 2016.
But then they spent the next five years fighting over custody of their only child, Bryn, who is now 10 years old.
Ready to get married: Bethenny Frankel is said to have become engaged. Skinnygirl founder set to marry her boyfriend since early 2018, real estate developer Paul Bernon, according to People
Bethenny and Paul had separated in October of last year. But in January, the two appeared to be back as she sat on his lap as they visited Miami-based artist Romero Britto’s studio.
The couple looked very similar in Britto’s video, which showed the always stylish Bethenny donning a palm leaf skirt, fringed jacket and pearls.
They proceeded to officially set up Instagram with their reunion in February 2021.
Frankel and Bernon started dating in 2018 after her boyfriend Dennis Shields passed away at the age of 51 at Trump Tower in New York City.
Looking back on this year: Bethenny and Paul split in October of last year. But in January, the two appeared to be back as she sat on his lap as they visited Miami-based artist Romero Britto’s studio.
His official cause of death was listed as “undetermined” because no autopsy was performed; there were reports that he had overdosed.
Bethenny has often been seen with Paul on vacation in Europe as well as on the red carpet.
But they split in October 2018. The former Bravo explained that there was nothing bitterness between the two, but rather that “some things just don’t continue” by appearing on the Ellen show. shortly after the split.
At the time, she said that single life was going well: “I’m fine, I’m fine. You know, not everything works!
“So many people have tried to define my life – our lives – with ‘When are you getting engaged? When are you going to have a baby? When are you going to get married? ”
They have a connection: although she is eight years older, they look the same age and seem to have a close connection; seen in january 2020
They have a lot of fun together: on vacation for Paul’s birthday as they share a kiss
“And I just realized more in life, with people more open and honest about their lives and what they want, that it doesn’t all have to somehow end in a blue box and a bow.
“We had a great relationship and I’m really happy. It doesn’t all have to end badly, some things just don’t continue and it’s not negative, it’s just life.
Regarding finalizing her divorce from Hoppy, PageSix claimed that a judge “signed” the papers on January 20.
They married in 2010 and their nuptials became the subject of a reality TV spinoff, Bethenny Ever After.
They’re done: The 50-year-old star also recently finalized her divorce from Jason Hoppy after a lengthy and contentious divorce process, according to PageSix. Seen in 2014 with Bryn
The two then had a rough time, then separated in December 2012 as Bethenny filed for divorce a month later.
From December 2012 to January 2021, Bethenny and Jason fought hard for money and their daughter Bryn.
In 2017, an order was placed against Hoppy, charged with “stalking and stalking” the reality TV maven in New York City. Jason then had to stay away from his ex for six months.
In October 2020, Frankel shocked fans when she said on Andy Cohen’s Watch What Happens Live that she was still technically married to Hoppy.
The actress was married to Peter Sussman for a year in 1996 before marrying Hoppy.