Luann de Lesseps

Bethenny Frankel’s abrupt resignation from The True Housewives of New York City caught her co-stars off guard and according to Luann de Lesseps — the Skinnygirl will not be missed.

True Housewives of New York City star spoke about the touchy subject in an interview on Jenny McCarthy’s SiriusXM show on Monday.

“I was shocked,” de Lesseps mentioned of Frankel’s decision to leave the Bravo hit. “I was, you know, shocked and not shocked in a way, since I believe that she is in a connection that I do not believe she desires to bring about on the show.”

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According to Luann de Lessepsher fellow RHONY castmates — Ramona Singer, Sonja Morgan, Dorinda Medley and Tinsley Mortimer are all relieved over Bethenny Frankel’s departure.

“I believe the complete cast is relieved in a way, and it also leaves breathing space for other ladies to shine and show their personalities,” Luann de Lesseps mentioned. “Because a lot was Bethenny coming in and sort of stealing the show.”

“Those are the persons you sort of get up for in the morning, since they challenge you,” she mentioned. “I often held my personal with Bethenny. I just really feel like that aspect I’ll sort of miss, since it is difficult and I located sort of enjoyable in it. … I’ll miss her, but at the very same time, when you are about her, it is like walking on eggshells.”

Bethenny Frankel announced that she was leaving the Bravo reality series and informed fans on social media to “stay tuned,” adding, “You haven’t observed the final of me. There are numerous wonderful points to come.”

“She can not steal our show,” Luann de Lesseps mentioned. “This season is wonderful, and I can not wait for every person to see the new season.”

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The True Housewives of New York City returns subsequent spring on Bravo.


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