Bravo blind items are always difficult to substantiate for two reasons.
1. A lot of conflicting agendas and information.
More than any other network.
2. Confusion over who actually calls the shots regarding casting and commissioning nowadays. A fairly reputable source has assured us that we can bank on this one, however, informing us that a legendary housewife has been downgraded from star to guest much to ther woe.
‘Bravo feel it’s important she deals with her messy personal life first and foremost,’ a source says.
Luann de Lesseps
Real Housewives of New York City
Luann de Lesseps Isn’t Ready to Patch Things Up with Dorinda Medley Yet: ‘I’m Still Scarred’
De Lesseps was less kind when she appeared on Sept. 5’s Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen.
She began by fiercely denying the claim that she was court-ordered to go to rehab.
“I went on my own recognizance, first of all, so Dorinda doesn’t know anything about me,” de Lesseps said. “I went because I felt that I needed to go and take care of myself and I take it very seriously, my sobriety.”
Next, she defended her attitude regarding the success of her cabaret.
“Yeah, I’m not taking advice, right now, from Dorinda,” de Lesseps said. – Source