The shows document the lives of several affluent housewives residing in varying regions throughout the United States. media franchise that consists of several reality television series broadcast on Bravo.The first version, The Real Housewives of Orange County, premiered on March 21, 2006; its success resulted in spin-off series located in New York City and Atlanta in 2008; New Jersey in 2009; Washington, D. and Beverly Hills in 2010; Miami in 2011; Potomac and Dallas in 2016.The subsequent installments have proven similarly successful, and have resulted in numerous spin-off series of their own.International versions are also broadcast by several television channels worldwide.The first international installment that was developed is The Real Housewives of Athens that premiered in 2011; which led to other international installments, including Vancouver in 2012, Los Angeles (in French) in 2013, Melbourne in 2014, Cheshire in 2015, Auckland in 2016, Sydney and Toronto in 2017.An installment in Bangkok has been announced but it has yet to receive an air-date.The Real Housewives of Hungary premiered in September, 2017.
Now, here is a series that depicts real-life 'desperate' housewives with an authentic look at their compelling day-to-day drama." It was inspired by the scripted soap operas Desperate Housewives and Peyton Place, and would document the lives of upper-class women who "lead glamorous lives in a picturesque Southern California gated community where the average home has a $1.6 million price tag and residents include CEOs and retired professional athletes." and ended on November 4, 2013 after three seasons.After the cancellation of The Real Housewives of Miami, it had been almost five years that no new installments had been introduced to the franchise, until Bravo announced two new series on November 11, 2015, The Real Housewives of Potomac as the eighth spin-off and The Real Housewives of Dallas as the ninth.On December 2, 2016, Andy Cohen spoke on the future of the franchise, saying if there were to be a new installment to the franchise that it could be set Nashville.Cohen went on to describe an All Star version that would serve as an end-goal for the series when ratings begin to drop.