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The Real Housewives of Sydney

The Real Housewives of Sydney (abbreviated RHOS) is an Australian reality television series that airs on Arena. The show premiered on 26 February 2017. The series was developed as an international installment of the American The Real Housewives franchise and the third installment of The Real Housewives franchise by Matchbox Entertainment, following The Real Housewives of Melbourne and Auckland. The Real Housewives of Sydney focuses on the personal and professional lives of several women living in Sydney, Australia.

The Real Housewives of Sydney
GenreReality Television
Based onThe Real Housewives
Presented byAlex Perry (Season 1)
Starring
  • Athena X Levendi
  • Krissy Marsh
  • Lisa Oldfield
  • Matty Samaei
  • Melissa Tkautz
  • Nicole O'Neil
  • Victoria Rees
Country of originAustralia
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes12
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Kylie Washington
Producer(s)
  • Philippa Rubira
Camera setupMultiple
Running time43 minutes
Production company(s)Matchbox Entertainment
DistributorNBCUniversal International Television Production
Release
Original networkArena
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatStereo
Original release26 February 2017 (2017-02-26) – Present (Present)
Chronology
Preceded byThe Real Housewives of Auckland
External links
Website

Contents

Overview and castingEdit

On 3 September 2014, the production company for The Real Housewives of Melbourne, Matchbox Pictures, revealed they were filming another series, in Sydney or Gold Coast.[1] A year later in September 2015, it was again reported that Matchbox Pictures were looking into filming a new series in the aforementioned cities, along with possible candidates.[2] On 27 February 2016, The Real Housewives of Melbourne cast member, Gamble Breaux, revealed that she was assisting the production company on looking for talent in Sydney.[3]

The Real Housewives of Sydney was officially announced on 16 May 2016.[4][5] The Real Housewives of Sydney serves as the second spin-off, of The Real Housewives of Melbourne following The Real Housewives of Auckland.[6][7] On 22 July 2016, the cast of the first season was announced. The show will follow seven sophisticated and vivacious women including Athena X Levendi[8] Krissy Marsh,[9] Lisa Oldfield,[10] Nicole O'Neil,[11] Matty Samaei,[12] Melissa Tkautz,[13] and Victoria Rees.[14][15][16] The women are described by Foxtel as "charismatic and engaging" as well as women who enjoy "the extravagant, stylish and cosmopolitan lifestyle of Sydney."[17] This marked the first time in the history of the franchise that a series has debuted with a total of seven women.[18] The filming for the ten-part series began filming in September, having The Real Housewives of Melbourne filming put on hold until 2017.[19][20] Filming concluded on December 20, 2016.[21] The series premiered on 26 February 2017,[22][23] and featured a total of twelve episodes.[24][25] On 9 January 2017, a "meet the wives" trailer was released, which featured all housewives and their profession/notability in Sydney.[26] The reunion for season one was filmed on the 26th of March, 2017, taking 19 hours to film.

Timeline of housewivesEdit

Housewives Seasons
1
Matty Samaei Main
Lisa Oldfield Main
Nicole O'Neil Main
Athena X Levendi Main
Krissy Marsh Main
Melissa Tkautz Main
Victoria Rees Main

TaglinesEdit

Matty: My lips may be fake, but they always speak the truth

Athena: The Athena X of today took lifetimes to create

Victoria: My point of view isn't the only one, but it's clearly the best

Lisa: Brains and beauty are my weapons of choice

Nicole: Beauty queens can more than handle drama queens

Krissy: When you're comfortable in your own skin, you get under someone else's

Melissa: The hardest role I've ever played is just being me

Episode ListEdit

No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Original air date Overnight Australian viewers
11"Jatz Crackers"26 February 2017 (2017-02-26)95,000[27]
22"Branch of Olive"5 March 2017 (2017-03-05)88,000[28]
33"Greek Goddess"12 March 2017 (2017-03-12)77,000[29]
44"All At Sea"19 March 2017 (2017-03-19)87,000[30]
55"For Art's Sake"26 March 2017 (2017-03-26)87,000[31]
66"Persian Party"2 April 2017 (2017-04-02)94,000[32]
77"Heartfelt Charity"9 April 2017 (2017-04-09)106,000[33]
88"Singapore Slings"16 April 2017 (2017-04-16)54,000[34]
99"Hotel Ruffles"23 April 2017 (2017-04-23)77,000[35]
1010"Anti Aging"30 April 2017 (2017-04-30)85,000[36]
1111"Fur Wedding"7 May 2017 (2017-05-07)96,000[37]
1212"Reunion"14 May 2017 (2017-05-14)89,000[38]

International broadcastEdit

The Real Housewives of Sydney will air on Arena in Australia, on 26 February 2017.[39][40][22] In New Zealand, the series premiered on 28 February 2017 on Bravo. In the UK the series premiered on 31 October 2017 on Lifetime.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Knox, David (September 3, 2014). "Real Housewives hunting Sydney, Gold Coast options". TV Tonight. Retrieved December 18, 2016.
  2. ^ Molloy, Shannon (September 2, 2014). "Real Housewives of ... where?". News.com.au. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Producers of the Real Housewives reality television franchise scout for talent in Brisbane". The Courier Mail. Kris Crane. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  4. ^ Scrimshire, Jo; Aquilina, Jessica; Karishma, Sarkari (16 May 2016). "The Real Housewives of Sydney is FINALLY announced as Foxtel reveals 'casting is underway' for long-awaited RHOM spin off". Daily Mail. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  5. ^ Van Der Meer, Erin (16 May 2016). "The Real Housewives of Sydney is Facebook Official". Comsopolitan. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  6. ^ "The Real Housewives of Sydney is Coming in 2017!". Arena. 15 May 2016. Retrieved 15 May 2016.
  7. ^ Leal, Alex (24 June 2016). "Real Housewives of Toronto, Auckland, Sydney: News, Release Date And More!". Movie News Guide. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  8. ^ "AthenaX Lavendi Arena". Arena. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  9. ^ "Meet Krissy Marsh! Arena". Arena. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  10. ^ "It's Lisa Oldfield! Arena". Arena. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  11. ^ "Meet Nicole O'Neil Arena". Arena. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
  12. ^ "Matty Samaei Arena". Arena. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  13. ^ "Melissa Tkautz Arena". Arena. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  14. ^ "Victoria Rees Arena". Arena. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  15. ^ "Your First Look Look At The Real Housewives of Sydney". Arena. 22 July 2016. Retrieved 22 July 2016.
  16. ^ Sean, Dillion. "The 'Real Housewives of Sydney' Have Been Revealed & Our Bodies Are Ready". Pedestrian. Retrieved 22 July 2016.
  17. ^ "The Real Housewives of Sydney: Coming to Arena in 2017". Foxtel. 22 July 2016. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  18. ^ Roy, Ritwik (22 July 2016). "'The Real Housewives of Sydney' has 7 women as full-time cast in Season 1 for the first time". International Business Times. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  19. ^ Skelly, Katie. "The Real Housewives of Sydney cast has been revealed!". Woman's Day. Retrieved 22 July 2016.
  20. ^ Gusmaroli, Danielle. "The Real Housewives of Sydney: Matty's whopping plastic surgery revelation! 'I've got great boobs'". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
  21. ^ Crane, Kris (19 December 2016). "Real Housewives of Sydney wrap filming and promise fireworks on screen Kris Crane". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 19 December 2016.
  22. ^ a b "Slip on your fave designer dress, pour another..." Facebook. Arena. 18 December 2016. Retrieved 18 December 2016.
  23. ^ Dennehy, Luke (19 December 2016). "Real Housewives of Sydney star Matty reveals: I've caused some drama!". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 19 December 2016.
  24. ^ "Real Housewives to set sail on Sydney". Sky News. 19 December 2016. Retrieved 19 December 2016.
  25. ^ "RHOSydney Premieres February 26". Arena TV. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  26. ^ "Sydney, meet your Real Housewives!". Facebook. Arena. 9 January 2017. Retrieved 9 January 2017.
  27. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 26 February 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 1 March 2017.
  28. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 5 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 12 March 2017.
  29. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 12 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 13 March 2017.
  30. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 19 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  31. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 26 March 2017". Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  32. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 19 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  33. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 19 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  34. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 19 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  35. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 19 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  36. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 30 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  37. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 30 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  38. ^ Knox, David. "Sunday 30 March 2017". TV Tonight. David Knox. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  39. ^ Bond, Nick. "Real Housewives of Sydney cast revealed". New.com.au. Retrieved 22 July 2016.
  40. ^ Bennett, Lindsay. "What the Real Housewives of Sydney means for Foxtel". Ad News. Retrieved 20 August 2016.

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