The Real Housewives franchise has had its fair share of drama over the years.
But these 13 scandals are what got viewers talking, and probably explain why the respective shows are still on the air.
Scroll down if you want all the juicy details — and let us know if we left off your favorite!
1. Cancer-gate on The Real Housewives of Orange County
Vicki Gunvalso thought that she had found the man of her dreams in Brooks Ayers. However, everyone felt like there was something off about Brooks from the get-go.
Things got downright gnarly when he told everyone he was diagnosed with stage 3 Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.
Vicki had a major falling out with her co-stars when rumors emerged that he was faking the diagnosis.
Brooks later admitted to falsifying medical documents, but Vicki was done with him.
2. Tom Causes a Rift on The Real Housewives of New York
Tom D’Agostino joined the cast during Season 8 as the boyfriend of Luann De Lesseps, but it quickly emerged that co-stars Sonja Morgan and Ramona Singer had previously dated him.
Bethenny Frankel stepped in with proof that Tom was cheating on her, but Luann married him anyway. They split eight months after the marriage. Hey, the drama made for good TV.
3. Puppy-gate on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
This scandal paved the way for Lisa Vanderpump to quite the series. Basically, Dorit Kemsley adopted a dog from Vanderpump Dogs, but then she gave the pooch to someone else after it allegedly bit one of her children.
The plot thickened when the dog was then at an another shelter and Lisa stepped in to save the dog again. All of the ladies seemingly turned on Lisa for apparently having her Vanderpump Dogs employee, John Sessa, stir the …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip