Leah McSweeney is the brand new woman in The Real Housewives of New York City. The Bravo star is becoming a member of the solid for season 12 after Bethenny Frankel’s in August 2019. For the socialite, the highway to moving into a gaggle of women which have recognized one another for years has not been straightforward. After some preliminary hiccups although, it appears McSweeney was capable of finding a spot within the Big Apple.
McSweeney teased an “outburst” she will likely be having with Ramona Singer within the upcoming season of the truth sequence. The distinction of ages performed an element of their conflict. McSweeney is 37-years-old whereas Singer is 63.
“You have to understand, my mother is only a couple years older than her,” McSweeney informed The New York Post. “I was going through some issues with my mom during the show, which everybody will see, and I think that my emotional outburst with Ramona had to do with a lot of my own issues with my mom.”
However, the women had been capable of soften issues and have now discovered frequent floor to face on.
“Ramona took me under her wing. She took a liking to me right away, but she also, I felt, was hard on me and holds me to a different expectation,” she continued. “Maybe she sees [in me] herself when she was younger?”
Not all of her friendships had been tough although, McSweeney famous that she immediately hit it off with Luann de Lesseps.
“I didn’t see me and her like really getting that close, but she’s f–king amazing,” the beginner added.
Ramona Singer additionally teases season 12
Singer is now the one housewife left on the RHONY franchise that has been a full-time solid member because the begin. As the longest-serving star, she has seen all of it and claims this new season is “unique.”
“I think what’s interesting about this season, someone said, describe it and, right now, the word to describe it is, it is a very unique season,” Singer informed Entertainment Tonight. “We’re showing ourselves in a different way, we’re going deeper and exposing our fears and our weaknesses, and people can relate to that, because no one has a perfect life. No one has a perfect life. And if anyone says they do, they’re lying. So, I think fans will relate to that, and they’ll be, like, you know what? I relate to that.”
The Pinot Grigio queen additionally stated she was extra relaxed filming this season with out Frankel.
“Even though Bethenny is a very strong character, she’s well received by the viewers, by us, she is basically — we all walk on eggshells around her,” Singer added. “We couldn’t really be ourselves. She’s such a big personality, she kind of took over the room. No air left for us. And I think, this season, the fans will be surprised to see a different side of most of us. And listen, we still have our arguments, we still fight, but there’s a bond that’s different. There’s something so special and unique. Very unique.”
Season 12 of The Real Housewives of New York City begins Thursday, April 2 on Bravo.