Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Carlton Gebbia made headlines last week, when she was rushed to the hospital after a booze-filled night. The Season 4 newbie isn’t the only housewife who’s been known to hit the bottle, though!
In fact, many of the Real Housewives have been drunk on camera. “It’s encouraged because the women let their guard down,” a source tells Star. Check out who else has from each of the franchise’s hit shows has been caught partying a little too hard!
Brandi turned heads last summer when she had a major wardrobe malfunction after a night out with friends in Los Angeles. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star exposed her bare breasts and underwear while attempting to hold up her sheer dress outside a club.
In September, outtakes from Season 8 of The Real Housewives of Orange County showed a new side of Heather! During a daytime limo ride with castmates Tamra Barney and Gretchen Rossi, she admitted, “I may have drank too much champagne,” before sharing her opinion on morning sex. The behavior was out of character for the 45-year-old, though. “I’ve never seen her like this before,” Tamra shared.
Sonja blew through a stop sign in June 2010, causing Southampton Village police to pull her over. She failed a sobriety test, refused a breathalyzer, and was eventually arrested for DUI. Still, she’s since been caught slurring and stumbling by paparazzi on more than one occasion after the arrest — as recently as this past January!
Considering she has a line of low-calorie, alcoholic drinks, it’s no surprise that Bethenny likes to let loose every once in a while! On an episode of her spin-off show Bethenny Ever After, the former Real Housewives of New York City star showed off how she likes to break it down after tipping a few back.
Drinking might be what actually got NeNe her Real Housewives of Atlanta role in the first place! The Dancing With the Stars contestant recently admitted that she “had wine instead of having breakfast” on the day she met with Bravo’s casting director for the first time. Back in 2011, Anderson Cooper also admitted that the reality star had once drunk-dialed him!
The former Real Housewives of New Jersey star was often seen with a drink on the show, and has been known for her tendency to “drunk tweet.”
After Taylor went on a drunken rant on an episode of Couples Therapy in January, she opened up about her alcohol use in the past. “When I was on Beverly Hills, especially after [my ex-husband's] suicide, I found myself drinking to cope,” she admitted on Bethenny, adding, “It definitely became a crutch for me.”
Shortly after she joined The Real Housewives of Miami in Season 2, Joanna made herself memorable by getting drunk at the 10th anniversary of her then-fiance’s nightclub. During the outing, she went on a profanity-filled rant upon seeing her sister’s ex. She’s previously denied accusations that she has a drinking problem.
Joanna’s costar (and enemy), Lisa, had an on-camera, drunken night of her own at the end of Season 3, when the group went to Vegas. “I definitely did not realize how much I had to drink and wish I was more self-conscious of my behavior,” she admitted afterward.
This video kind of says it all! Luckily, Kim went to rehab and is now sober.