In a move that will surprise no one who familiar with the “Real Housewives” franchise, Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” has been renewed for a fourth season. The show, which may be best known for a past table-flipping blowout, delivered the highest rated season premier among adults 18-49 in the network’s history, according to Nielsen Media Research.
In other “Housewives”-related news, “The Real Housewives of Orange County
” delivered its highest rated episode of the series with its season finale, bringing in 2.88 million total viewers and 1.86 million adults 18-49. Six seasons in it seems viewers still have an appetite for the O.C. ladies, with the finale showing a 17 percent increase in total viewers compared to last season’s finale.
There was even positive ratings trickle down for "Watch What Happens: Live" with Andy Cohen. His post-finale show, which featured "Real Housewives of Orange County" star Peggy Tanous, brought in a total of 1.74 million viewers.