Andy Cohen Reacts to Kathy Hilton’s Potential ‘RHOBH’ Exit

Weighing in. Andy Cohen shared his ideas on Kathy Hilton‘s declare that she received’t return to The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills if the solid consists of Lisa Rinna and Erika Jayne.

“Everybody who’s on the present, I need them to be enthusiastic about being on the present and have a stage of a want to be on the present and really feel nice about it,” the Bravo exec, 54, solely informed Us Weekly on Thursday, November 17, whereas selling his partnership with Fresca Combined. “[We’ve] had this example earlier than with different Housewives who’ve mentioned, ‘Look, this isn’t my group. I don’t wanna work together with X individual or Y individual.’ And so, it’s completely their choice.”

Andy Cohen, Kathy Hilton and Lisa Rinna.
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The Most Talkative creator famous that no official bulletins have been made relating to season 13 of RHOBH. “It’s type of a downtime, which is I feel vital between seasons,” he defined. “Particularly when the season is so unstable.”

Final month, the Paris in Love alum, 63, informed Us that she would “completely not” return for an additional spherical of RHOBH with the “identical precise solid” as season 12, which wrapped up in October. “I’m only a good friend, so it doesn’t matter,” she defined at BravoCon. “I don’t ever wish to say what different folks needs to be. I simply assume that it’s essential combine issues up just a little bit.”

A number of days later, the socialite received extra particular, telling TMZ that she wouldn’t return if “two bullies that intimidate loads of the opposite ladies” additionally come again, referring to the Fairly Mess creator, 51, and the previous cleaning soap star, 59.

Throughout the RHOBH reunion, the “XXPEN$IVE” singer claimed that Kathy used a homosexual slur throughout the solid’s journey to Aspen earlier this 12 months. “I see Kathy coming from the dance ground, very upset,” Erika alleged. “I say, ‘Kathy, what’s improper?’ She says, ‘The DJ’s an previous f–king f–g,’ and walked off.”

The I Need to Be a Hilton alum acknowledged that she received “pissed off” when the DJ ignored her, however she denied utilizing a homosexual slur. “I’ll admit to what I do, however I cannot be painted to be this monster,” she mentioned. “No one else heard that, and anybody who is aware of me is aware of I don’t discuss like that.”

The Watch What Occurs Stay With Andy Cohen host defined that Bravo launched an HR investigation into the alleged comment, however the outcomes have been inconclusive as a result of “it was a case of she-said, she-said.”

The Superficial creator, for his half, wouldn’t say whether or not a solid shakeup is within the works for season 13 of RHOBH, however he hinted that he hasn’t dominated something out. “I feel tweaks are all the time good,” he informed Us. “However it was a really profitable season.”

Whereas followers await an replace, the Missouri native is gearing up for the vacations with Fresca Combined’s new canned cocktails — and Rinna is prepared for a style take a look at. “Hello I’d wish to attempt my good friend Andy Cohen’s new tequila drink please,” the truth star commented by way of Instagram after her boss shared a video selling the brand new drinks, referring to the second when she shouted out Kendall Jenner‘s 818 Tequila on RHOBH.

“Rinna’s remark simply completely made me snicker,” the discuss present host informed Us. “I imply, I’ve referred to as her a catastrophe on social media, however she actually aced that one.”

With reporting by Christina Garibaldi