Even Gwyneth Paltrow doesn’t know why she retains getting name-dropped on The Actual Housewives of New York Metropolis.
The actress has been talked about — greater than as soon as — throughout the Bravo present’s 14 season run, however one second is certainly extra iconic than the others.
By now, followers of the fact present are well-versed in all issues Scary Island, however the iconic second between Bethenny Frankel and Kelly Bensimon will reside on ceaselessly.
Frankel and Bensimon went head-to-head throughout a solid journey to St. John within the U.S. Virgin Islands throughout season 3 to rejoice Ramona Singer’s “bachelorette” forward of her vow renewal to then-husband Mario Singer.
Bensimon went, as Frankel referred to as her, “cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs” on the journey, which led to a verbal altercation between the 2 girls. Bensimon was fast to hurl accusations at Frankel at a dinner throughout the trip.
“What about if you attacked Gwyneth? My good friend Gwyneth?” Bensimon requested. Frankel replied, “Who’s Gwyneth?”
“Paltrow,” Bensimon continued. “I’m out. You guys, thanks a lot.”
Frankel referred to as her former costar a “nutbag” as she ran away. Nonetheless, Bensimon was fast to return with a bag of jelly beans. “You’re completely loopy,” Frankel informed her earlier than yelling her iconic line, “Fall asleep.”
Whereas the episode initially aired in 2010, Bravo boss Andy Cohen addressed the scene with Paltrow years later when she appeared on Watch What Occurs Dwell With Andy Cohen.
“I’ve to inform you, we’ve by no means requested you this, you’ve been on the present earlier than. And each time you come on, we get this query for you,” Cohen informed the actress in October 2021. And that’s as a result of your title was notoriously dropped throughout Season 3 of a really well-known episode of The Actual Housewives of New York City on Scary Island.”
Cohen requested Paltrow to react “if any of this is sensible to you” earlier than displaying her the clip.
“So, the allegation is that Bethenny Frankel attacked you and that you’re good buddies with Kelly Bensimon,” Cohen stated. “Do both of those resonate with you on any stage?”
Paltrow, for her half, bit her lip and turned her head to the facet, seemingly confused concerning the scenario — Cohen took that as a no.
“All proper, there you go!” the TV host stated. “That’s all I wanted to know. Thanks.”
Hold scrolling for all of the occasions Paltrow has been name-dropped throughout RHONY:
Season 3’s Scary Island
Bensimon’s point out of Paltrow throughout the very well-known RHONY trip has been referenced because the episode’s 2010 premiere.
Season 14’s Reunion
Erin Lichy questioned Jessel Taank’s upbringing throughout the reunion, which aired in October 2023. Taank, for her half, name-dropped Paltrow when clapping again at her costar.
“Whilst you have been on the ballet with Brad Pitt and Gwyneth, I used to be delivering newspapers with my mom,” she hit again.