Kelly Bensimon Says ‘RHONY Legacy’ Is Not Like Scary Island

A few of Kelly Bensimon’s Final Women Journey costars have mentioned the upcoming fourth season is as wild because the notorious Scary Island trip from The Actual Housewives of New York Metropolis, however she doesn’t suppose it’s fairly so dangerous.

“Scary Island was a completely completely different scenario,” Kelly, 55, solely informed Us Weekly forward of the present’s premiere. “Lots of the ladies didn’t wanna go. There have been a number of different elements of the narrative that had been taking place that had been including to the hearth of the present. This was a completely completely different scenario. That is ladies of their 40s and 50s occurring a ladies journey with rather a lot at stake and a number of new issues taking place.”

Kelly is about to reunite with 5 different RHONY alums for the upcoming RHONY Legacy season of Final Women Journey, which is about to premiere later this yr. The present’s forged additionally consists of Sonja Morgan, Luann de Lesseps, Ramona Singer, Kristen Taekman and Dorinda Medley.

Kelly was a part of the RHONY forged in season 3 when the Housewives traveled to St. John within the U.S. Virgin Islands for a “bachelorette” occasion celebrating Ramona’s vow renewal with then-husband Mario Singer. Along with Ramona, Luann, Sonja and Kelly, the group included Bethenny Frankel and Alex McCord. The journey — dubbed Scary Island — was documented over three episodes and is extensively thought of by followers to be the wildest trip in Housewives historical past.

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Luann, 58, solely informed Us in July that RHONY Legacy is “like Scary Island half two” however famous that “it was an important journey” regardless of some as-yet-undisclosed drama. “When you have got that many ladies collectively, there’s all the time gonna be one thing,” she defined. “I like it as a result of the fourth wall comes down rather a lot. We’re speaking about our perspective of what occurred years in the past.”

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Kelly, for her half, acknowledged that she and her costars had been “wild” on the journey. “I can’t let you know an excessive amount of about it, clearly, nevertheless it was an actual ladies journey,” Kelly informed Us. “When the followers ask me [what it was like], I’m like, ‘You’ve been on a ladies journey collectively.’ Typically one’s in a very good temper. Typically one’s in a very dangerous temper, generally there’s hardship, generally there’s a dramatic second. There was rather a lot occurring, and the feelings had been operating so excessive.”

With out getting too particular, Kelly confessed that she felt “actually good” about being on the journey. “There was widespread floor, which made me really feel snug,” she defined. “Plus, it was St. Bart’s, and I do know it so effectively. … Each day was so fascinating.”

Season 4 of The Actual Housewives Final Women Journey will stream through Peacock later this yr.

With reporting by Christina Garibaldi