Former The Real Housewives of New York City star Bethenny Frankel isn't letting a messy, public divorce slow her roll. The reality queen's Warner Bros. and Ellen DeGeneres-sanctioned daytime talk show, Bethenny is slated to debut in national syndication on Sept. 9. Watch the promo for Bethenny after the jump! READ MORE
Bethenny Frankel’s self-titled talk show has found new executive producers. According to Deadline, Terence Noonan and Meghan Schaefer Spielberg are joining the reality star and Ellen DeGeneres as executive producers of the syndicated talk show.
Bethenny will roll out nationwide this fall.
Fresh on the heels of her divorce announcement, Bethenny Frankel stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show to open up about her personal life. The reality star/business mogul was frank with boss and friend DeGeneres about her situation:
It's difficult. Do I want to be doing this exact thing right now? No, but I can't just only be on reality TV and show everything when it's fairy princess, fairy tale and then not take my hits when I have to. I've kind of had the best worst year ever. So I have to, you know, it's the highs and the lows. ... Just going through something personal you have so many different emotions and I feel like a bit of a disappointment to all of you. And, I feel like a failure.
To find out what Frankel has to say about why she decided to end her marriage, watch the emotional interview below. READ MORE
Bethenny Frankel apparently did a nice showing during her talk show's six-week trial run. On Monday's episode of Ellen, the former reality star announced Bethenny has been picked up. Executive Producer Ellen DeGeneres stated:
We are not going to give a lot of details, because we can’t. But, it is safe to say she will be on television soon. The television show will be back on the air.
Bethenny's trial run debuted in Fox markets in Dallas (KDWF at 1 PM), Los Angeles (KTTV 2 PM), Minneapolis (KMSP 10 AM), New York (WNYW 11 AM), Philadelphia, (11 AM) and Phoenix (KSAZ 11 AM). According to Celebuzz, the show tested highly in New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Minneapolis. Watch Frankel and DeGeneres discuss their good news after the jump!