The drama on the Housewives franchise is not only between the cast members, but also the spouses! From Bethenny Frankel and Jason Hoppy to Vicki and Donn Gunvalson, check out 20 couples whose relationships came to an end after falling victim to the Housewives curse!
Real Housewives of Orange County’s Vicki and Donn may have renewed their vows on their 15th wedding anniversary, but they ended up calling it quits soon after in 2010.
Taylor Armstrong’s relationship with Russell came to a tragic end. Months after the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star filed for divorce and accused her estranged husband of domestic violence, he committed suicide.
Ramona Singer filed for divorce from her husband of 22 years in January 2014 after Mario cheated on her with Kasey Dexter. Ramona took him back, but Mario was unfaithful again, forcing the Real Housewives of New York star to continue with the divorce in August of that same year.
Yikes! Porsha William’s former ex-husband informed his wife that he was leaving her on social media.
Although Dina Manzo announced that she had split from her husband of 7 years, Tommy, she revealed on Real Housewives of New Jersey that they were still living in the same house together!
After divorcing in 2011, RHOA's NeNe Leakes gave her husband Gregg another chance by tying the knot again in 2013.
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LuAnn de Lesseps divorced her husband Alexander after 16 years of marriage in 2009. The Count reportedly cheated on the RHONY star with Ethiopian princess, Kemeria Abajobir Abajifar. But that wasn’t the only breakup for LuAnn, as the Countess split from her longtime boyfriend Jacques Azoulay last season.
Bethenny and Jason fell in love in front of the cameras – but their marriage ended off it! The RHONY star filed for divorce in 2013 soon after the birth of their daughter Bryn.
Kelsey Grammer’s time on RHOBH was shorter than his marriage to Camille! The duo divorced after 12 years of marriage after he cheated on the reality star with his future wife, Kayte Walsh.
Brandi Glanville’s divorce drama may have happened before she appeared on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, but that doesn’t make it any less juicy! The reality star’s husband Eddie Cibrian left her for LeAnn Rimes after the duo met on the set of the Lifetime movie Northern Lights. They later married in 2011.
RHOA's Phaedra Parks decided to end her marriage to Apollo Nida after he was sentenced to eight years in prison for bank fraud.
Another couple to bite the dust was Michaele and Tareq Salahi. Michaele left her husband for Journey’s Neal Schon in 2011. The duo ended up getting married in 2013.
Lisa Wu and Edgerton Hartwell eloped in 2005, but the RHOA stars just couldn’t keep it together, as they announced their divorce in 2011.
Jeana Keough kicked off her stint on RHOC by marrying her husband Matt, but ended her run with a divorce!
DeShawn Snow ended things with her husband Eric after he reportedly left her for another woman!
Catherine Ommanney blamed RHOA for the demise of her marriage to Charles, saying that their relationship “unraveled while shooting the show.”
Botched star Paul Nassif and his wife Adrienne Maloof ended their 10-year marriage in 2012.
Simon Barney reportedly called it quits with his wife Tamra in 2012 after the RHOC star cheated on him. But she didn’t stay single for long, marrying Eddie Judge soon after.