Two housewives have exited Real Housewives of Orange County. Jennifer Armstrong and Noella Bergener have left Real Housewives of OC after their one-season appearance. They made their debut on the Bravo reality TV series in season 16, and ahead of season 17, they departed.
On Instagram, Jennifer Armstrong and Noella Bergener made statements about their departure from the series. For Armstrong, she cited wanting to focus on her work as a cosmetic dermatologist and her family. On her Instagram story, Bergener posted a thank you to the people on the series, Bravo, and fans for her time on the series, although no specific reason for her exit was given in her post.
Jennifer Armstrong and Noella Bergener exit Real Housewives of OC
During their time on the show, both Jennifer Armstrong and Noella Bergener went through major shakeups in their relationships. Armstrong filed for divorce from her husband, Ryne Holliday, which was explored in season 17 of the reality series. The two share three children, twins Vera and Vince and Robert Valor. Bergener, who made history as the first Black bisexual Housewife for the show, went through a divorce where James Bergener filed for the separation. She has a daughter named Coco from a previous relationship and a son she shares with her ex-husband, James Jr.
Season 16 of Real Housewives of OC saw Jennifer Armstrong and Noella Bergener as the two newest additions to the cast. It saw some returning fan-favorite Housewives from previous seasons, along with Housewives maintaining the presence. It featured Shannon Storms Beador, Gina Kirschenheiter, Emily Simpson, and Heather Dubrow.
The next season of Real Housewives of Orange County has not begun filming yet. Production is slated for later this month. No release date has been announced when fans will see what kinds of drama will ensue in season 17.