As previously reported, Caroline Manzo is leaving The Real Housewives of New Jersey. The reality star opened up about her decision in a BravoTV blog Monday, saying she is leaving the show to maintain her moral dignity.
Another day, another Real Housewives spin-off.
Caroline Manzo, the outspoken matriarch from The Real Housewives of New Jersey, is filming a pilot, Bravo confirms to Us Weekly.
Currently titled Manzo'd With Children, the project will follow Manzo and her Italian family that includes her husband Albert, daughter Lauren, and sons Albie and Chris, who have all been a fixture on Real Housewives since its premiere. Manzo's sister, Fran, who recently made an appearance along with her pet pig, will also be on the series.
Who would've thought after last season's fiery Real Housewives of New Jersey reunion that this season would offer viewers a civilized conversation between Caroline Manzo and Teresa Guidice?
"Teresa and I have a very strange relationship where we're able to battle, but also sit on a couch together with an understanding of each other," Manzo tells TVGuide.com. "I wasn't at all worried about meeting her [one-one this season] and I don't think she was at all worried about going to meet me."
Jersey girls are known to be tough, but are the stars of The Real Housewives of New Jersey tough enough?
After the reality show's volatile Season 4—which ended with Teresa Giudice largely split off from the rest of the cast — the first ladies of the Garden State are back for more drama.
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