Alexis Bellino

Tamra Barney dishes on her current friendships with Alexis Bellino and Vicki Gunvalson

Tamra Barney and her Real Housewives of Orange County co-stars are about to embark on the show’s eighth season. And as always, the relationships with between the women are changing. Last week, Rumorfix caught up with Tamra at her Bachelorette party and she revealed what’s going on between her and her co-stars.

Real Housewives of Orange County Season 8 photos and bios

Check out the official cast photos and bios for The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 8, including new cast member Lydia McLaughlin! Also, I ramble on a bit about how influential this show was when it premiered back in March of 2009, and how television networks have to start titling their ensemble female cast reality shows with titles that don’t end in “Wives!!!”

Real Housewives of Orange County season 8 cast, trailer, and premiere date announced

Real Housewives of Orange County is heading back to Bravo for an eighth season this Spring and with Tamra planning a wedding and Gretchen for babies, it’s sure to be an action packed season. Earlier this morning, the trailer for the long-awaited season was released and in it was plenty of drama and.. a new ‘Wife!

Real Housewives of Orange County season 8 to return in March

Real Housewives of Orange County Season 8 Tamra Barney bachelorette party

Real Housewives of Orange County‘s eighth season has been in production for a few months now which has fans dying to know when it will be returning to Bravo. With the possibillities of Gretchen being pregnant and Tamra getting married on camera, the masses are more excited than ever to catch up with the ladies of O.C. so when will it premiere?

PHOTOS Tamra Barney brings co-stars including Lauri Waring to wedding dress fitting

Tamra Barney is getting closer and closer to walking down the aisle. After celebrating her bachelorette party in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico last month, Tamra has now taken the next step in her journey to the altar. On November 30, she and the ladies of The Real Housewives of Orange County, including Lauri Waring-Peterson and Alexis Bellino, attended a wedding dress fitting, all of which taped for the upcoming season of the show.

PHOTOS The Real Housewives and families in Halloween costumes

Ramona Singer and Sonja Morgan dressed in costumes for Halloween 2012

There’s not a funner or more dramatic group of peeps no the planet than the stars of Bravo’s Real Housewives franchises, and there is no better holiday for being fun and dramatic than Halloween, right? Right! Check out the ‘Wives and their families celebrating the holiday in all sorts of spooky, fun, and sexy costumes!

Alexis Bellino confirms she is leaving Real Housewives of Orange County in statement

We reported last week that Alexis Bellino was rumored to not be returning for The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 8, and earlier today the 35-year-old mother of three confirmed the departure in a statement. Read the complete statement, in which Alexis says she turned down a “very generous offer” from Bravo, which contradicts earlier reports that she was fired. Of course, Tamra Barney is both skeptical and verbose about the whole thing!

Alexis Bellino leaving ‘Real Housewives of Orange County’

Alexis Bellino endured one hell of a seventh season of the Real Housewives of Orange County and while she publicly announced that it had left her wondering if returning to the show was the best thing for her, many doubted that she’d ever walk away. Now, after three seasons with Bravo’s hit show, Alexis has had enough.