The Real Housewives of Orange County (RHOC) is a reality show that follows the lives of affluent women in Southern California. It is the original series of the larger Real Housewives franchise that includes shows in different cities and countries. The show premiered on Bravo on March 21, 2006 and has aired 16 seasons so far.

The show features the personal and professional lives of several women residing in Orange County, California. The cast changes over the seasons, but some of the most notable housewives include Vicki Gunvalson, Tamra Judge, Heather Dubrow, Shannon Storms Beador, Gina Kirschenheiter, Emily Simpson and Kelly Dodd. The show also features their husbands, boyfriends, children, friends and other relatives.

The show depicts the housewives’ daily activities, such as shopping, dining, socializing, traveling, working and parenting. It also showcases their conflicts, dramas, scandals and secrets. Some of the recurring themes include divorce, infidelity, lawsuits, health issues, addiction, plastic surgery and religion.

The show is known for its lavish lifestyle, glamorous events and explosive arguments. It also features some memorable moments, such as Vicki’s cancer scam, Tamra’s baptism, Heather’s champagne doorbell, Shannon’s affair revelation, Gina’s DUI arrest and Kelly’s positive COVID-19 test.

The show has received mixed reviews from critics and viewers. Some praise it for its entertainment value, cultural impact and female empowerment. Others criticize it for its superficiality, materialism and negative portrayal of women.

The show has also spawned several spin-offs and specials, such as Date My Ex: Jo & Slade , Tamra’s OC Wedding , The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip , The Real Housewives Awards and The Real Housewives of Orange County: Uncensored .

The show is currently in its 17th season, which premiered on June 7, 2023. The season features six main housewives: Tamra Judge (who returns after a two-season hiatus), Heather Dubrow (who returns after a four-season hiatus), Shannon Storms Beador, Gina Kirschenheiter, Emily Simpson and Jennifer Pedranti (a new housewife). It also features Taylor Armstrong (a former housewife from The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills ) as a friend of the housewives.

The season features some new twists and surprises, such as a cameo from Vicki Gunvalson (the OG of the OC who left the show after season 14), a heated confrontation between Heather and Shannon over a lawsuit involving Heather’s husband Terry Dubrow (a famous plastic surgeon), a shocking revelation from Jen about her husband’s infidelity and how she found out about it, a wild bachelorette party for Nicole James (Heather’s friend) in Las Vegas that involves strippers, champagne and handcuffs, a scary accident involving Gina’s son Nicholas that lands him in the hospital and a glamorous vow renewal ceremony for Emily and Shane that features a surprise guest.

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 05 Description Campfire Confessions While the ladies take on ranch-hand tasks, Gina warns Heather about Tamra, who reveals a disparaging comment about Heather’s career that puts Taylor in the hot seat. Gina and Jenn hash out feelings about infidelity. Shannon and Tamra give their friendship another […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 06 Description Big Trouble in Big Sky The adventure continues in Montana when the ladies partake in fly-fishing and white-water rafting. Heather helps Gina deal with pent-up emotion but later feels betrayed and contemplates their friendship moving forward. Back home in the OC, Jenn breaks the […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 07 Description Oh Nobu You Didn’t Gina questions her friendship with Heather, as she feels there’s a lot left unsettled after Montana. Emily reconnects with her estranged mom. Shannon struggles to find the balance between her business and relationship with John Janssen. Heather throws a dinner […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 08 Description Backyard Bikini Clash Emily throws a pool party and Tamra brings a surprise guest who wants to clear the details about Jenn and Ryan’s past. Gina works through personal issues with her ex. Heather and Emily make peace. After Tamra and Emily exchange stories, […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 09 Description Loose Lips and Relationships Jenn and Tamra put their issues to rest and plan a triple date. Eddie confronts Ryan about all the rumors. As Heather nears the finish line with her L.A. penthouse, she ventures into new territory with a unique business venture […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 10 Description A Doppelgänger Disaster Jenn and Tamra co-host a party where the ladies dress as each other. Tamra pushes Eddie to figure out his next business venture. Heather informs Gina that Shannon is talking about Gina’s relationship. Vicki brings a keg to the party, kicking […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 11 Description It’s My Fiesta and I’ll Cry if I Want To Shannon prepares for a fiesta party while dealing with the aftermath of her relationship issues going public. Shannon and Heather face off about the source of the relationship rumors. Tamra, Jenn and Taylor support […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 12 Description Pumpkins and Paparazzi Taylor hosts a pumpkin-carving party where Gina confronts Shannon for starting rumors about her past indiscretions. The ladies question Heather about recent paparazzi photos and wonder if they were staged. Jenn raises concerns about marrying Ryan. Shannon confides in Tamra about […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 13 Description Big News, Bigger Secret Heather throws a party to launch her HD Network, but tensions arise when Emily reveals an issue from the past. Jenn introduces Ryan to her mother. Tamra plans a trip to Mexico, but when news breaks of Heather’s house sale, […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 14 Description Viva Las Tres Amigas The trip continues as the ladies head to the Mexican jungle. Heather keeps herself in the hot seat after offending Emily. Shannon finally opens up to the group about her relationship with John. Vicki’s surprise arrival turns sour when she […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 15 Description The Tipping Point The ladies enjoy their final days in Mexico and travel to Tulum. Jennifer questions all of her relationships and hopes that a shaman can bring her clarity. After a debate about social media, Heather feels alienated by the group and her […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 16 Description Welcome to the Freak Show After a volatile end to their trip to Mexico, Heather finds herself on an island and sets out to prove that Tamra is the root cause of everyone’s issues. Shannon invites Tamra and Jennifer over and tests her Sitolonic […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 01 Descriprion Here Comes the Judge Tamra Judge is back, but her return to the group proves rocky when she accuses Shannon of ghosting her. Shannon is hurt that Tamra has blasted her in the press. Emily adjusts to being a full-time mom. Heather wants to […]

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The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 17 Episode 17 Description Reunion, Part 1 The ladies of Orange County reconvene as they rehash Season 17. Tamra tries to prove that Jennifer’s relationship is not what it seems. Emily questions Heather’s true feelings about the group. Things get heated when Gina contemplates her future on the […]