The Real Housewives of Melbourne is a popular international TV show that is an extended part of the same, where certain features are similar to the original show. It was aired on 23rd February 2014 on the satellite channel Fox Arena.
The show chronicles the lives of (popular/rich) housewives of Melbourne. The original series begins with personalities like Jackie Gillies, Gina Liano, Janet Roach, Andrea Moss, Cheeka Keebaugh and Lydia Schiavello.
The Real Housewives of Melbourne has been aired through five seasons. There were changes in the upcoming seasons and some of the housewives have left the show and been replaced by others.
Andrea Moss left in the second season and her replacement was Breaux. Cheeka Keebaugh remained till the third season and was replaced by Pettifleuer Berenger. Lydia Schiavello and Gina Liano left in the fifth season and came in their place were Sally Bloomfield, and Venus BehbahaniClark.
Cherry Dipietrantonio, Simone Elliott and Kirkpatrick joined the show in the fifth season along with Gillies, Breaux, Roach and Anjali Rao.
The Real Housewives of Melbourne Aired in Different Countries
The first channel to air the Real Housewives in America was Bravo, which also aired the Real Housewives of Melbourne premier on the 3rd of August 2014. The second season got aired on 5 March 2015 and was so popular that it was shown on prime time using similar technologies.
The first Real Housewives series to achieve this was also broadcasted in countries like the UK, Sweden, Canada, Newzealand on channels like ITVBe, TV3, Slice and Bravo. The first three seasons of the Real Housewives of Melbourne with similar certain features have aired on Bravo (following information controls regulations) in the US.
All four seasons are available on purchasing a subscription to discovery plus in the US.
Increase in Viewership as New Season Arrives
The Real Housewives is one of those shows that grasp audiences across the globe because the audience retention is good and viewership has increased with newer seasons.
Even the next parts like the Real Housewives of Melbourne has become more popular and all the housewives are popular with the audience, not only in Australia but also in the US, their popularity is similar to most famous Australians.
In the first season, each episode caught 400000 plus audience, whereas the second season of the Real Housewives of Melbourne attracted 500000 plus audience in the US.
Views of The Real Housewives of Melbourne Expressed During the Show
There have been various seasons of the Real Housewives and its Australian counterpart. The stars (original girls) participating in the show are popular internationally and they have different experiences on the sets.
Given below are some incidents that have affected the star cast during the show and some with each other. It is interesting to know their views and experiences with each other.
Views of Gina Liano
Gina Liano from the first and second seasons expressed some of the good and bad moments from the season. The video file is available on the official YouTube channel.
Gina finds it challenging to shoot and work for the first season of the Real Housewives of Melbourne. After spending time with her colleagues in the Real Housewives of Melbourne, Gina has expressed her views about her coworkers as well.
Gina would describe Janet as a dramatic person, she found Pettifleur arrogant by nature, according to her Gamble is funny and hilarious whereas Lydia is restrained, Cheeka Keebaugh is evasive and Jackie is a liar.
Views of Cheeka Keebaugh
Cheeka Keebaugh, another major actress from the sets of the Real Housewives of Melbourne has shared her moments of joy and guilt. She expresses her views on her co-workers as well. Cheeka Loved visiting Mannilla during the shoot but was upset about an incident that hurt Gamble and she hopes that it would have turned out differently.
Cheeka feels she is best friends with Jackie on the sets as he is a loyal person, Pettifleur is a strong woman, but according to her, Gamble is a wicked person, she finds Lydia Schiavello naughty, and thinks Janet is feisty by her nature.
Views of Jackie Gillies
Jackie Gillies, another housewife of the Real Housewives of Melbourne has shared her moments of joy, regrets and her opinion about the rest of the housewives. Jackie thinks her Golf swing was her best moment when she was in stitches and hysterics and still it was her best moment.
According to Jackie, she doesn’t have any regrets in the show or her life because she believes in evolving through any event that occurs in her life.
Jackie founds herself closest to Cheeka as she was a fun person to be with, founds Janet to be loving and loyal by her nature, Lydia cracks her up and Jackie founds her funny, thinks Gamble is a sweet person and says that Cherry Dipietrantonio is an arrogant person.
Views of Gamble Breaux
Everyone loves Gamble Breaux in a way, but what does Gamble thinks about her co-stars and what are her good and bad moments? Gamble has called Janet once a Heroine addict and that she is originally set for cocaine and she regrets it forever.
Gamble thinks that comedy is dominant in the Real Housewives of Melbourne and leaves the American counterpart behind in being funny. And among her coworkers, Gamble is best friends with Gina.
Views of Janet Roach
She got to say something different about her moments on the sets and about her costars of the Real Housewives of Melbourne. Her best moment in the season was her son coming for her birthday and it was memorable for her. The worst moment for her was to upset Gamble by telling her about the rumour that she was not okay with. She is very close to Jackie and friends with her.
She says Jackie is a person with morals and values, according to her Cheeka Keebaugh is a gorgeous lady, she finds Chery attracting trouble for herself on various occasions, finds it difficult to get along with Pettifleur, likes Gina but thinks she is an insecure person from within.
She loves Gamble and founds her sweetheart, but was upset with Lydia schiavello as she didn’t care enough for her.
A Must Watch Show
The Real Housewives of Melbourne is a really popular show. It has gained love and popularity overseas. All the five seasons of the show that is a franchise of the Real Housewives (America) are appreciated by international audiences.
The housewives have also given phenomenal performances as they gave their best and won the hearts of people across the globe. Those of you who have not seen the Real Housewives of Melbourne are missing out on something as it is a must-watch for all audiences.