Kim Zolciak is expecting twins, Briana Culberson has a huge blowout with Brooks Ayers, and Top Chef Masters critics go gaga for cronuts: catch up on everything you might have missed this week.
Twice the Fun for Kim Zolciak
Don't Be Tardy star Kim Zolciak revealed this week that she and husband Kroy are expecting twins! With the addition of the two newborns, Kim and Kroy will be parents to six children. "It's going to be very busy but it's a dream come true," Kim said. "I couldn't be more excited. I had no idea…but twins do run in the family, so I guess I shouldn't have been surprised."
RHOC Reunion: Briana Explodes at Brooks
Vicki Gunvalson and ex-boyfriend Brooks Ayers have had their share of drama. Now, Vicki's daughter Briana is joining the mix in an explosive segment during the third installment of The Real Housewives of Orange County reunion episode, which airs Monday the 26th at 8/7c. One of the most stunning allegations? That Brooks told Briana's husband, Ryan Culberson, to "start hitting Briana to get her to fall in line."
Nuts for Cronuts
Cronuts are all the rage in New York these days, and our Top Chef Masters critics are not immune to the hype. Gail Simmons, a friend of the baker (Dominique Ansel) who invented the croissant-donut hybrid, had him set one aside for her. Curtis Stone admitted that the confections live up to the hype. However James Oseland and David Burke have yet try the delicacy.
Gretchen Nose Best
Everyone knows the Housewives aren't opposed to a little cosmetic surgery, but fans of The Real Housewives of Orange County were still abuzz when Gretchen Rossi debuted her "new" nose. So did the newly engaged 'Wife actually go under the knife? It turns out she didn't. "My make-up artist has been doing some shading on my nose," Gretchen told Andy Cohen. "It makes it look so much thinner, which is what I'd want it to do if I went and got a nose job."
Emmy by Bravo
Mazels all around! We're making room in our trophy case for Last Chance Kitchen's brand new Emmy! The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced on Thursday that Last Chance Kitchen has been awarded an Emmy in the category of Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Media. Last month, Bravo was nominated for five Emmy awards for Top Chef and Inside the Actors Studio, in addition to nominations for the prestigious CableFAX Program Awards.
RHOM's Alexia Echevarria Shows Off Her Palatial Home
Alexia Echevarria gave us an exclusive tour of her impressive Miami digs. The Real Housewives of Miami star's home features a recording studio, an outdoor patio and, of course, plenty of space for her shoe collection. "I love this area," Alexia says of her shoe room. "I can see all my shoes, just sit here, touch them, and even smell them. Just kidding!"
Wedding Bells Are Ringing for Christian Siriano
The man that started the "Fierce" catchphrase during season 4 of Project Runway will soon be walking down a different kind of runway--the wedding aisle. Christian Siriano recently announced his engagement to Brad Walsh. So will the fashion guru be a groomzilla? Turns out, he hasn't even begun to plan his wedding yet!"We have, like, no plans yet" Siriano revealed.