After conquering reality TV, creating a lucrative brand and launching her own talk show, Bethenny Frankel is taking on her next challenge: acting in a TV sitcom.
The former “Real Housewives” star and Skinnygirl mogul is playing a part that shouldn’t be alien to her: a businesswoman.
In an episode titled “Mo Purses Mo Money Mo Problems,” Frankel will play a character who offers to help launch Debbie Weaver’s (Jami Gertz) handbag business.”
The soon-to-be divorced Frankel is filming the episode this week and it’s expected to air sometime this spring, likely in March or April.
Her talk show “Bethenny,” which was a success in its trial run in limited markets last fall, will be launched nationally in syndication in Fall 2013.
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