Bravo entertains Melbourne’s Housewives

Real Housewives of MelbourneUS cable channel Bravo has acquired Australian reality series The Real Housewives of Melbourne.

The show will air each Sunday 12pm ET/PT from August 3 following the deal with Bravo stablemate NBCUniversal Television & New Media Distribution, which sells NBCU-owned programming in the US and Canada.

Bravo, part of the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment group, is the home of the Real Housewives… franchise, beginning with The Real Housewives of Orange Country in 2006.

NBCUniversal International Television Production-owned producer Matchbox Pictures produces The Real Housewives of Melbourne, which pay TV platform Foxtel recently recommissioned for a second season.