During an interview with E! News on January 27, hours before the airing of the second half of the dramatic “Real Housewives of Orange County” reunion, Kelly explained why she believes the mother of seven lied about being an alcoholic during season 15.
“I’m skeptical about it because she’s a liar, admitted lying all last season and she claimed that she needed to carry the show this year,” Kelly revealed.
Braunwyn Windham-Burke Didn’t Want To Be ‘Boring-wyn’ During ‘RHOC’ Season 15
According to Kelly, Braunwyn went into season 15 of “The Real Housewives of Orange County” with the mindset of changing her previously “boring” persona on the show.
“She said she was called boring, Boring-wyn, last year. And so she wanted to create storylines and I know that for a fact. I was there,” Kelly recalled. “I know everything that her agent told her to, she needed to stop drinking and it she became sober it would be a great storyline for her.”
Kelly Dodd Doesn’t Doubt That Braunwyn Windham-Burke Has A ‘Problem’ With Drinking
While Kelly said she does believe that Braunwyn has a problem with her drinking, she told E! News that she doesn’t believe she’s “a true alcoholic.”
“The timing is just totally suspect,” Kelly noted. “Her vow renewal, she claimed that Sean was the love of her life and then she claims that she was never attracted to him. And then the love shack last year was fake, writing her book was a fake. She criticizes my travel and then she travels herself and she was going off with other housewives to places. She’s off to Puerto Rico.”
Braunwyn Windham-Burke Renewed Her Vows To Husband Sean Burke Before Coming Out As A Lesbian
According to Kelly, Braunwyn did a lot to get camera time during “The Real Housewives of Orange County” season 15, including her vow renewal to Sean Burke.
“She always said she liked girls but now she’s a lesbian. The did the vow renewal for a storyline. She goes and hires a photographer for her protests. She said she loves everyone and then attacks all the cast mates. And then she said she supports women and then here she is investigating [Elizabeth Vargas],” she said.
Kelly Dodd Believes Braunwyn Windham-Burke’s Storylines Are Made Up
Kelly also said that while she’s all about people getting sober who need to, she believes Braunwyn has fabricated her storylines.
“Does she have a drinking problem? Yeah. I just feel like her storylines are made up and that’s just my opinion. I’m glad that she’s cleaning herself up but she’s completely alienated herself…I just question her motives and her honesty,” Kelly stated.
To see more of Kelly, Braunwyn, and their cast mates, don’t miss tonight’s conclusion of the two-part “Real Housewives of Orange County” season 15 reunion, which airs at 9/8c on Bravo.