WASHINGTON - Bravo’s “Real Housewives” franchise is coming to Potomac, Maryland.
The network said the new series will introduce viewers to wealthy African-American families who have broken racial barriers.
So who are the ‘The Real Housewives of Potomac?’Paul Wharton joined us with the breakdown!
(WATCH HIS VIDEO AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE)
Gizelle Bryant - Single mother of three daughters - Hampton University alumna - Ex-wife of megachurch pastor/activist Jamal Bryant
Katie Rost - Potomac native - Single mother of three - Former model - Runs the Ronald F. Rost Charitable Foundation in memory of her father
Karen Huger - Virginia native, raising her family in Potomac - Married for 19 years; mother of 2 - Known for throwing over-the-top parties
Charrisse Jackson Jordan - Mother of two teenagers - Married to NBA player-turned-coach Eddie Jordan for 17 years - Her passion is giving back
Robyn Dixon - Baltimore native - UMD alumna - Mother of 2 sons - Divorced from her high-school sweetheart, Juan Dixon - She and her ex-husband still live together
Ashley Darby - UMD alumna - 2011 Miss District of Columbia - Married to Michael Darby; stepmother to his 21-and 24-year-old children
The full cast includes socialite and single mom Gizelle Bryant, international model and TV personality Katie Rost, grand dame Karen Huger, social butterfly Charrisse Jackson-Jordan, publicist and single mom Robyn Dixon, and restaurateur Ashley Darby.
"If you haven't heard of Potomac, that's fine, because that means we've done a great job of keeping it a nice, little secret," Bryant said in a video introducing the cast.
"If you don't behave yourself in Potomac, you might be asked to leave," Rost added.
“The Real Housewives of Potomac” premieres Sunday, January 17 on Bravo.