LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – The Real Housewives of Vancouver cast for season one on Slice has been announced. The Real Housewives of Vancouver cast and premiere date is consistent with previous online spoilers. Moments ago, Slice announced news that it has selected its cast as Christina Kiesel, Jody Claman, Mary Zilba, Reiko MacKenzie and Ronnie Seterdahl Negus.
Slice will air Real Housewives of Vancouver for Canadian viewers. The show is produced by Lark Productions. Lark inked the deal with Bravo’s parent NBCUniversal International. Bravo has yet to confirm news if U.S. viewers will also get to watch the Canadian-based reality show as well.
Slice also announced today its premiere date: April 4, 2012. The show will air each Wednesday night on Slice at 10 PM, the network confirms to news.
Several weeks ago, LALATE reported online spoilers about the cast. At the time LALATE wrote “the cast will include Christina Aisenstat, Jody Claman, Reiko Mackenzie, Ronnie Negus, and Mary Zilba.” Today, after months of teasers, Slice confirmed the online spoilers to be correct.
Barbara Williams, Senior Vice President of Content, Shaw Media, tells news today that There’s an insatiable appetite for the Housewives’ series and we are thrilled to launch the first ever Canadian edition.”
Will there be a scary island, a dinner party from hell, and a turtle time? Probably not, suggests Williams. But, the show “is packed with all of the juiciest story lines, drama, power, wealth and glamour that viewers love about the huge, international hit franchise. Every episode will leave people wanting more”.
“Vancouver is the perfect choice to launch the Real Housewives series in Canada and we’re proud to be a part of such a successful production franchise,” Louise Clark, President, Executive Producer, Lark Productions, tells news today. “We are delighted that Shaw and NBCUniversal have given us this opportunity to showcase this world-class city and exciting talent in a way that will definitely please both new and existing Real Housewives fans.”