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The Real Housewives of Orange County Seasons are upon us 18 The season 17 finale could be very similar.

There have been conflicting reports in recent months. Some claim that producers are searching for new cast members and others suggest the Season 17 group. Tamra Juda, 56, Shannon Beador, 59, Heather Dubrow, 54, Gina Kirschenheiter, 39, Emily Simpson, 47, Jennifer PedrantiThere are 46 people in the world. “friend” Taylor ArmstrongThere are 52 people who could join the group. Alexis BellinoThere are 46 people in the world. Gretchen Rossi, 44.

A recent report indicates that the entire RHOC Cast is “most likely” Returning for Season 18.

“Everyone is going to be invited back for Season 18,” Brett Staffen On the October 13th episode of the TV Deets podcast. TV Deets.

Sources claim that “Producers and the network were really happy with the fan engagement this year and all of the ladies stepped up to the plate to deliver.”

Brett went on to say that producers of the series are planning to follow the fallout of Shannon’s DUI and hit-and-run arrest when filming resumes.

“I’m told that with Shannon Beador’s DUI arrest, producers want to follow the aftermath of that and how that has impacted the group,” Brett noted. “I’m also told that Jennifer [Pedranti] is expected to return and Taylor [Armstrong] will be back as well, and I’m hearing that it is ‘most likely’ she will keep her friend of the housewives role.”

Brett has also confirmed that Vicki will be appearing in the next season. But as RHOC Vicki’s fans might have heard that she has recently made it clear that is not interested in being friends. In fact, just days ago, she said on Access Hollywood’s Housewives’ Nightcap that if Bravo wants her back, they’ll have to not only allow her to reclaim her full-time role but also her full-time salary.

“I won’t be a toe-in. It’s all in or nothing … [And] it would have to be on my terms and that means financially, too. I’m not gonna go back down. I left at a certain number. Either you bring that number back or what’s the point?” Vicki wondered. “I don’t need them as much as they need me. There has to be a voice of reason and a strong, successful businesswoman that can still have fun.”

The TV Deets article stated that Bravo is always looking for new women for the show. However, at this time, no newbies are being selected. Alexis and Gretchen have been only mentioned as possible candidates.

Meanwhile, Radar Online is reporting that it’s “way too early” A season 18 Lineup to be considered The two-part reunion ended last week.

“I don’t believe these conversations have happened yet,” Insiders share their experiences.

The outlet noted that Shannon was arrested last month for DUI and hit-and-run. Vicki GunvalsonNo-brainers are, 61 and a cameo appearance in season 17.

No news yet on when the filming will start.