Lisa Vanderpump, who left The Real Housewives in 2019, remains in the world of reality TV.
The television personality and restaurateur landed her own show on E !, “Overserved With Lisa Vanderpump,” in which she invites her famous friends to a glamorous dinner party at home in her Beverly Hills mansion.
Vanderpump will bring viewers into her home, an estate called Villa Rosa, to chat and dine al fresco in her extravagant garden. In every half-hour episode she will accommodate two or three prominent guests for an evening with cocktails, games and parties that she creates herself. “Diva Tea”, “Beverly Hills Comfort Food” and “Ladies Who Brunch”.
Celebrity guests include Anna Camp, Cheryl Burke, Cheryl Hines, Gabriel Iglesias, Iggy Azalee, Jaleel White, James Kennedy, Jeannie Mai, Jeff Lewis, Jim Jeffries, Joel McHale, Kym Whitley, Lala Kent, Lance Bass, Loni Love and Margaret Cho Mario Lopez, Meagan Good, Sheryl Underwood, Steve-O, Dr. Terry Dubrow and Heather Dubrow, Tori Spelling, Trixie Mattel and Vivica A. Fox.
“Whether she’s serving the tea or spilling it, Lisa’s signature games” Rosé Pong “,” Diva Croquet “and” Get Pumped “will have her guests reveal some of her most shocking secrets,” the network said.
The series was shot in late 2020, according to production insiders. Taking photos outdoors at Vanderpump is just one example of the creative content of the pandemic when large-scale productions cannot function as usual on set.
Vanderpump has a long history with E! Parent company NBCUniversal as one of the best known reality stars and producers of Bravo. She was one of the original cast members on “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” who starred on the series for nine years and left before season nine, which aired in 2020. She also created and appeared in the successful spin-off “Vanderpump Rules,” which has aired for eight seasons and revolves around the staff at her swanky West Hollywood restaurant, SUR.
With restaurants in Los Angeles currently closed to indoor eateries due to coronavirus, the future of Vanderpump Rules is unclear, but Bravo has told Variety that the show will continue in some form, but without the main cast joining the network since fired his final season.
Together with her husband Ken Todd (who is also a regular guest on the Bravo shows), the British Vanderpump owned more than 30 restaurants, bars and clubs in London and Los Angeles, including the hotspots Pump, Villa Blanca and Tom Tom.
The series is a high-profile project with a fan-preferred star for E !, who will soon enter a new programming era without the Kardashian-Jenners. The famous family is heading to Hulu for their next media project after having spent 14 years on the cable network, which has broadcast 20 seasons and numerous spin-offs from “KUWTK”.
The final season of “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” kicks off on March 18, just before Vanderpump’s new show, which premieres at 9 p.m. The following week, “Overserved With Lisa Vanderpump” will be moved to its regular 10pm time slot on March 25th.
Check out the first promo for “Overserved With Lisa Vanderpump”:
Angelique Jackson and Kate Aurthur contributed to this story.