real-housewives-new-york-premiere-party-CAST-Main.jpgBravo threw a party for “The Real Housewives of New York City” Season 3 premiere last night (Thu. March 4). While it seemed the champagne was flowing and the gals were having a great time, a couple housewives were noticeably absent and we’re not just talking “tardy to the party.”

]]>Sonja Morgan and Jennifer Gilbert, the two new housewives announced last October, were there and having a blast. After the announcement, rumors spread that two other housewives were leaving the show. Bethenny Frankel, for one, denied she was leaving back then. And there was chatter last month that Alex McCord was in danger of getting the boot. Do these pictures tell the whole story? real housewives new york premiere party CAST 1 'Real Housewives of NYC' premiere party: Which housewives were no shows?Countess LuAnn de Lesseps at the mic (one of her fave places to be) real housewives new york premiere party Countess LuAnn de Lesseps 'Real Housewives of NYC' premiere party: Which housewives were no shows?
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Countess LuAnn de Lesseps and her boyfriend, wine mogul Jacques Azoulay real housewives new york premiere party Countess LuAnn de Lesseps Jacques Azoulay 'Real Housewives of NYC' premiere party: Which housewives were no shows?
Look at Kelly Killoren Bensimon making sure LuAnn’s man, Jacques Azoulay, notices her, um, good posture! real housewives new york premiere party Kelly Killoren Bensimon Jacques Azoulay 'Real Housewives of NYC' premiere party: Which housewives were no shows?
Jill Zarin and her husband, Bobby, who’s looking great after fighting cancer last summer real housewives new york jill zarin husband premiere party 'Real Housewives of NYC' premiere party: Which housewives were no shows?
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Hmm, it’s just not like Bethenny and (especially) Alex to miss a party.
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