The Real Housewives of Orange County

Monday 8:00 PM on Bravo Premiered Mar 21, 2006 Between Seasons




Episode Guide

  • Season 1
    • Meet the Housewives
      This inside look at the Housewives from Orange County introduces the five ladies to the world.
    • Episode 101
      Episode 1
      In the first episode of 'The Real Housewives of Orange County,' Jeana's son Shane faces the stress of high school graduation and the baseball draft, where he feels pressure to become the third generation Keough to play pro baseball. Shane's sister Kara is feeling the sting of sibling rivalry and things get ugly when she demands a new car. Meanwhile, Kimberly discusses her breast implants ' a gift for her husband's 40th birthday ' and takes her daughter, Bianca, for professional make-up for a junior high dance. She then decides it's time to enjoy afternoon cocktails with friends and meets Jo in a chance encounter. Twenty-something Jo struggles with her new life as the fiancée of a wealthy thirty-something man. Jo and her fiancée, Slade, argue over her desire to continue partying. Jo ventures out and meets Kimberly, her first gated housewife friend. Vicki spares no expense to celebrate her daughter Briana's prom and graduation party but dreads her ex- husband's arrival for the festivities. Lauri deals with the aftermath of her divorce and lower status life outside the gates. Things get even more complicated when her adult daughter comes home for a surprise visit.moreless
    • Episode 1
      Episode 2
      Shane is nervous about high school graduating and the pressure of making it big in baseball as his father did; Kimberly discusses the option of breast implants; Jo begins to deal with her being engaged to an older, richer man.
    • Episode 102
      Episode 2
      Rabbits have overrun the gated Orange County community, and Jeana's son Shane has gained the reputation as the official 'rabbit hunter.' Jeana decides it's the perfect time to take her kids on vacation to Mexico, where Shane finds romance. Kimberly is feeling neighborhood pressure to upgrade her car, and decides to go shopping for something more pricey and suitable for the prying eyes of the Orange County community. Meanwhile, Jo's fiancée Slade plans a high-powered business meeting with a potential client, Brent, which makes Jo miss her career. He plots a 'chance encounter' with Brent in their neighborhood. Jo continues her quest to accept her life of leisure by taking a tennis lesson with Kimberly. Vicki takes Briana and a group of cheerleaders on a cruise, where Vicki's wild side emerges. Upon their return, Vicki worries about money, argues with Michael about getting a job, and fears that her employee Lauri isn't going to work out. Lauri's troubles continue to mount. Her son, Josh, gets into big trouble at school and gets arrested. Lauri has to break the news to her youngest daughter, Sophie. Lauri looks forward to her work convention with Vicki, unaware that Vicki is contemplating firing her.moreless
    • Episode 2
      Episode 3
      Shane is hired by Jo to hunt rabbits that are invading the neighborhood: Kimberly is being pressured into upgrading her car; and Vicki gets pretty wild on a cruise.
    • Episode 3
      Episode 4
      Shane is in Arizona visiting a college; Kara passes the time by spending money; and Vicki and Lauri get Botox treatments.
    • Episode 4
      Episode 5
      Kimberly and Scott go house hunting with Jeane; Shane takes a liking to Jo; Lauri has problems with her 16 year old son; and Vicki and her husband have an argument over Briana.
    • Episode 105
      Episode 5
      Jeana's son Colton breaks his hand in a fight about drugs. Kimberly and her family hire a 'dog guru' to deal with their out-of-control dog. Later, aroutine trip to the doctor leaves Kimberly quite concerned. Now in the workforce, Jo is struggling to keep up with her responsibilities around the house. Slade bonds with his sons over his exotic ' and pricey ' costume collection. A lost bet to Slade forces Jo to do housework ' in a very sexy outfit.Vicki interrupts Briana's date, fearing that her daughter is too serious with her boyfriend, Colby. Unemployed Donn begins a renovation of a home nearby, and Michael finally gets a job. Vicki and Lauri's attempt at after-work cocktails in the Jacuzzi is crashed by Michael and his friends, who are all smitten with Lauri. Lauri is thrilled when her son Josh is finally released from juvenile hall, but is upset when Ashley refuses to attend the celebration.moreless
    • Episode 5
      Episode 6
      Jo is having problems taking care of the house. Josh gets out of juvenile hall. Vicki's husband is working on a house flip. Colton breaks his hand.
    • Episode 6
      Episode 7
      Slade's parents come visiting; Vicki attends her high school reunion; and Kimberly is awaiting news from her doctor.
    • Episode 7
      Episode 8
      Jo and Slade continue to have problems; Shane prepares to leave for college.
    • Episode 108
      Episode 8
      Join the ladies of "The Real Housewives of Orange County" as they sit down to reunite and reflect on such topics as wild diamond parties and unruly children in a reunion special. The special will feature new cast interviews, the best clips and the most outrageous moments from the series that brought viewers inside one of Southern California's wealthiest communities. Grab a martini and tune in. This is one reunion you won't want to miss.moreless
    • Reunion Episode
      Episode 9
      The five women reunite to tell their stories and reflect on the show.
  • Season 2
  • Season 3
  • Season 4
  • Season 5
  • Season 6
  • Season 7
  • Season 8
  • Season 9
  • Season 10
  • Season 11
  • Season 12