It’s official! Eboni K. Williams is joining “The Real Housewives of New York City.”
Andy Cohen confirmed the new on Twitter Thursday, writing, “Welcome to #RHONY, @EboniKWilliams!” She replied, "I’m SO excited!!"
Eboni, who is the first Black castmate, told TMZ, "NYC is filled with successful and dynamic Black women. I’m excited to join this legendary franchise as the first Black housewife. Can’t wait to share a slice of life in this city that hasn’t been seen before."
She continued, "Anyone who’s aware of my work knows I don’t hold back. I’m going to keep it just as real here as I do everywhere else."
Williams, 37, is an attorney and co-host of “State of the Culture” on REVOLT TV. She previously co-hosted “FOX News Specialists” and a WABC radio show.
The news comes on the heels of Dorinda Medley and Tinsley Mortimer exiting the show over the summer.