Andy Cohen’s “Actual Housewives” gig isn’t all the time peachy.
Actually, the Bravo huge shot was almost knocked out by “Actual Housewives of Atlanta” alum Kim Zolciak-Biermann’s hulking husband, Kroy Biermann.
“I simply keep in mind Kroy yelling at me within the rest room after the reunion,” mentioned Cohen in new “Housewives” tell-all “Not All Diamonds and Rosé,” which was launched Tuesday.
Within the cheeky tome, the 53-year-old “Watch What Occurs Stay” lead recalled nearly getting clobbered by Kroy, 36, whereas internet hosting “RHOA’s” Season 10 reunion in 2018 — which might be Kim’s ultimate look on the franchise.
“It was the one time throughout the entire run the place I ever felt like I used to be going to get punched,” Cohen continued.
He famous that Biermann had additionally introduced his gun to the reunion’s set, which was filmed in Georgia, an open carry state.
However moments earlier than his and Biermann’s rest room brawl, Kim joined her fellow castmates on the reunion sofa to defend herself and her oldest daughter Brielle Biermann, 24, who shared a video of “roaches” crawling round collection co-star Nene Leakes’ rest room.
Through the season Kim was additionally caught telling fellow collection star Shereé Whitfield that there have been, “…a bunch of cockroaches in [Nene’s] rest room,” whereas exhibiting the 51-year-old the video proof on her cellphone. She additionally penned a scathing put up wherein she deemed Nene “sick” and “disgusting,” and claimed the 53-year-old lived in a “roach nest.”
However, when taken to activity by Cohen and the opposite Housewives — all of whom are African American — for the demeaning and culturally insensitive shade through the reunion, Kim — the one white solid member — denied that her roach nest-rant was racially charged.
“You’re reaching. Reaching,” mentioned the mom of six, insisting her phrases weren’t meant to characterize Nene as an impoverished black girl dwelling within the government-funded housing initiatives.
“Don’t strive it,” Kim added. “It has nothing to do with the initiatives or none of that s–t. A roach is a roach.”
Regardless of her rebuttals, Cohen and the opposite ladies continued holding her toes to the fireplace on the matter, together with different questionable feedback she made all through the season.
And her hubby wasn’t completely happy about it.
Cohen informed “Housewives” tell-all author Dave Quinn that after the present, an incensed Biermann confronted him within the commode saying, “…I didn’t defend Kim sufficient, or deal with sufficient constructive issues that had occurred to her that season on the present.”
And Cohen candidly reminded the 6-foot-3, 260-pound former NFL linebacker that his spouse didn’t give him sufficient great things to work into the dialog.
“I sheepishly mentioned, ‘Properly, there was actually nothing constructive to deal with,’” famous the fact TV head honcho — a remark he nearly instantly regretted.
“I assumed, ‘That is it, dude, there are such a lot of Housewives and husbands who’re bored with your shady s–t and also you’re about to get your reckoning,’” Cohen remembered pondering within the second, totally anticipating Biermann to slug him.
However he didn’t. And for that, Cohen was grateful.
The Bravo VIP was much more grateful to be taught that manufacturing had beforehand instructed Biermann to go away his firearm outdoors of the reunion’s filming house.
“What I’m relieved [about], I didn’t know on the time, was that Kroy had a gun with him that day and manufacturing made him depart it within the automotive,” Cohen mentioned within the ebook.