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Followed by 

The Real Housewives of Atlanta (2008) (TV Series)

Version of 

Made in Chelsea (2011) (TV Series)
version of same show concept from different country
Mulheres Ricas (2012) (TV Series)
version of same show concept from different country

Spin-off 

Tamra's OC Wedding (2013) (TV Series)
Chronicles wedding of Tamra Barney, a housewife on "The Real Housewives of Orange County", and her fiancé

Referenced in 

The Girls Next Door: Bedtime Stories: The Best of the Girls Next Door (2007) (TV Episode)
Holly says that watching early episodes of "The Girls Next Door" is like watching "The Real Housewives of Orange County"
Saturday Night Live: Tina Fey/Carrie Underwood (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Amber
Bones: The Skull in the Sculpture (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Cameron Diaz mentions watching the show
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.11 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $15,000 question
The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.23 (2009) (TV Episode)
Toby Keith says he's embarrassed to admit he watches the show
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: The Real Housewives of Millionaire 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: The Real Housewives of Millionaire 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Vicki as she presents a question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: The Real Housewives of Millionaire 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Lynne and Jeana as they present questions
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: The Real Housewives of Millionaire 4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $3,000 question presented by Gretchen
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: The Real Housewives of Millionaire 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $7,500 question presented by Tamra
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.31 (2010) (TV Episode)
Lisa Lampanelli says that Nicolas Cage as a blond looks like he is from the show
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.142 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 question
Community: The Art of Discourse (2010) (TV Episode)
Jeff suggest "The Real Housewives of Greendale" as a TV show.
The Simpsons: Judge Me Tender (2010) (TV Episode)
"Grave Robbers of Orange County" is one of the reality shows mentioned to Moe.
Are We There Yet?: The Michele Obama Sweater Episode (2010) (TV Episode)
Nick Parsons made a reference about show to Suzanna Kingston
Drop Dead Diva: Begin Again (2010) (TV Episode)
Jane mentions it.
Trust (2010)
"Real Housewives of Chicago"
The Simpsons: Loan-a Lisa (2010) (TV Episode)
"The Real Housewives of Ogdenville"
Smallville: Patriot (2010) (TV Episode)
Tess refers to Lois and Clark's argument as "The Real Housewives of Metropolis."
Saturday Night Live: Zach Galifianakis/Jessie J (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced on "The Talk"
After Lately: Weekend at Chelsea's (2011) (TV Episode)
Heather mentions that Vicki Gunvalson is one of the housewives.
The Simpsons: The Real Housewives of Fat Tony (2011) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Glee: I Am Unicorn (2011) (TV Episode)
Puck says Quinn looks like a Real Housewife of Reno
Revenge: Duplicity (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Beavis and Butt-Head: Holy Cornholio (2011) (TV Episode)
"Real Housewives of Detroit" mentioned
Raising Hope: Burt's Parents (2011) (TV Episode)
Virginia mentions show to Burt
Psych: Neil Simon's Lover's Retreat (2011) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "We are all the 'Real Housewives' of somewhere."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.80 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions the show while introducing the spoof "The Real Housewives of Milwaukee"
Californication: Here I Go Again (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Being Human: When I Think About You I Shred Myself (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.43 (2012) (TV Episode)
Josh Wolf mentions the show.
American Reunion (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
Saturday Night Live: Sofía Vergara/One Direction (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Watch What Happens: Live" segment
The Cinema Snob: Sleepaway Camp (2012) (TV Episode)
"Can this just be called The Real Housewives of Sleepaway Camp at this point?"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.173 (2012) (TV Episode)
Zachary Levi interviews a woman who names all the women on the show
Burn Notice: Shock Wave (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Madeline Westen: "Yeah, there's a 'Real Housewives' marathon. I'll draw the blinds and stay in."
Supernatural Activity (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
Awkward.: Homewrecker Hamilton (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.136 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the title characters by name.
Jeff Dunham: Minding the Monsters (2012) (TV Special)
Peanut says that any of the Orange County Housewives are the kind of Batman villains that scare him
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.42 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay says that the Real Housewives of Orange County were shocked to hear PETA's claims that turkeys are suffering heart attacks because of their large breasts
Dave's Old Porn: Amy Schumer/Robert Kerman (2012) (TV Episode)
Dave Attell mentions 'The Bad haircuts of orange county'
General Hospital: Episode dated 3 December 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
"The Real Cassadines of Spoon Island"
How I Met Your Mother: The Over-Correction (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Lily Aldrin.
General Hospital: Episode dated 5 February 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
"Real Housewife-y"
Hell's Kitchen: 14 Chefs Compete (2013) (TV Episode)
Title appears on-screen when Gretchen is shown
One Life to Live: The Real Husbands of Llanview (2013) (TV Episode)
"The Real Housewives of Llanview"
Awkward.: Indecent Exposure (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogues
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.144 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Alexis Bellino is on the show
Curse of Chucky (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
How to Be a Man (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
Bones: The Cheat in the Retreat (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Queen Latifah Show: Episode #1.7 (2013) (TV Episode)
While being interviewed by Queen Latifah, Kevin Hart mentions this television show
Embrace of the Vampire (2013) (Video)
"The Real Students of North Summit"
White Collar: Controlling Interest (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Clinton Jones.
Haven: Shot in the Dark (2013) (TV Episode)
"Real Bigfoot Housewives"
Awkward.: Karmic Relief (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.193 (2013) (TV Episode)
The round table talks about the show.
The Blacklist: The Alchemist (No. 101) (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Perception: Curveball (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Micah Conley: "I couldn't believe how similar we were. We both hated Okra. We... we both liked "Real Housewives," which is crazy, 'cause no guys like that show."
2 Broke Girls: And the Not Broke Parents (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Max
RuPaul's Drag Race: Glamazon by Colorevolution (2014) (TV Episode)
Courtney says she and Joslyn modelled their commercial characters on the Real Housewives.
The Cinema Snob: The Lonely Lady (2014) (TV Episode)
"Probably Real Housewives fans...if they could read."
The Mindy Project: Annette Castellano Is My Nemesis (2014) (TV Episode)
Mindy mentions "Real Housewives".
Modern Family: The Long Honeymoon (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Gone Girl (2014)
"The Real Housewives of Branson"
Happyland: Park Maintenance (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Grey's Anatomy: Bend & Break (2014) (TV Episode)
"Real Lesbian Housewives M.D. of Seattle"
The Mysteries of Laura: The Mystery of the Mobile Murder (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Laura Diamond.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Brian Shaw (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Aisha
The Comeback: Valerie Makes a Pilot (2014) (TV Episode)
Mark refers to Andy Cohen as "the Housewives guy".
Sleepy Hollow: Heartless (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Parenthood: Aaron Brownstein Must Be Stopped (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Rubbery Homicide (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Brody.
Old Dogs & New Tricks: Homo for the Holidays (2014) (TV Episode)
In this episode, Nathan claims to have given Andy Cohen the idea for Bravo's "Real Housewives..." series by telling him, back in the day, that he'd only watch 'Desperate Housewives' if it were cast with real housewives. "And have I seen a single dime," he asks.
K.C. Undercover: Photo Bombed (2015) (TV Episode)
Judy mentions watching Real Houseboos of Connecticut.
Revenge: Bait (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
iZombie: Liv and Let Clive (2015) (TV Episode)
"Real Homemakers of Whoretown"
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8629 (2015) (TV Episode)
Sinead mentions the Real Housewives shows.
RuPaul's Drag Race: Prancing Queens (2015) (TV Episode)
The mini challenge spoofs the "Real Housewives" series of shows.
Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris: Shaquille O'Neal (2015) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
iZombie: Real Dead Housewife of Seattle (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference, "Real Dead Housewife of Seattle".
The Originals: Beautiful Mistake (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Tosh.0: Possum Lady (2015) (TV Episode)
"The alpine wives of Heartbreak Ridge"
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: My Mom, Greg's Mom and Josh's Sweet Dance Moves! (2015) (TV Episode)
Greg says, "You ready to be on 'The Real Housewives of the Rich and Famous'?"
TruInside: Bridesmaids (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog as "Real Housewives"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jodie Foster/Daveed Diggs/Graham Nash (2016) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions that his DVR is filled with episodes recorded by his wife
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jada Pinkett Smith/Andy Cohen/Gallant (2016) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions the Real Housewives franchise as he introduces Andy Cohen

Featured in 

Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.83 (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips from the show featuring guests Tamra Barney and Gretchen Rossi are shown.
Count It Down: Guilty Pleasure TV Shows (2013) (TV Movie)
The "Real Housewives" franchise, which began in Orange County, is #11.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Rooney Mara/Paul Reiser/Adam Lambert (2015) (TV Episode)
Altered clip in the Hidden Credits segment

Spoofed in 

unReal Housewives of Kansas City (2009) (TV Series)
web parody of this show
unReal Housewives of Kansas City: Doubles Anyone?: Part 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Parody of the popular Bravo shows
The Simpsons: Boy Meets Curl (2010) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "Real Housewives of Shelbyville" program that Marge watches on TV
Futurama: Attack of the Killer App (2010) (TV Episode)
"The Real Housewives of Sim City".
Living Will... (2010)
"The Real Housewives of Cherry Hill" show
2 Broke Girls: And the Reality Check (2011) (TV Episode)
Peach tells Max she is going to be on The Real Housewives of TriBeCa, a spoof of this television show
Robot Chicken: The Godfather of the Bride 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "Undead Housewives" in the vampire TV segment
Saturday Night Live: Lindsay Lohan/Jack White (2012) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "The Real Housewives of Disney" segment
Stevie TV: Episode #1.7 (2012) (TV Episode)
"The Real Housewives of Orange County" skit
Real Housekids of Sylvania (2013) (Short)
parody
Arrested Development: Queen B. (2013) (TV Episode)
"Real Asian Prison Housewives of the Orange County White Collar Prison System"
The Best Man Holiday (2013)
"Real Housewives of Westchester"
The Simpsons: Days of Future Future (2014) (TV Episode)
"The Real Housewives of Venus"
The Simpsons: The Wreck of the Relationship (2014) (TV Episode)
"The Real Housewives of Tampa Bay"

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