Ashley Zarlin is up for becoming a Real Housewife almost 17 years after her mother Lauri Peterson starred in the debut season of the Real Housewives of Orange County.
The 36-year-old is ready to follow in her mom’s footsteps and expressed interest in joining RHOC while appearing on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen as the episode’s bartender,
While chatting with Andy Cohen, Ashley marveled at the staying power of RHOC, saying, “I can’t believe it’s the first franchise. Like, we started it all. It’s so crazy to see how big it’s gotten. I love to see it.”
“I’m still waiting for the opportunity to be the first legacy Housewife,” she then revealed.
An intrigued Andy Cohen replied, “People always talk about Kara Keough, but I’m looking at you…”
“I know but, c’mon! Kara and I together,” Ashley quipped. “It would be amazing.”
Andy said, “I know.”
Later, Ashley shared a photo of her and Andy on Instagram and made it clear she’s manifesting becoming the first legacy Real Housewife on Bravo.
“@bravoandy said manifestations are known to become true in the clubhouse,” Ashley wrote. “First legacy housewife coming your way … I mean, it’s in my blood @lauri_peterson #LFG.”
Ashley previously appeared on RHOC alongside her mom Lauri who starred in the first four seasons of the show before exiting during season 5.
RHOC is set to return for season 17 in late 2022 or early 2023.