“She’s good. She’s working a lot,” Beauvais, 54, solely instructed Us Weekly on Thursday, April 22, whereas selling her partnership with Arm & Hammer Baking Soda for the “Baking Soda Showdown” at-home cleansing competitors. “I said to her that she looks younger and happier since she left the show.”
The Jamie Foxx Show alum mentioned that she doesn’t suppose Richards, 50, misses being on the truth sequence in any respect. She does, nonetheless, suppose the Bold and the Beautiful actress “misses some of the girls.”
Being part of the Bravo franchise is a “hard job,” in response to Beauvais, and for Richards “last year was really tough on her.”
While the Real cohost admitted that it’s “absolutely” onerous for her to place her life on the market after turning into a full-time solid member throughout season 10 in 2020, she knew what she was stepping into.
“With Denise and I being actors, we’re used to playing a character,” Beauvais defined. “When you’re doing reality, you have to be exactly who you are and that can be tough sometimes. There’s vulnerable times that you don’t want to share, but you have to because you signed up for it.”
Richards introduced her exit in September 2020 after two seasons on RHOBH. Her departure got here after her ongoing drama with Brandi Glanville was featured throughout season 10. Glanville, 48, claimed the 2 ladies had an affair.
The Love Actually actress maintained that she didn’t sleep with Glanville, or cheat on husband Aaron Phypers, however the Drinking and Tweeting writer insisted that she had intercourse with Richards whereas visiting her on her film set in April 2019.
Richards spoke out about why she was leaving the present later in September throughout an look on The Real, saying, “the second season was challenging” and he or she thought it was “the right time” to go and begin “focusing on other projects.”
The following month, Beauvais confirmed she could be returning for season 11 of the present after beforehand saying if Richards left, she would additionally stroll away.
“I am returning to the Housewives, yes,” she mentioned throughout an interview with Entertainment Tonight in October. “You know, you gotta be a little, a little brave. A little scared. A little ready. I mean, it’s all those things, and I say it with a laugh because I’m ready, but you’re never really ready.”
The Haitian-American actress additionally spoke about Richards’ leaving, saying, she “really” wished she was coming again. “I think she’s great. I think she brings a lot. I think the fans obviously love her and root for her, so I’m really sad about it,” Beauvais mentioned. “I wish there was something that could have been done. I’m going to miss her, obviously. I’m going to miss her on the platform, but we always talk.”
In between her RHOBH duties and maintaining her friendship with Richards, Beauvais has been working with Arm & Hammer Baking Soda to launch “The Baking Soda Showdown.” The at-home cleansing competitors offers followers an opportunity to win $10,000 and hopes to encourage households to #TeamUPandCleanUp their houses collectively.
“Partnering with Arm & Hammer Baking Soda has been so organic for me. I grew up with the product in my kitchen, like most people, but finding a new way to use it has been really, really fun and also challenging my kids,” Beauvais instructed Us. “With the Arm and Hammer showdown challenge and getting them to clean without them thinking they’re cleaning has been amazing. So it’s really fun.”
Beginning on Tuesday, April 27, and ending on Tuesday, June 15, shoppers can go to the Baking Soda Showdown web site to take part. To be taught extra concerning the competitors, click on right here.
With reporting by Christina Garibaldi