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Bethenny Frankel

'Real Housewives' Star

Separates from Husband

12/23/2012 9:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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1222_jason-Hoppy_bethenny_frankel_getty"Real Housewives of New York City" star Bethenny Frankel will soon no longer be a wife ... she's splitting up from her husband Jason Hoppy.

Frankel released a statement today, saying, "This was an extremely difficult decision that as a woman and a mother, I have to accept as the best choice for our family."

Frankel and Hoppy were married in 2010 and have a two-year-old daughter Bryn.

In addition to her "Housewives" fame, Frankel is the creator of the Skinnygirl line of cocktail, food and nutrition products.

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pkjones    

Stevie Wonder could've seen that coming

604 days ago
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Joybubble55    

She is a biiitttccchhhhh

604 days ago
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LetsBeReAL    

She's an *******. No one will ever put up with her ****. She's going to be like so many women living in manhattan. Their first love was greed and money therefore leaving them husband-less and lonely on Christmas. I'm all for women and their independence but her man was very good to her. She was a cold hearted bitch and he was a doormat. At her age, with her wrinkles, she should be glad that a man wants her that is good looking with a good job and is so family oriented. I was the biggest Bethenny fan. Although, seeing how she treated the guy on national tv and her greed for money and power is a huge turn off. She's going to get a big slap of reality when she sees her fans disappear and her ratings fall heavily. Funny how afraid she was going to be like her mom but she's exactly like her.

604 days ago
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susieq    

Jason was far to good for her - she is far to greedy and if he can't add to her image then to her he is useless - he deserves much better than Bethany - Bethany needs a total re-wire of her soul

602 days ago
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donna adams    

testing, testing

600 days ago
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donna adams    

The photo is very telling. I wish the best for Jason. As far as Bethenny is concerned, I used to be a fan but she is way too over driven and cannot imagine anyone living with her except for Cookie and Bryn.

600 days ago
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pk     

This breakup upsets me, and i feel that they will get back together. He should have continued with his own career, and she should have run all of her enterprises without. Working together doesn't work. He's a very smart guy who proceeds at a slower pace than hyper Bethanny. He's a wonderful traditional guy, but Bethanny has lacked traditional experiences. To her, family traditions may be annoyances taking her away from things to which she must pay attention for business. Loved watching them. Hope they work it out.

594 days ago
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sylvia colon    

i'm glad she's too controlling He deserve somebody better I hope her talk show is a flop

593 days ago
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Bozena Chrzanowski    

I made a wooden doll house for Bethenny Frankel daughter my friends say is beautiful if interested call (845)656-0178 Bozena

587 days ago
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joe benson    

The only thing that's going to be skinny after this divorce is her wallet. She's been a train wreck from
day one and treats him like crap. Like a two bit
servant who's job it is to bow to her every demand.
Narcissist.

574 days ago
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