Bravo Media makes its way to The Big Easy with the premiere of “Southern Charm New Orleans.” Hidden away from the beads and beats of Bourbon Street is an exclusive community of wealth, champagne, costume balls, bespoke suits, rich culture, deep traditions, and the home of the new “Southern Charm” franchise. This series will follow an elite circle of friendswho were born into prominent families and live a New Orleans’ lifestyle of exclusive parties where you know everyone and everyone knows you. Although this social grouplives in a world filled with lavish parties and exclusive invites, underneath the life of luxury brews a multitude of shocking secrets that could rock the foundation of long-standing friendships.
In a city with a deep cultural history and an ever changing landscape, lineage and prestige are used as currency. But how much is this group willing to leverage in order to attain their lifelong dreams? Socialite Tamica Lee is the face of New Orleans’ entertainment news. She’s a mother of two who embraces all life has to offer while struggling for work/life balance and issues of cultural identity in her family. Her husband, Barry Smith, is thriving as an entrepreneur, but struggles to confront the underlying tensions that are brewing in his marriage and friendships after a regrettable outburst results in unintended socialand professional consequences. Meanwhile, Justin Reese may have his hands full with a myriad of successful business ventures, but when it comes to his love life, pressure to take things to the next level with his girlfriend may prove to be too much. Reagan Charleston is a fiery spirit focused on living life on her own terms and that includes an unorthodox approach to marriage. Reagan’s husband, Jeff Charleston, is doing his best to navigate life as a retired professional football player, but is facing early signs of having issues related to football. Last but not least, Jon Moody’s a true go-getter who has made a name for himself in the prestigious art world and refuses to let anything slow down his ambitions. Their work-hard, play-hard attitudes may prove successful, but their journeys are not without a few bumps, hurdles and heartache along the way.
“Southern Charm New Orleans” is produced by InventTV and Vainglorious with Michaline Babich, Sergio Alfaro, Whitney Sudler-Smith, Tim Maloney and Ashley McFarlin Buie serving as Executive Producers along with Heather Crowe and Herb Ankrom as Co-Executive Producers.
“Southern Charm New Orleans” airs on Sundays at 9pm ET/PT on Bravo.