Bethenny Frankel has revealed that her on-and-off boyfriend Dennis Shields was by her facet throughout the “Actual Housewives of New York” reunion earlier than his sudden dying in August.
On Wednesday, the fact star replied to a fan on Twitter who advised her that she dealt with the information of Protect’s dying with “grace and class,” and he or she revealed that he was together with her throughout the taping of the “RHONY” reunion a month previous to his passing.
Frankel wrote, “Thanks. It places lots in perspective. He was with me on the reunion & the years prior. He was a genius who may discuss concerning the present trivia all day. He was my best supporter.” The fact star and Skinny Woman mogul then added the hashtags #sweetassugar and #toughasnails.
Shields was discovered useless in Trump Tower in Manhattan on August 10, the medical expert advised Fox Information. He was 51. It was later revealed that the banker died of a reported overdose in his New York Metropolis condominium, and his funeral was held on Lengthy Island days later.
Frankel and Shields appeared collectively on Bravo’s “Actual Housewives.” He was filmed with the favored forged member throughout the present’s most up-to-date season.
Virtually three weeks after his dying, the Skinny Woman denims creator opened up about her former boyfriend’s dying and shared an emotional tweet which learn, “It’s exhausting to breathe & I respect you giving me the house & assist to strive to take action. It’s excruciating-sudden dying isn’t any closure & fixed ?s [sic] & reminiscences. Our relationship is present so it’s painfully uncooked. Attempting to remain wholesome & transfer by it w tears & shut buddies. Xo.”
The fact-show pair met in 1988 when he dated and finally married the star’s highschool good friend, Jill Shields. Frankel and Shields reconnected in 2016 after the banker separated from his spouse.
Fox Information’ Sasha Savitsky and Katharine Lam contributed to this report.