The upcoming season of The Real Housewives of Orange County
is about to get more interesting. Besides the return of some familiar faces, season 12 will also introduce Bravo's 100th Housewife in the form of Peggy Sulahian. Thew newest addition to the cast already got her big introduction in the previously released trailer
and it looks like this "princess" isn't afraid to bring out her claws. But what else is there to know? Here are five things to know about Peggy before the season premiere:
Peggy is Armenian
Peggy was born in Kuwait to Armenian parents. She was one-year-old when she moved to the United States and now resides in the exclusive Crystal Cove community. She admits that her life is extravagant and that she lives like a princess.
Peggy is Friends with Lydia McLaughlin
Peggy is introduced on The Real Housewives of Orange County though Lydia McLaughlin, a cast member in season eight who makes her official return this season. They appear to hang out even outside the show.
Peggy is a Wife and a Mother
Peggy has been married to custom wheel entrepreneur Diko Sulahian since 1995. They have three children together, Giovanna, 19, Gianelle, 17 and son Koko, 9.
Peggy is Preparing for Reconstructive Surgery
Peggy lost her mom to breast cancer at the age of 51 and has made the decision to undergo a double mastectomy after doctors recently found a lump in her breast.
Peggy Loves to Race
Peggy, who owns and operates Giovanna Wheels with her husband, loves car racing.
The Real Housewives of Orange County premieres July 10 at 9/8c on Bravo.
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