As the tragedy of Russell Armstrong’s suicide continues to sink in, many would say the show must go on. For Bravo, deciding what to do about the new season of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills is a decision they are not taking lightly.
During a time of tragedy like the suicide of Taylor Armstrong’s estranged husband Russell Armstrong, nobody wants to think about a television show, but Bravo has a delicate situation to deal with in terms of the new season of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
It’s not certain yet whether or not Bravo will go forward with the Labor Day premiere of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, but Andy Cohen revealed on his blog Tuesday (August 17), “We’re all still trying to process yesterday’s very sad news, and looking at how to proceed with the series, which has finished primary production and was set to premiere on Labor Day.”
The face of Bravo went on to say, “We’ll let you know what we decide when we do. In the meantime, we’re sending our thoughts and prayers to Taylor and the rest of Russell’s family.”
The LA County Coroner’s Office recently spoke of the autopsy that confirmed Russell Armstrong’s death was ruled a suicide.
In an interview with US Weekly, Chief Coroner Investigator Craig Harvey said, “The cause of death is hanging and the final manner of death is suicide.”
We will continue to bring you all of the latest details of Russell Armstrong’s death as they emerge. For now, our thoughts continue to go out to Taylor Armstrong and the entire family.