What Happened to The Real Housewives on Beverly Hills Season 2? (Full Recap)


The second season of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills opens with a discussion about the series’ premise at Adrienne Maloof’s house between Maloof, Lisa Vanderpump, Camille Grammer, Kim and Kyle Richards, and Taylor Armstrong’s recently-committed suicide, their financial woes, and the abuse that permeated their relationship. The conversation between the women was followed by things that happened before his passing.

Cast of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 2

  • Taylor Armstrong – after beginning her own e-commerce company, she later changed her name to Taylor Ford and relocated to Beverly Hills, California.
  • Camille Grammerattended New York University in New York City, a dancer, model, and actress who has worked as a producer and writer for Grammnet Productions. She was married to Kelsey Grammer from 1997 to 2011. She has a 50% share of Grammnet Productions
  • Adrienne Maloofan American entrepreneur, television personality, shoe designer, and co-owner of the Maloof Companies Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, and Maloof Productions and Maloof Music.
  • Kim Richards – an American actress, socialite, and television personality
  • Kyle Richardsan American actress, socialite, and television host
  • Lisa Vanderpump – an English actress, restaurateur, designer, television host, author, and philanthropist

Episode 1. Back to Beverly Hills

In outrageous glitz and glamour, the Beverly Hills bombshells are back. The ladies gather at Adrienne’s house for a lavish dinner party in the first episode to celebrate Camille’s appearance as a guest star in a well-known comedy. But as tensions mount and real emotions start to surface, it becomes apparent that there may be a significant rift in the bonds of the women.

Episode 2. Blame it on the Altitude

Camille must leave her stunning Colorado house after a challenging year that included a highly publicized divorce, so she extends an invitation to the ladies to ski in luxury before leaving. The girls enjoy skiing while decked out in full snow attire before returning home to unwind in the hot tub. After a day of laughter and enjoyment, Taylor confides in her friends about some severe marital issues.

Episode 3. Rocky Mountain Highs and Lows

Taylor’s behavior gets increasingly odd while they are still in Colorado, shocking the women and causing rumors to spread. Adrienne‘s family is forced to make highly significant choices that might result in relocating their NBA team to a rival city. Kim is invited to travel with her to Sacramento for what may be the team’s final home game ever. However, Kim seems a little strange. When Adrienne challenges her sobriety, the topic that has been on everyone’s mind since last year is finally addressed.

Episode 4. Gossip Girls

The anxiety is intense not just for the women but also for Adrienne’s NBA team. Adrienne, Paul, and Kim attend the final game of the campaign. Still, the Maloof family faces danger due to the supporters’ unhappiness with the impending change. Kyle hosts a charity cocktail party to collect money for the Lollipop Theater Network in the meantime, back in Beverly Hills. But attention shifts to Brandi Glanville, a surprise visitor who is said to be friends with someone from Lisa’s past.

Episode 5. $25,000 Sunglasses?!

Adrienne hosts an opulent cookout in true Beverly Hills fashion. The other women are surprised by the newcomer’s numerous social faux pas. Still, Brandi and Camille seem to immediately bond over their extraordinarily public and extremely ugly high-profile divorces. They start to question why she is on their property and whether she will fit in with their social group.

Episode 6. Let the Games Begin

A game night is hosted by Taylor’s friend Dana. Still, the effort at lighthearted fun quickly spins out of control when Brandi makes some ridiculous claims about why Kim spends much of the night in the bathroom.

Episode 7. Game Night Gone Wild!

The ladies’ innocent game night ends in a shocking brawl, but Brandi is left alone because Kim and Kyle are once on the same side. When the women go to Camille’s charity luncheon, the tension remains.

Episode 8. The Opposite of Relaxation

Adrienne invites the ladies over for a day of pampering at her magnificent in-home spa. However, nobody can unwind because Kim and Kyle are still upset over what Brandi said at game night.

Episode 9. Otherwise Engaged

Lisa’s daughter’s engagement party is the season’s most significant social gathering, with camels, snakes, and circus performers. Kim isn’t there, though, because she’s busy keeping something from Kyle.

Episode 10. Your Face or Mine?

Paul’s night of spa treatments is where the reason behind Kim’s irrational behavior is made clear. Kyle’s séance with the dead yields predictions about the past and the future, and she discovers what Kim has been keeping from her.

Episode 11. Tempest in a Tea Party

When Taylor confesses her actual love for Lisa, the women finally talk to Taylor about the underlying reasons for her unhappy marriage with Russell Armstrong. The two women are in an unexpectedly intense argument at Lisa’s exquisite tea party.

Episode 12. The Great Divide

Following Lisa’s tea party, friendships are reexamined. At the same time, Taylor puts conflict on hold and devotes herself to her daughter’s extravagant birthday celebration.

Episode 13. Adrienne's Fashion Show

Taylor, who is still irate over the charges repeated at the tea party, is afraid that Camille will be at Adrienne’s opulent backyard fashion display.

Episode 14. Malibu Beach Party From Hell

At a beach house in Malibu, Brandi tries to host a friendly gathering for the women. Still, tensions between Taylor and Camille flare up.

Episode 15. A Book, A Bachelorette and A Breakdown

While Adrienne takes the other women to her casino for their wild time, Lisa and Taylor travel to Las Vegas for Pandora’s bachelorette party.

Episode 16. Uninvited

The women fear they could be next as Taylor’s husband threatens to sue Camille. They discuss preventing Taylor from attending Kyle’s yearly white party while crying, worrying, and becoming angry.

Episode 17. Leis and Lies in Lanai

While the rest of the women travel to Hawaii for sun-filled fun, Taylor deals with her rocky marriage in Los Angeles. However, Kyle finds it difficult to unwind after Kim misses her first and second flights.

Episode 18. A Day Late, An Apology Short

When Kim and her new partner arrive in Hawaii and miss most of the festivities, the group’s anxiety level rises. Finally breaking down, Kyle expresses her true feelings to Kim regarding her odd and reckless behavior.

Episode 19. Night of a Thousand Surprises

Contemporary drama and familiar people appear at Lisa’s new lounge’s opening party at Sur. Kim tells Kyle the truth about her new lover, Ken.

Episode 20. The Real Wedding of Beverly Hills

Taylor tells the whole truth about her marriage. Lisa’s daughter Pandora gets married at Vanderpump Manor in a lavish ceremony costing a “million dollars.”

Episode 21. Reunion Part One

The Beverly Hills bombshells sat down with Andy Cohen to discuss the most contentious and talked-about events from the season. As the ladies face to discuss their problems and find peace, it’s meltdown and makeup central. 

Episode 22. Reunion Part Two

The Beverly Hills bombshells sat down with Andy Cohen to relive and discuss the season’s most contentious and well-discussed events. As the ladies face to discuss their problems and find peace, it’s meltdown and makeup central.

Episode 23. Reunion Part 3

In an exclusive interview, Kim Richards tells Andy Cohen, “I am an alcoholic,” and they talk about life after rehab. Later in the program, housewife friend Dana Wilkey also appears to share her memories of Game Night. The men then respond to audience queries.

Episode 24. The Lost Footage

RHOBH season 2 concludes in an intense one-hour “Lost Footage” remarkable from Bravo will feature the shocking altercation between Brandi Glanville and Kyle Richards, which broke out at The Malibu Beach Party from Hell. That and other deleted scenes will undoubtedly surprise, astound, and delight viewers.

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 2 Quick Facts

  • an American reality television series
  • aired on Bravo
  • debuted on Bravo on October 14, 2010 
  • the sixth of The Real Housewives franchise developed
  • aired eleven seasons
  • focuses on women who live in or nearby Beverly Hills, California, and their personal and professional life
  • Season 2 aired from September 5, 2011, to February 16, 2012
  • consisted of 24 episodes