Real Housewives of Christchurch makes its debut
The Real Housewives of Auckland have copped some flak for being not, well, real enough.
Love it or otherwise, the show calls on the usual reality TV tricks: A touch of dramatic music, some wobbly camerawork and a bit of sparkle, and you turn a girlie chat into must-watch television.
But what if you take that glam and add it to some real housewives somewhere else in the country - say, Christchurch?
Story's Real Housewives of Christchurch is a bit closer to home for most Kiwis.
Watch the video.