Spray Tanned and Stilettoed, NBCUniversal Pulls Off Its First Bravo Convention

How reality TV came to the real world

At a special taping of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen in L.A. last spring, the screaming hordes of fans convinced the network’s top leadership that there would be demand for a ticketed three-day conference of panel discussions featuring Bravo talent. Moreover, people might even spend more on intimate events featuring their favorite cast members.