'Manzo'd with Children' starring Caroline Manzo and family to premiere October 5 on Bravo
By Elizabeth Kwiatkowski, 08/26/2014
Bravo has announced Caroline Manzo's new Manzo'd with Children reality series will premiere Sunday, October 5 with back-to-back, half-hour episodes beginning at 9PM ET/PT.
Manzo'd with Children will feature The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Caroline Manzo attempting to be the "ringleader of her crazy Italian family," according to the network.
Manzo and her husband Albert "Al" Manzo will face all three of their children staying in the nest, resulting in a house filled with personality. Albie and Chris will be joining their sister Lauren in moving back into their parents' home. Albie and Chris will be trying to save money in order to get a new apartment, while Lauren is engaged yet still living in the Franklin Lakes house.
Albie's girlfriend will make an appearance and must win over the rest of the Manzo clan, while Lauren will be planning her wedding and expanding her beauty bar business.
In addition, the series will feature a family vacation in Texas, Caroline's sister-in-law Jacqueline Laurita offering some advice amidst the chaos, and Albert looking forward to his 30th wedding anniversary.
Caroline, 53, has been a cast member on The Real Housewives of New Jersey since its first season premiered back in May 2009. She confirmed she was leaving the show after its fifth season aired in 2013.
Manzo'd with Children, which was officially picked up by Bravo in April, is being produced by Sirens Media with Lucilla D'Agostino, Valerie Haselton and Rebecca Toth Diefenbach serving as executive producers.