Frankel — who’s nonetheless battling her ex over custody — sniped in an e-mail to Hoppy that they’d been shunned by the personal Gramercy faculty in 2015 as a result of “of your cousin being incarcerated as a pedophile, your uncle’s overdose or your cousin’s identification theft.”
The main points of the nasty trade have been simply revealed in courtroom.
However we’re informed different dad and mom who’ve been doing the college run with the “Actual Housewife” at her daughter’s preschool — and suffered years of Frankel’s fame sport, battling swarms of snappers — consider Frankel’s media-attention-grabbing is guilty for the elite faculty snub.
Sources say these dad and mom had requested potential nursery faculties — together with Pals Seminary — what “their coverage on paparazzi is” within the hopes of peace and privateness for his or her youngsters.
Many believed Frankel could also be tipping off paps when she was coming to get her daughter.
“Dad and mom don’t need their youngsters to need to battle their manner by means of [crowds of] paparazzi at pickup,” stated an insider.
“There are many way more well-known folks in New York — like Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber, Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones — who acquire their youngsters with out a military of paps. However, Bethenny simply can’t do the college run with out being photographed.”
The supply believes Frankel is working with the paparazzi to painting her as a doting mother, citing an instance of when one mother or father spoke to a fotog on Halloween, and was informed they’d been tipped off that Frankel would arrive in costume — which she did.
However a rep for Frankel countered, “Bethenny by no means tipped the paparazzi to come back to her daughter’s faculty. The paparazzi have been normally camped out in that neighborhood as it’s a … scene for celebs.
“Bethenny frequently does pickup and drop-off. As for the Halloween costume, she was speeding from work to select up her daughter.”