‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ May Add Viacom Mogul Sumner Redstone’s Ex Sydney Holland for Season 7

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From one battleground to another? Viacom mogul Sumner Redstone‘s ex-girlfriend Sydney Holland is in the running to nab a spot on season 7 of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, sources confirm to Us Weekly.

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Holland’s recent love-life drama would certainly bring plenty of fodder for the hit Bravo series. According to The Hollywood Reporter — which was first to report that Holland, 44, had pitched herself to the show’s producers — she and the 93-year-old media billionaire were together for five years until they parted ways in the fall of 2015.

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THR reports that the film producer was living in the lavish Beverly Park home of Viacom and CBS Corporation’s chairman emeritus until she was booted for having an alleged affair with a former actor.

Holland was initially introduced to the National Amusements chairman through Millionaire Matchmaker star Patti Stanger. A source tells Us that Stanger and Holland remain close, despite the split.

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Viacom has been in turmoil recently as execs wage a legal battle to determine who will succeed the ailing Redstone.

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Erika Girardi and Kathryn Edwards were new RHOBH additions in season 6, joining the fray alongside mainstays Lisa Vanderpump, Kyle Richards, Yolanda Foster, Lisa Rinna and Eileen Davidson.

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There has been speculation in the media about which Housewives might not return for season 7, but Andy Cohen has remained mum. When a fan asked last month on Twitter whether the show could get rid of Foster, Rinna, Girardi and Davidson, Cohen responded, “No way!”

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