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Bethenny Frankel’s been a fixture of the small screen for years at this point, but up ‘til now the former Real Housewives of New York star hasn’t done any scripted series work.

However, according to Entertainment Weekly,  she’s about to get her chance to show off her acting chops by guest starring in an upcoming episode of ABC’s The Neighbors.

Bethenny will reportedly star as a businesswoman who helps launch a purse company for the central character, portrayed by Jami Gertz, in an episode titled “Mo Purses Mo Money Mo Problems.”

Filming is this week, and the episode is expected to debut this March or April. Bethenny, who tearfully opened up about her divorce from Jason Hoppy last week, tweeted her excitement over the news, saying simply, “Jamie Gertz is a doll.”

As they say, when one door closes …

Source: EW, @Bethenny