Chris Wallace put Cohen within the sizzling seat when he introduced up The Actual Housewives of Salt Lake Metropolis star Jen Shah, who was lately sentenced to 6.5 years in prison after pleading responsible to a telemarketing fraud scheme.
“You’re on the document final November as saying that you simply hope she would get no jail time,” Wallace stated. “And the query I’ve is, ‘Why would you’re taking her aspect towards the hundreds of individuals she defrauded, together with lots of aged?’”
Cohen appeared perturbed and stated, “I believe I hoped she was really harmless. I wouldn’t have….”
Wallace interjected and reminded the Watch What Occurs Reside host that Shah had already pleaded responsible at the moment.
“That was earlier than she pled responsible, I imply, that I stated that, I might suppose,” Cohen stated earlier than Wallace corrected him saying, “No, I believe it was after.”
Cohen was with out phrases and solely stated, “Oh, actually? Oh, God.” He then defined he didn’t know what the context was when he stated that however he believes it was when followers have been asking what was going to occur to Shah on RHOSLC.
The Bravo star agreed with Wallace that Shah ought to go to jail and reasoned that “typically you get to know somebody and also you get to love them, you hope that they don’t seem to be responsible of one thing horrible.”
Wallace ran clips of a number of the most memorable scenes of The Actual Housewives over time and subsequently requested Cohen, “Are you in any respect embarrassed by what you do?”
“No, I’m actually not, as a result of it makes so many individuals blissful,” Cohen stated, getting defensive over the franchise.
“It may be actually confrontational, it could possibly typically be one thing that’s a bit tough to swallow,” he stated defending the exhibits he produces. “However I believe it’s additionally about, in the true nice moments, it’s about being a spouse, and a mom, and a sister, and a buddy and an entire lot extra. So, sure, there’s all that [fights] after which there’s an entire lot extra.”
Watch the interview within the video posted beneath.