You have to really just be very Zen about it.” She’s also said she would not get legally married again, “not even with a billionaire.” Frankel’s been rumored before to be dating celebrities from CNBC’s Marcus Lemonis to “Modern Family” star Eric Stonestreet and rich dudes Michael Cerussi and Michael Toppel. “They met over the summer and have been seeing each other. They really like each other,” a source tells Us of the star, 44, and the businessman, 41. When we reached out to his wife and Bethenny’s former classmate, the person who answered told us, “She’s not interested and she’s not around! According to a New York Times wedding announcement, Dennis and Jill married in 1990. Shields, who is also CEO of Law Cash, didn’t return multiple calls for comment.
Four years after they separated, their divorce was finalized in 2016.
Bethenny Frankel has been getting close with a married man, sources exclusively tell Page Six — but friends of the “Real Housewife” insist they’re just pals and she’s enjoying the single life.
Sources said Frankel’s been spending time with Dennis Shields, executive chairman of the board of New York’s Esquire Bank, who’s also the hubby of an old high school pal of Bethenny’s.
Her focus is on her business and her daughter.” Frankel, 45, has been going through her own divorce from Jason Hoppy since 2013.
She said in an interview in January that the divorce “is sort of like a drop of poison in the ocean .