In addition to joining the cast of Coming 2 America, actress Garcelle Beauvais will be making history as the first black women to join the cast of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reality show.

In a statement, Beauvais says that she is excited to show the world that black women can live the sweet life too.

“I am excited and proud to be joining the cast of such a wildly popular and beloved show like The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” Beauvais said. “As a working actor who has been in the industry for some time, it’s exhilarating to have the opportunity to delve into a new chapter in the entertainment spectrum. As the first African-American Housewife in the Beverly Hills franchise, I am honored and humbled by this awesome opportunity to exemplify the fact that Black Girl Magic lives and thrives in every zip code!”

She also said her storyline will follow her as she balances children and a career.

The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills is the sixth addition to the Real Housewives franchise. The show which premiered in 2010 has had a nine-season run.