Heather Dubrow, Wendie Malick and Alan Dale
01/08/2013 at 07:00 PM EST
Heather Dubrow is heating up Hot in Cleveland
The Real Housewives of Orange County
star makes a guest appearance on the Jan. 23 episode of the TV Land hit, where she plays Nikki, who is Victoria (Wendie Malick)'s nemesis.
In this first-look photo from a scene, Dubrow's character storms into Emmet (Alan Dale)'s trailer to find out that he's been involved in a serious relationship with his costar Victoria.
When Dubrow filmed her scenes in November, she was supported by her Bravo cast
"All the girls cheered and clapped for Heather every time she was on set," a source tells PEOPLE.