NeNe Leakes left Season 11 of ‘RHOA’ on a shaky be aware together with her castmates, however she does have one thing to be ‘really excited about’ within the upcoming season — an ally! Multiple ‘RHOA’ women already comply with this good friend.
Season 11 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta was a tense time for NeNe Leakes, 51, as co-stars like Cynthia Bailey, Porsha Williams, Kenya Moore and Kandi Burruss ruffled her feathers. But NeNe will probably be completely satisfied to see one face within the upcoming season, due to a brand new casting alternative from Bravo. “Gail ‘Yovanna’ Momplaisir goes to affix the solid of RHOA which is beginning to filming in early June as a good friend,” a supply near RHOA EXCLUSIVELY tells HollywoodLife. Considering how NeNe stormed off set throughout the Season 11 reunion, she wanted somebody to alleviate the stress.
“Everyone, including Nene, felt that Nene really needed someone in her corner and an alliance, so producers heard her and now Gail will be joining the ladies which Nene is really excited about,” our supply continues. “The two have been good friends for awhile.” Gail even confirmed her assist at NeNe’s Swagg Boutique opening in Maryland’s MGM National Harbor on the finish of May, and so they even posed for a celebratory photograph collectively [SEEN HERE].
Despite NeNe’s previous anger at Cynthia and Kandi, each women comply with NeNe’s good friend, Gail, on Instagram. But that’s not completely stunning, contemplating that NeNe appeared to bury the hatchet by inviting Kandi to certainly one of her Swagg Boutique openings, in line with what one other supply near the solid beforehand instructed HollywoodLife. As you recall, Kandi assumed that NeNe was mad at her and Cynthia as a result of they invited Kenya (whom NeNe had beef with) to the launch social gathering of Cynthia’s Seagram’s Peach Bellini. It was an enormous misunderstanding, as the women claimed Kenya was a last-minute social gathering visitor and due to this fact the women couldn’t give NeNe the correct heads up.
The solid is getting fairly the shakeup, seeing that Shemari DeVoe goes from being a fundamental solid member in Season 11 to a recurring function in Season 12. “Shemari has been downgraded to a friend status for now, however, producers have made it clear that that can change,” our insider from right now additionally notes. “She’s been trying to get pregnant for awhile now and even may be already, so that could really help swing in her favor.” Shamari has two younger sons, Ronald III and Roman Elijah.