NeNe Leakes left Season 11 of ‘RHOA’ on a shaky observe along with her castmates, however she does have one thing to be ‘actually enthusiastic about’ within the upcoming season — an ally! A number of ‘RHOA’ girls already comply with this buddy.
Season 11 of The Actual 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. However NeNe will likely be pleased to see one face within the upcoming season, because of a brand new casting selection from Bravo. “Gail ‘Yovanna’ Momplaisir goes to affix the solid of RHOA which is beginning to filming in early June as a buddy,” a supply near RHOA EXCLUSIVELY tells HollywoodLife. Contemplating how NeNe stormed off set throughout the Season 11 reunion, she wanted somebody to alleviate the stress.
“Everybody, together with Nene, felt that Nene actually wanted somebody in her nook and an alliance, so producers heard her and now Gail will likely be becoming a member of the women which Nene is basically enthusiastic about,” our supply continues. “The 2 have been good buddies for awhile.” Gail even confirmed her assist at NeNe’s Swagg Boutique opening in Maryland’s MGM Nationwide Harbor on the finish of Might, and so they even posed for a celebratory picture collectively [SEEN HERE].
Regardless of NeNe’s previous anger at Cynthia and Kandi, each girls comply with NeNe’s buddy, Gail, on Instagram. However that’s not totally shocking, contemplating that NeNe appeared to bury the hatchet by inviting Kandi to one among her Swagg Boutique openings, in line with what one other supply near the solid beforehand informed 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 occasion of Cynthia’s Seagram’s Peach Bellini. It was a giant misunderstanding, as the women claimed Kenya was a last-minute occasion 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 predominant solid member in Season 11 to a recurring position in Season 12. “Shemari has been downgraded to a buddy standing for now, nonetheless, producers have made it clear that that may change,” our insider from immediately additionally notes. “She’s been making an attempt to get pregnant for awhile now and even could also be already, so that might actually assist swing in her favor.” Shamari has two younger sons, Ronald III and Roman Elijah.