Sadly, it’s true! Actual Housewives Of Atlanta followers should bid adieu to NeNe Leakes!
The 52-year-old face of the franchise within the Southeast took to her YouTube web page on Thursday to share the information along with her followers that she is not going to be returning for the 13th season of RHOA.
The rumor mill has been buzzing with discuss NeNe had been fired from the present for months, although her enterprise supervisor insisted again in June that negotiations have been nonetheless ongoing.
That was confirmed by Leakes, who referred to these negotiations as “extraordinarily, extraordinarily lengthy, exhausting, tiring, emotional.” That very same month she retweeted a fan who wrote:
“I wouldn’t watch RHOA with out Mrs. @NeNeLeakes she is what retains me watching the present, she cracks me up!”
Looks like possibly she was attempting to speak to the community simply how vital she was to the present. Perhaps so she may get a giant wage bump??
Right here’s what she revealed in her vid as she introduced her departure:
“Thanks to all of you guys which have been exhibiting me loads of love and help as of late. I really feel you, I hear you. I’ve been on a particularly, extraordinarily lengthy, exhausting, tiring, emotional negotiation. There was loads of emotion flying on either side. It has been arduous, and I’ve made the very arduous and tough choice to not be part of Actual Housewives of Atlanta season 13.”
Defending her choice to followers she knew wouldn’t be completely satisfied, she continued:
“It wasn’t a straightforward choice for me. It was arduous. I began on The Actual Housewives of Atlanta in 2008. We took off like a rocket. I imply, we took off. You would have by no means informed me that I might begin on this little present and it nonetheless be going robust 13, 14 years later. And it’s. I’m simply so completely satisfied that I can say that I used to be part of a style that opened up doorways for Black ensemble actuality reveals to step up and be part of what all of us now love a lot, actuality TV.”Advertisement
She ended her assertion by promising:
“I’ll see you once more. Actual quickly.”
See the whole announcement video (beneath):
A Bravo rep responded to the information by telling Folks:
“We want Nene all the most effective in her future endeavors and thank her for sharing her journey for over a decade with the followers of The Actual Housewives of Atlanta. She’s been instrumental for the reason that begin and can really be missed, and possibly in the future she’ll maintain the peach once more.”Advertisement
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[Picture by way of NeNe Leakes/Bravo/YouTube.]