‘RHOA’: Bravo Casts New Good friend For NeNe Leakes Amid Her Feud With Co-Stars — ‘She Wanted An Alliance’


NeNe Leakes left Season 11 of ‘RHOA’ on a shaky notice together with her castmates, however she does have one thing to be ‘actually enthusiastic about’ within the upcoming season — an ally! A number of ‘RHOA’ women already observe this pal.

Season 11 of The Actual Housewives of Atlanta was a tense time for NeNe Leakes, 51, as co-stars like Cynthia BaileyPorsha Williams, Kenya Moore and Kandi Burruss ruffled her feathers. However NeNe shall be blissful to see one face within the upcoming season, due to a brand new casting alternative from Bravo. “Gail ‘Yovanna’ Momplaisir goes to hitch the forged of RHOA which is beginning to filming in early June as a pal,” a supply near RHOA EXCLUSIVELY tells HollywoodLife. Contemplating how NeNe stormed off set in the course of the Season 11 reunion, she wanted somebody to alleviate the strain.

“Everybody, together with Nene, felt that Nene actually wanted somebody in her nook and an alliance, so producers heard her and now Gail shall be becoming a member of the women which Nene is absolutely enthusiastic about,” our supply continues. “The 2 have been good buddies for awhile.” Gail even confirmed her help 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 photograph collectively [SEEN HERE].

Regardless of NeNe’s previous anger at Cynthia and Kandi, each women observe NeNe’s pal, Gail, on Instagram. However that’s not solely shocking, contemplating that NeNe appeared to bury the hatchet by inviting Kandi to one in all her Swagg Boutique openings, in keeping with what one other supply near the forged 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 occasion of Cynthia’s Seagram’s Peach Bellini. It was an enormous misunderstanding, as the women claimed Kenya was a last-minute occasion visitor and subsequently the women couldn’t give NeNe the right heads up.

The forged is getting fairly the shakeup, seeing that Shemari DeVoe goes from being a principal forged member in Season 11 to a recurring position in Season 12. “Shemari has been downgraded to a pal standing for now, nevertheless, producers have made it clear that that may change,” our insider from as we speak additionally notes. “She’s been attempting to get pregnant for awhile now and even could also be already, so that would actually assist swing in her favor.” Shamari has two younger sons, Ronald III and Roman Elijah.