Nene Leakes on leaving 'Housewives' franchise

This is the latest in a string of high-profile "Housewife" departures including Denise Richards, Dorinda Medley and Bethenny Frankel.
3:38 | 09/19/20

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Mini leagues as first broadcast interview. Since leaving the real housewives of Atlanta Jew named Norman has been excited about this conversation she is much more good morning again I am very excited when things you. Mean he is could not in this with real housewives of Atlanta she was one of the original housewives. And she helped lead the show which has become the highest rated on the whole housewives franchise. And we spoke with their one on one about why she's now saying goodbye. It's sexy mouth and when am yeah yeah. She's the Atlanta housewife that launched a thousand meanings you know no new. A fiery presence and a fan favorite. Key problems. It's this conveniently is one of the franchise's biggest breakout stars. Bringing the drama and cleaning the clever catch phrases I guess what I say. And now dropping a major bombshell. I have may. They're very hard and difficult decision to not. The upon real housewives of going into season Terry T why are you. Now there is meant so much. UA's I've had an offer on the table. There's many motions from meat from bad and I'd sit the light. In my time. This is the latest in a string of high profile housewife departures including Vicki Gumball scene in terror judge of the Orange County franchise. During the medley of New York City and did OG housewife of NYC Bethany Frankel. And even with New York would back you know they use of so I really bad government going to be a different column over the air without being. I'll but I they needs girls. Have stepped up and and and end and sell out. Their ability and you could come back when they are all. He opened the coming that one day. AB Le it's not a little bit with a Guerrero not black I'd note today. Is not a day army could be held their language and I want to beat. I just want to do something. She's done something different before. Previously taking a hiatus from the show competing on Celebrity Apprentice and Dancing With The Stars. It she's also made her mark acting appearing on leans in new normal even on Broadway. You'll court isn't he tells you don't give birth no check out you'll get back to grand check. What she'll always be best known as one of the original Atlanta peaches I think my departure is a little bit different and the Abbott girls. I'm not exactly sure why but I think it may be because. African Americans. I'd feel like at that time. When I get onto the scene. We opened we we started out grab all black ensemble. Out showed panic on now with this guy does not want your favorite and why it. You factory that you bribes and bolster. Lol I it I know everybody figured their parents injury. I love I'd be coming in Paris BP well I'm like that ours it's you don't have Maria hello me here. I love their hours Arab ally Iraq. We love it how high executive producer of real hot Fries Inco and called Laney an icon of the John Russ saying that he lesser on the show but hopes. They work together again soon and here's hold out hope that she'll be back.

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