‘RHOA’: Nene Leakes Explains Why She Quit Reunion and Walked Off

by Jeremy Spirogis
Nene Leakes

Nene Leakes was the middle of controversy on The Real Housewives of Atlanta Season 12 reunion. The “tastiest peach” felt attacked by her co-stars and the Bravo manufacturing for under mentioning drama round her. It was an excessive amount of for Leakes to deal with that she ended up strolling away from the digital reunion and never coming again.

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Why did Nene Leakes depart?

At the tip of the second a part of the RHOA Season 12 reunion, Leakes shut her laptop computer and left all the women hanging. The final “OG” of Atlanta just lately defined why she determined to stroll.

“The whole reunion is just Nene. What did you think about part one? Were they asking the questions to anyone besides Nene? It’s Nene, honey. Nene, Nene… to the point where I said to Andy, ‘Is there anybody else here, honey? Do you have any questions for anyone else here besides just Nene?’” she informed ET.

Leakes felt like she was being singled out when there are extra girls on the present, not simply her.

“Everybody is being paid a check, correct? So, NeNe shouldn’t have to carry everybody on her back. Let some of these other girls work for their checks, Andy,” Leakes added.

Leakes referenced that she was not on all of the RHOA episodes and in addition mentioned, “Like, you have all these girls, you decided that you wanted them in all your episodes then, please, make all of your girls work.”

Nene Leakes additionally had a difficulty with Andy Cohen muting her at completely different factors of the reunion.

“You want to mute me, but I’m the very person that you need to ask the question to,” Leakes mentioned.

Is Nene Leakes quitting the present?

Leakes’ emotions towards how she was handled on the RHOA reunion has made followers query if she’s on the point of transfer on from the present. The Glee alum had left the collection for 2 seasons however has held a peach for 10 complete years. Leakes is now debating if she’s going to proceed.

“I don’t know, I just don’t know,” Leakes informed People. “I got back and forth with it every day, I feel like it’s a big conversation I need to have with the network and with production. Because if they value their talent in some sort of way, then we need to talk. We need to come up with some sort of compromise here.”

Living life beneath quarantine has made Leakes ponder about what she desires. She’s reaching a degree the place the fixed combating together with her co-stars is carrying her out.

“It’s not OK, sitting and being attacked over and over by the same people about nothing. It stresses me out,” she added. “I am sensitive, I am. If that’s all these girls have the time to do, then production needs to get some new people on the show.”

At the tip of the day, Leakes desires to make issues higher together with her fellow Housewives together with Kenya Moore.

“I don’t have a problem with filming with her. I just don’t have anything to say to her,” Leakes defined. “There’s nothing that I need to say to her because I have said all that I need to say, I have made apologies. She wants to keep the arguing going on for as long as she can. We look stupid now. So I have another thing coming for that, sister. The door is closed, sweetie.”

The Real Housewives of Atlanta airs on Sunday nights at eight p.m. ET on Bravo.

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