Nene Leakes and the remainder of the solid of The Real Housewives of Atlanta are on the point of movie their season 12 reunion. Things might be a bit of totally different this yr as a result of coronavirus pandemic as it can all be digital. Andy Cohen confirmed that the peaches will face off on-line and never be all in the identical room because it’s historically performed.
Why is the ‘RHOA’ reunion going to be digital?
Cohen broke the information concerning the plans for the RHOA reunion on his SiriusXM present.
“We are going to be capturing the Housewives of Atlanta Reunion just about,” Cohen confirmed on Andy Cohen Live. “This is obviously not how we prefer to do it, but life is not how we prefer it right now.”
Although the SiriusXM host loves to go to the women in Atlanta, this yr it’s not a risk to maintain everybody secure.
“We want to be in the same room, but we cannot risk the health and safety of the Housewives or the incredible crew in Georgia,” he added. “[RHOA] is regarded by many because the Super Bowl of reunion reveals, and it’s really one among my favourite reunions to shoot, I look ahead to it, and the very fact of the matter is it’s both we do it this fashion or there’s no Super Bowl this yr.”
Cohen additionally stated that manufacturing determined to not wait out the coronavirus as they wish to wrap season 12 and be prepared for the following season as quickly as attainable.
“If we wait for this pandemic to be over for when we all are in the same room, it’s gonna delay everything,” Cohen continued. “We need to move forward, we need to live in reality right now, and the reality is if we’re going to do this, we’re going to do this right now.”
Nene Leakes and Eva Marcille gained’t face off in individual
One feud that’s been sizzling within the final couple of weeks is one which Leakes initiated. She referred to as out Eva Marcille for not bringing a lot to the present.
“I don’t feel like Eva brings that much to the cast,” Leakes advised Entertainment Tonight. “I’m just being honest. It’s really like, when you look at a show like, everybody — like the whole cast — is away, and you don’t miss the person at all, it’s sort of like, we didn’t even know you were here, you know? And all season, doing a lot of scenes from FaceTime, that’s been the last couple of seasons … So, If I had to change, I would change her.”
It didn’t take lengthy earlier than Marcille fired again after being singled out by Leakes. In an Instagram Live video, she referred to as Leakes “ratchet.”
“I’m a 35-year-old woman with my family and beautiful husband,” Marcille stated on Instagram Live. “As far as my relevance on the show, I choose not to… every single day be ratchet, there is already enough ratchet, i.e. her, on the show. Why do you need two? I do me, and represent the other part of Black women that are smart … well-spoken. That’s who I represent. So, if I’m that boring, you spent time in your interview talking about me because your storyline is the fact that you have no storyline.”
Why followers assume digital reunion might be higher
There’s a silver lining to the RHOA reunion change and followers referred to as it out on social media. Many imagine that Marcille downplays her shadiness when confronted in individual. They word that the previous mannequin is stronger behind a display. Therefore, Marcille might be further harsh with Leakes in the course of the on-line reunion.
“Since [the] RHOA reunion goes to be on-line, y’all higher imagine Eva goes to be SHADDDDYYYY since she’s within the consolation of her house,” a fan noted.
“Since the reunion gonna be online, at least we know Eva would be able to keep the same energy. You know she switches when they’re face-to-face,” a viewer added.
“Eva has selective amnesia, she says a lot of things then she will say she forgot. They need to roll the tape at the reunion,” one other Twitter consumer said.
The Real Housewives of Atlanta airs Sunday nights at eight p.m. ET on Bravo.