NeNe Leakes remains to be unsure if she’s returning to Actual Housewives of Atlanta subsequent season.
Showing on The Speak on Wednesday, the Bravo star admitted that she’s undecided about her future on the franchise.
“I’ll let you know that, so far as coming again, I really feel like this present is my child. I began this present. However I additionally really feel like I don’t wish to be in a gaggle the place I really feel like all people is attacking and being very malicious,” Leakes stated.
Probably referring to Leakes’ longtime rival Kenya Moore, Sharon Osbourne stated, “Properly, I believe that nasty lady is jealous of you … With out you, there ain’t no present.”
Leakes then went on to disclose that on the finish of each season, she and her group “get collectively and discuss what’s greatest for me.”
“So hopefully Actual Housewives is greatest for me, I don’t know,” she stated, earlier than including that’s she’s “very undecided.”
“I imply, the present remains to be occurring,” the 52-year-old continued. “And I’ve to complete watching the final episodes to be sure that nasty lady is staying in her place and never saying issues that she shouldn’t be saying.”
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Her new statements about RHOA come lower than a month after she broke her silence on YouTube, addressing her good friend and host Wendy Williams’ declare that Leakes deliberate to give up the present. (On the Jan. 21 episode of The Wendy Williams Present, the daytime diva claimed she had gotten a textual content message from Leakes asserting that she was leaving the long-running Bravo actuality sequence.)
“Wendy and I are buddies,” Leakes stated in January. “I’ve vented to her on many events. That exact day, I didn’t vent to her, I simply despatched her one textual content. After which she went out on the sofa and began speaking.”
“I believe that non-public non-public conversations ought to keep non-public,” Leakes added. “I believe that anyone ought to be capable to vent to a good friend and not using a good friend completely outing them or saying what they stated to anybody. I simply … it was not a cool factor.”
Leakes additional shared that she and Williams, 55, talked it out — although she was nonetheless upset by the scenario on the time.
“When stuff like that occurs, it actually hurts as a result of it’s like, you don’t know in the event you can belief anyone,” Leakes stated. “Like, who are you able to belief? Who are you able to speak to? It’s similar to, ‘Oh my gosh, you’ll be able to’t speak to anyone about something individual!’ So I’ve handled that.”
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After Williams spoke about their non-public dialog on The Wendy Williams Present, Leakes’ rep informed PEOPLE, “It’s been an particularly tough couple of weeks for NeNe, and she or he was venting to her good friend in non-public correspondence. Nothing has been confirmed or formally determined for subsequent season.”
If she does depart RHOA, this gained’t be the primary time she’s stepped away. Again in season 8, she left to deal with her performing profession, reserving a sequence of tv roles (Glee, The New Regular, E!’s Style Police). Although Leakes appeared as a visitor that 12 months, she skipped season 9 altogether earlier than returning in season 10 as a full-time Housewife.