Why is NeNe not in season 9?

She had been the show’s lead star and drama queen since season 1. At the time, NeNe claimed failed contract negotiations are what resulted in her exit.

Why did NeNe get kicked off?

NENE Leakes revealed she was FIRED from the Real Housewives of Atlanta – claiming Bravo believes she “doesn’t deserve to work.” Nene, 43, dropped the bombshell when replying to a tweet from a fan who begged her to front her own spin-off show.

Does NeNe come back for season 9?

Thanks you for the love.” Leakes is an original RHOA cast member but she’s stepped away from the series before, skipping season 9 entirely.

Is NeNe still friends with Marlo?

Fans were saddened to learn that the former best friends have not had any communication since Nene’s departure after Season 12 of the hit Bravo show.