In latest months, NeNe Leakes and Wendy Williams have shaped a stunning friendship. In spite of a number of years of stories they have been feuding, the 2 might have bonded over a shared dislike for Williams’ ex-husband, Kevin Hunter.
NeNe stopped by The Breakfast Club earlier this week, and through the interview, she reveals that she believes Hunter performed a job in her deliberate speak present getting scrapped again in 2015.
“Wendy cost you some money,” Charlamagne Tha God mentioned, mentioning the subject. Though she was reluctant to elaborate, NeNe did affirm the host’s hypothesis.
“I do think so…I think it was her husband, yea. He was never nice to me…I’m sure he was the one that went to get it stopped.”
By 2015, NeNe’s profession had expanded past actuality TV. She had supporting roles on scripted tv reveals, had appeared in two Broadway productions, and was gearing as much as strive her hand at daytime speak.
A chat present was within the works produced by Debmar-Mercury, the identical firm that additionally produces The Wendy Williams Show. Charlamagne famous that NeNe had even filmed a pilot for the undertaking.
NeNe revealed the present was scrapped after Hunter demanded Debmar-Mercury both produce NeNe’s present or Wendy’s; not each. The established present gained out, in fact.
“Well, you know things happened. Timing is everything. Maybe it wasn’t my time. Sometimes people are intimidated, ya know. They think you gonna come up and do a little more than they do, I’m not sure, but I know that it was scrapped, that’s true.”
NeNe’s not holding any exhausting emotions, understanding that it’s simply enterprise.
“They made the right choice in my eyes. I would have done the same thing,” she mentioned. “At the time in my life, it showed me how the industry is, it’s a dirty world.”
She additionally added that she has by no means had a dialog with Williams concerning the scenario, nor does she need to, calling it “old news” and that they’ve each since “moved on.”