NeNe Leakes is a TV personality, actress, author, and fashion designer. However, many of NeNe’s fans fell in love with her after her appearance on the reality TV series The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Besides, she had appeared on the sitcom, The New Normal, and had also participated on NBC’s The Celebrity Apprentice and ABC’s Dancing with the Stars.
Nonetheless, Fans are sad to bid NeNe goodbye as she announced that she would be leaving the show in 2020. It sure brings tears to many fans who have been watching the show for a long time. Learn more on NeNe Leakes and get to know more on her, including her married life, net worth, and much more.
|Birth Name||Linnethia Monique “NeNe” Leakes|
|Birthday||December 13, 1967|
|Birthplace||Queens, New York City|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Profession||Television Personality, Actress, Fashion Designer|
|Children||Bryson Rashard Bryant, Brentt Leakes|
|Net Worth||$14 million|
Who is NeNe Leakes Husband, Gregg Leakes?
NeNe Leakes first married Gregg Leakes in 1977. The couple also shares a son named Brentt Leakes. Likewise, the pair were together for over a decade. However, NeNe and her husband’s relationship turned sour in 2010, and they split. Later, NeNe filed for divorce on April 29, 2010, and the divorce was finalized on September 29, 2011.
After going on their different parts, NeNe and Gregg once again reunited two years later in 2013. They were re-engaged and tied the wedding knots in 2013. Likewise, in 2018, NeNe shared the reason for their divorce in the past. She shared that her husband was not treating her right and the way she wanted to be addressed. She said,
” I filed for divorce because I always felt like you have to teach people how to treat you and I felt like at that time that Gregg wasn’t treating me the way I felt I should be treated.”
Regardless, the divorce has led the couple to a loving relationship. NeNe is also open on sharing pictures with her husband on Instagram and is often writing adorable captions on the photos with him. Before meeting Gregg, NeNe was a single mom, and Gregg was in a marital relationship. Her other son is Bryson Rashard Bryant.
What is NeNe Leakes Net Worth?
Before appearing on ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ NeNe had appeared on TV shows like The Parkers. She made her first appearance on ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ in 2008 and appeared as a main cast from season 1- 7. She appeared as a guest in season 8 and returned full-time in season 10. From there, she appeared in many TV shows over the years. Likewise, she also co-wrote the book Never Make The Same Mistake Twice with Denese Millner. After earning fame from RHOA, she appeared as a contestant on Donald Trump’s The Celebrity Apprentice. Besides, she has also made guest appearances on shows like The Bonnie Hunt Show, VH1 Divas Live 2009, The Ellen Degeneres Show, and Rachel Ray.
Moreover, NeNe is also an actress who had has appeared in a few TV series like The New Normal. In 2014, the TV personality launched her clothing line called the Nene Leakes Collection. Furthermore, NeNe has also taken the role of host and guest-hosted Anderson Live and The Talk. Nonetheless, NeNe announced that she wouldn’t be returning for The Real House of Atlanta’s new season. As of 2020, NeNe Leakes holds a net worth of $14 million.
NeNe Leakes Wiki-Bio
Linnethia Monique “NeNe” Leakes was born in 1967 in Queens, New York City. Nene celebrates her birthday on December 13, which makes her age 52. NeNe has not shared much on her parents and early life. She is one of five children of her parents and among her siblings, includes her sister Kendle Kenya Sherman. NeNe graduated from Clarke Central High School and received her formal education at Morris Brown College.
The TV star, NeNe, holds an American nationality and comes from African-American ethnicity. NeNe has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches.