NeNe Leakes has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million.
NeNe Leakes is an American reality star and television actress with an estimated net worth of $4.5 million dollars. Nene is 5’10″ and weighs 170 pounds. Linnethia Monique Johnson was born December 13, 1967 in Queens, New York. According to NeNe’s recently released memoir, she grew up modestly in New York and was abandoned by her mother, estranged by her father and raised by her aunt. After moving to Georgia, she became involved in an abusive relationship with the man who would father her son, Bryson. In order to provide for her son, NeNe became a stripper in Atlanta, where she would meet Gregg Leakes, a wealthy real estate investor who she would marry in 1997. Together they have a son Brentt. The couple was divorced in 2011 and remarried in 2013.
In 2008, NeNe was cast in the Real Housewives of Atlanta, part of Bravo’s successful Real Housewives franchise. NeNe quickly established herself as the standout cast member of RHOA and penned the memoir Never Make the Same Mistakes Twice. NeNe’s volatile personality and high-energy persona has clashed with several cast members and led to a litany of roles and appearances on television. NeNe has guest-hosted Anderson Live, The Talk, as well as having appeared in Betty White’s Off Their Rockers and The Price Is Right. In 2011, she was cast in Donald Trump’s Celebrity Apprentice on NBC. She got in a heated argument with Star Jones and walked off the show before its conclusion.
NeNe has expanded her career to include legitimate acting experience including playing the sassy secretary “Rocky Roades” in NBC’s The New Normal and a recurring role as Olympic bronze-medalist and swim coach Roz Washington on Glee. Her second wedding to Leakes was filmed by Bravo and shown as I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding.
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