NeNe Leakes Replacing Sherri Shepherd in Cinderella
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NeNe Leakes Joins Final Cinderella Cast on Broadway

According to reports reality TV star and entrepreneur NeNe Leakes, of Real Housewives of Atlanta, will be replacing talk show host Sherri Shepherd on Broadway in Cinderella.

She’s the newest addition to the final cast for the play from November 25 and through January 2015, and she will play Cinderella’s wicked stepmother Madame. Sherri Shepherd will perform the role Sept. 9 through Nov. 22. KeKe Palmer is also taking over the role as Cinderella Sept. 9, and becomes the first black actress to play the role on Broadway.