NeNe Leakes Age, Net Worth, Husband, Family, Height and Biography

nene leakes
Net Worth $14 Million
Name NeNe Leakes
Date of Birth 13 December 1967
Age 56 Years Old
Gender Female

NeNe Leakes Worth

$14 Million

NeNe Leakes also known as Linnethia Monique “NeNe” Leakes, an American television personality, actress, presenter, businesswoman, author and fashion designer. As of 2024, NeNe Leakes’s net worth is $14 million. She has been active in her career since 2008.

She is quite known for being the cast of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, which was an American reality television show. She participated in the reality show in 2008. At present, she is the main actor in the series. Before starting a career as an actor she played the role of a stripper in The Fighting Temptation movie, released in the year 2003.

She was seen in many reality shows as well as movies, such as The Amandas, The Price Is Right, Uncle Drew, Celebrity Apprentice 4, and many more. Other than being a television personality, NeNe has her own online clothing store, being a professional fashion designer.

NeNe Leakes Wiki/Biography

Born on 13 December 1967, Linnethia Monique Johnson’s age is 56 Years Old as of 2024. She was born in Queens, New York City, United States. Due to their poor financial situation, she went to live with her aunt in Athens, Georgia. She is an American by nationality, with mixed ethnicity, and follows the Christian religion.

NeNe Leakes graduated from Clarke Central High School in Athens. Then, she took forward her studies and enrolled for two years at Morris Brown College in Atlanta.

At present, Leakes resides in a suburb of Atlanta, called Duluth, Georgia, which is a lavish villa. She also has a house on rent in Hollywood Hills West, Los Angeles, United States.

Name NeNe Leakes
Full Name Linnethia Monique Johnson
Other Name Linnethia Monique “NeNe” Leakes
Net Worth $14 Million
Date of Birth 13 December 1967
Age 56 Years Old
Birth Place Queens, New York City, United States
Currently Live In Queens
Profession Television Personality, Actress, Presenter, Businesswoman, Author and Fashion Designer
Debut TV Series: The Parkers (2004)
Music Video: If I Don’t Have You (2015)
Film: The Fighting Temptations (2003)
Video Games: Kim Kardashian: Hollywood (2015)
Years Active 1999 – Present
Famous Role Appearance in TV Series The Real Housewives of Atlanta (2008)
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Ethnicity African-American Descent
Hometown Queens, New York City, United States
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
School/High School Clarke Central High School in Athens
College/University Morris Brown College in Atlanta
Education Qualification Graduate

Family, Husband & Relationship

NeNe Leakes’ father’s name is Mr. Johnson, who was a serviceman and her mother’s name was Mrs. Johnson, who was a homemaker.

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NeNe Leakes’s Mother

NeNe Leakes has four siblings. her sister’s name is Kendle Kenya Sherman. and when she was young, she was sent to live with an aunt, along with one of her brothers, in Athens, Georgia. While her other three siblings stayed with her mother. Her mother was unable to take care of all five children.

NeNe married Gregg Leakes, who was a famous businessman in 1997, after dating for two years.

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NeNe Leakes with her Ex-Husband

Together they have a son named Brentt Leakes, born on 22nd February, in 1999. NeNe also has a son named Bryson Rashard Bryant from an affair in 1989. However, the name of Bryson’s father is not disclosed.

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Nene Leakes with her Son (Brentt Leakes)

NeNe Leakes’s current boyfriend’s name is Nyonisela Sioh.

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NeNe Leakes with her Boyfriend

She married Gregg Leakes. But, got separated in 2010, A divorce case was filed on April 29, 2010, which took time till the final separation on September 29, 2011.

In January 2013, NeNe and Gregg Leakes reunited. They again got engaged, at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta, and made an official announcement.

Father Name Mr. Johnson
Mother Name Mrs. Johnson
Brother Name
Sister Name Kendle Kenya Sherman
Boyfriend Nyonisela Sioh
Gregg Leakes (Ex)
Marital Status Divorced
Husband Name Gregg Leakes (Ex)
Children Bryson Rashard Bryant (Son)
Brentt Leakes (Son)

Physical Appearance

NeNe has a perfect body, looking at her present age. NeNe is 5 feet and 10 inches tall, which is a fair height. Her weight is 67 kg.

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NeNe loves to go to the gym to maintain a fit and active body. She has a pretty oval face and according to few sources, she underwent breast and nose surgery. She maintains a nutritional diet, which has helped her to look like 30 even at the age of 52. She has blonde hair and blonde eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 182 cm
in meters: 1.82 m
in feet inches: 5’ 10”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 69 kg
in pounds: 152 lbs
Eye Colour Blonde
Hair Colour Blonde


NeNe started her acting career in 2004, though it was a minor role in The Parkers movie.

nene leakes

Her determination paved the way to the pinnacle of her career. She was also a role model for the young generation. And, she is an icon for the public figure.

In the year 2003, NeNe Leakes grabbed the role of a stripper in the movie The Fighting Temptations.

nene leakes

She worked alongside Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Beyonce. However, none of her scenes was present in the final edit.

In the year 2008, Leakes appeared on The Real Housewives of Atlanta. NeNe was there for the first seven seasons and was a part of the cast.

nene leakes

She was even a co-author of the book Never Make The Same Mistake Twice, along with Denene Millner.

In the year 2015, NeNe made an announcement that she would not be part of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, in the eighth season. But, she was still there for the supporting role. For the tenth season, Leakes was a full-time housewife in the television show.

In the year 2020, Leakes again announced that she doesn’t want to be a part of the thirteenth season of Real Housewives of Atlanta.

In the year 2011, Leakes was a contestant of Donald Trump’s NBC series Celebrity Apprentice, which was on the eleventh instalment. However, due to an argument in the tenth episode with Star Jones, a fellow cast member, NeNe walked out of the show.

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