nene leakes broadway cinderella 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' star NeNe Leakes joins Cinderella on BroadwayNeNe Leakes is Broadway bound. The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star will make her Broadway debut in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” this November.

Leakes will be taking over for former “The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd as Madame, the wicked stepmother. The former “Dancing With the Stars” favorite is said to be currently in rehearsals and is slated to begin her 11-week run on Nov. 25.

Leakes will join BET star Keke Palmer as Cinderella and Tony winner Judy Kaye as the fairy godmother, when she takes to the stage.

Shepherd begins her limited engagement with the production Sept. 9 and wraps it up Nov. 22.