TODAY | November 01, 2012
>>> we have a lovely gentleman outside our studio here. he says i walked here for power to see klg and hoda. i think we'll invite him into the studio. thanks for coming to see us.
>> i hope he'll come into say hello. real housewives of atlanta has always been filled with drama.
>> and it's gearing up to be the hottest season yet.
>> two new cast measures, portia stewart and kenya moore . can't look like they're getting along too well. let's take a look.
>> have a nice day.
>> starting to feel crazy.
>> so it begins. hi, kids.
>> hello, ladies.
>> so you've been on the show and you're --
>> i'm brand new.
>> how long is a newbie?
>> it's always good to have new blood. we love a little spice in our gumbo down south.
>> let's be real. you don't like her.
>> that's a strong word. i'm a good christian woman. i love everybody .
>> just don't hate her and you'll be all right.
>> what's the tension, what's the nut of the tension this season?
>> the nut, a perfect word. i would say the nut of the tension if you will is just strong personalities.
>> that's what makes for a great reality series .
>> exactly. and just like real life . you have girlfriends and you're not going to leak everybody in the group. and that's how it is with us.
>> you have i think the highest rated franchise. everyone watches atlanta. so is that why you wanted to join this cast, did you look and see, wow, there are opportunities for me?
>> absolutely. the platform is huge. it's already women on the show who are intelligent, independent. and i saw it as a way to bring attention to things i scared about and, you know, which will is gives back. my family is a family of giving back. so that's one of the main things you'll see me doing.
>> and a great opportunity business-wise.
>> and tell us about what develops with you.
>> well, i'm a budding funeral directress. so i bear anythiury anything that has no pulse.
>> you want to wait until they have passed.
>> so this year i'm expanding my business as you can see to animals.
>> it's an animal funeral. oh, my gosh. okay. i have regis on a shelf right now the at tat my house. the dog. not the -- well, we wish you the best. this sunday night at 9:00, 8:00 central on bravo.
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