'Real Housewives of Atlanta' Adds First Transgender Member

With Nene Leakes leaving the cast of Real Housewives of Atlanta, they needed to add a new cast member, and they've found their match! 

Welcome Amiyah Scott!

#tbt #MakeUpByAmiyah 💋

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Actress from Facts of Life Kim Fields will also be joining, but Amiyah is already stealing the show!

My Bestie Did That! @kingamiyahscott

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According to TMZ, the model was born as "Arthur" and began her transformation when she was 17, and has been linked to rappers Soulja Boy and Wiz Khalifa. So she will bring quite an interesting mix to the already crazy cast.

Will you be watching?

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