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NeNe Leakes ("The Real Houswives of Atlanta" / "The New Normal")

NeNe Leakes went from "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" and "Celebrity Apprentice" to a hilarious guest-starring stint on "Glee" and now as a regular on Fox's new fall comedy "The New Normal."

Reality TV Alums Turned Actors

From NeNe Leakes to Jennifer Hudson, we spotlight how 15 minutes of fame can lead to a legitimate acting gig.