Real Housewives of Atlanta Adds New Cast Member

Marlo Hampton is the latest addition to the reality franchise.

Posted: 07/20/2011 12:30 AM EDT

For Bravo producers, it’s out with the old and in with the new for the upcoming season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. The uber-popular reality series has been keeping quiet about any casting changes, but now official word is out about who’s joining the show and who’s making their exit. As previously reported, show sidekick Dwight Eubanks says he won’t be appear on the fourth season of the show, claiming he can’t take the antics anymore.

As for who’s joining, the blog Straight From The A! was the first to say that Marlo Hampton would be joining the cast, though now her role has been confirmed. Atlanta Journal-Constitution TV writer Rodney Ho says he was on hand for a taping featuring Hampton. Hampton is described as an “entrepreneur, stylist, TV personality and philanthropist.” The 35-year-old wouldn’t answer questions directly about joining the show, but Ho says the publicity material for her “Glam It Up!” event verified the speculation.

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