Transgender Model Amiyah Scott added to ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ Cast

By Anny Jules.          By Getty Images  

By Anny Jules.          By Getty Images  

 

Bravo has reportedly added transgender model Amiyah Scott to ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ cast. Amiyah will appear on the show’s upcoming season with fellow newcomer and TV show veteran Kim Fields.

Amiyah will make history on the show as the first transgender person to become a cast member. Sources say that Amiyah was born Arthur and began her transformation when she was 17 years old.

Amiyah has a pretty big social media following has been romantically linked to several rappers and other celebrities in the past.

A source from E! News says that Amiyah will be coming onto the show as Kenya Moore’s friend.

"Amiya is a friend of Kenya's," says the source who adds, “and she was at an event that Kenya threw last night. So she filmed last night. Other than that, she's having conversations with production. Talks are happening but it's too soon to say what will come of it.”

For those of you would like to get familiar with this potential ‘RHOA’ cast member, check out an interview with her here:   

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6Amre80f6o

What are your thoughts on Kim Fields and Amiyah Scott joining ‘RHOA?’ Will you be tuning in? 

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