Bravo announced that Claudia Jordan will be joining the show as a full-time housewife while Demetria McKinney will be joining the cast as a friend of the housewives. McKinney is an actress and singer, known for her role as Janine Payne on TBS’s Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. Jordan is the co-host of The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, and is recognized for her work as a model on The Price is Right and Deal or No Deal.
According to People, Williams will be dropped to a recurring role while Cynthia Bailey, Kandi Burruss, NeNe Leakes, Kenya Moore, and Phaedra Parks will return as full-time wives.
Along with the announcement came a new trailer for season 7, which depicts (what else) more drama between current and new housewives.
The Real Housewives of Atlanta will return Nov. 9 on Bravo.