In this season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, we are reintroduced to the ladies' longtime friend, Shamea Morton. You might remember her popping in throughout the series, especially during her iconic moment of welcoming the group to Miami... in a leopard bikini. There's a lot more to the multi-talented Shamea than her great bathing suit style! Check out more about her below.
1. She's a Professional Cheerleader Turned Host
Shamea has shown her Atlanta pride as a cheerleader for the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta Hawks. Now, she's an in-game host for the Atlanta Hawks.
2. She's on the Radio
You can hear this on-air personality's voice over the airwaves on Atlanta's V-103 as a fill-in alongside Ryan Cameron of the Ryan Cameron Morning Show.
3. Her Career Began in the Music Industry
She got her start in the music industry while being recruited for a singing group alongside other stars like Keri Hilson and Shamari Fears-Devoe. Shamea later jonied a quartet called Co-Ed, and still performs from time to time.
4. She's a Model and Actress (and Has Basically Done It All!)
Shamea has modeled, but she's also acted in movies like Drumline and Ride Along 2. Is there anything she can't do?!
5. Atlanta Bravolebs Are Tight with Shamea
Although you may have seen her as a friend of Porsha Williams and Kandi Burruss on The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Shamea has her ties to Married To Medicine, too. Toya Bush-Harris is good friends with her. Atlanta roots run deep!
6. She's Happily Engaged
What better way to ring in the new year than to pop the question? Her fiancée, Gerald, made it all happen just as 2016 ended and 2017 began.
7. Her Heart Is in Humanitarian Work
While visiting Kenya with her fiancée during the holidays, she gave back to the local community and helped to put smiles on their faces.