Nikki and Brie Bella are reportedly leaving Total Divas behind to focus their efforts on Total Bellas.
According to Pro Wrestling Sheet, the twins made their exit at the end of Season 8 of the E! reality show to focus on their spinoff, Season 4 of which is airing currently. producers allegedly got Ronda Rousey to join the show for Season 9, joining Sonya Deville, Carmella, Natalya, Nia Jax and Naomi.
The twin sisters have been part of the show since it premiered in 2013. They turned their success of “Total Divas” into their own spin-off, “Total Bellas,” which is currently in its fourth season.
The Bellas reportedly informed E! of their decision at the end of season eight. They reportedly want to take time to focus on their spin-off “Total Bellas.”
Reports that Carmella, Natalya, Nia Jax and Naomi will be part of the season nine cast and Paige will not be returning.
Nikki has been dealing with the fall-out from the end of their relationship on Season 4 of Total Bellas, moving out of Cena’s and her longtime home and beginning to get back out there when it comes to dating.
“I have this new life, and I’m just trying to experience what I want to do with this new life, this new beginning,” she said in a January episode.
Total Bellas airs Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on E!