Rosie O'Donnell and NeNe Leakes will guest co-host Anderson Cooper's talk show starting on Monday.

Cooper, also a CNN correspondent, is on assignment in the Middle East.

“I will fill in for Anderson Cooper on his show Monday – as he is on assignment in Israel – nene leakes is my co host #fun,” O'Donnell tweeted to her more than 556,000 followers.

Leakes messaged: “Tune in Monday 2 @andersonlive I will co-host wit my boo Anderson Cooper.”

Cooper is expected to report in via satellite from Israel.

O'Donnell's return to television last year with her own nighttime talk show on cabler OWN was canceled in March after six months. Leakes co-stars on Bravo's the Real Housewives of Atlanta and NBC's gay comedy The New Normal.

According to, O'Donnell and Leakes are expected to discuss the film Lincoln with guest James Spader.