Eva Marcille Biography
Eva Marcille Sterling (née Pigford; born October 30, 1984) is an actress, model, and television personality from the United States. She began her modeling career by winning America’s Next Top Model’s third cycle.
|Name||Eva Marcille Sterling|
|Date of Birth||October 30, 1984|
|Height||5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)|
|Husband||Michael Sterling (married 2018)|
|Children||Marley Rae Sterling, Maverick Sterling, Michael Todd Sterling Jr.|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California|
|Parents||Michelle Pigford, Evan Pigford|
Ford Models, Uber-Warning Models
|Net worth||$5 million|
Eva Marcille Background
Sterling was born Eva Pigford in Los Angeles, California. Marcille, her middle name, is a combination of her grandmothers’ names “Marjorie” and “Lucille.” Her father is Puerto Rican and her mother is African American.
Eva Marcille Education
She went to Washington Preparatory High School, Marina Del Rey Middle School, and Raymond Avenue Elementary School (2002). She was a student at Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, but dropped out after winning the third season of America’s Next Top Model at the age of 19.
Eva Marcille Career
Marcille won America’s Next Top Model’s third cycle in 2004, defeating fellow contestant Yaya DaCosta. A CoverGirl cosmetics contract, an Elle spread, and a modeling contract with Ford Models were among her accolades.
Marcille has been featured on the covers of Brides Noir, Women’s Health and Fitness, King, IONA, and Essence. CoverGirl, DKNY, Samsung, Red by Marc Ecko, Jewel, In Touch Weekly (June 2005), King (November 2005), WeTheUrban, IONA, UNleashed, Star Magazine, Elle, Elle Girl, Apple Bottoms, Lerner Catalog, Avon Campaign 4 and Rolling Out are among her other modeling credits.
Marcille parted ways with her managers Benny Medina and Tyra Banks on November 15, 2006. She eliminated “Pigford” from her name after leaving Banks and Medina for new management, and now goes by Eva Marcille (her middle name). She explained that she did this in order to earn her acting gigs rather than rely on her modeling status.
Marcille is now signed to L.A. Models. On the CW’s America’s Next Top Model: Exposed, she was featured. She was also named one of CoverGirl’s “Top Models in Action.”
Marcille has appeared as a guest star on various UPN and CW Network shows. Two episodes of Kevin Hill, one episode of Smallville, one episode of Everybody Hates Chris, and one episode of The Game as herself are among her guest-starring credits. Marcille also had an appearance on Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.
The Walk, Crossover, and, most recently, I Think I Love My Wife are among her film credits.
She had an appearance on a BET prank show called Played by Fame in June 2009, when people have nightmare dates with celebrities.
In 2010, she presented the inaugural season of Oxygen’s reality show Hair Battle Spectacular.
Marcille made an appearance in French rapper Rohff’s video clip “J’accélère (I accelerate)” in August 2013.
Marcille was cast in the lead character of Tara in the TV One series Born Again Virgin on August 5, 2015. She starred in the reality show About the Business in February 2016.
Marcille appeared in the first season of VH1’s Scared Famous in August 2017, which broadcast on October 23, 2017.
She first appeared on The Real Housewives of Atlanta in Season 10 as a friend of Nene Leakes before being upgraded to a full-time cast member in Season 11 in 2018. In 2020, she left the show after two seasons.
Eva Marcille Husband
In December 2017, Eva married Atlanta-based attorney Michael Sterling. On October 7, 2018, they tied the knot. The couple has two sons, who were born in April and September of this year. She also created cEVAd, a CBD oil firm, in 2019. Maverick, her son, was born when the company was founded.
However, Marcille began dating actor Lance Gross in July 2006. The pair married on December 24, 2008, but divorced in March 2010. From 2010 until 2012, she dated musician Flo Rida. Marcille has a daughter with Kevin McCall from a previous relationship. Marcille and McCall divorced in March 2014, and Marcille claims custody of their daughter. She revealed in August 2019 that her daughter’s surname has been legally changed from McCall to Sterling.
Eva Marcille Net worth
Eva Marcille has an estimated net worth of $5million. She is an American model and actress who has modelled for top agencies and has appeared in a number of movies.