Eva Marcille Biography
Eva Marcille Sterling is an American fashion model, actress, and TV personality who gained fame after winning the third cycle of America’s Next Top Model. She is also among the cast of The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip Ex-Wives Club which is premiering on June 23, 2022.
Eva Marcille Education
Marcille went to Raymond Avenue Elementary School. She left the school and moved to Marina Del Rey Middle School, and later on to Washington Preparatory High School (2002). After her high school studies, she joined Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia; however, she left the college right after winning the third season of America’s Next Top Model at the age of 19.
Eva Marcille Modeling Career
Marcille officially started her modeling career back in 2004 after winning the third cycle of America’s Next Top Model that year. As one of her prizes, she began modeling for Ford Models and was able to appear on the covers of so many famous magazines including King (June 2005), Essence, Brides Noir, and Women’s Health and Fitness (May 2005). She also modeled for huge companies including Samsung, In Touch Weekly (June 2005), Jewel, Lerner Catalog, Elle, UNleashed, King (November 2005), Red by Marc Ecko, Rolling Out, Avon Campaign 4, and Apple Bottoms.
Some of her runway shows include Elle Girl presents Dare to Be You: Wal-Mart Meets America’s Next Top Model 2005, Naqada Spring 2006, ‘Models of Perfection’ Show 2006, Deborah Lindquist Spring 2006, and L.A. Fashion Week’s Monarchy Collection Fall 2007. She left her managers Tyra Banks and Benny Medina on November 15, 2006. Right after leaving her manager, she dropped “Pigford” from her name, now going by Eva Marcille which is her middle name. She also publicized that she dropped “Pigford” from her name so as not to use her modeling fame to get into acting but earn and achieve her acting roles. As of June 2022, she is signed by L.A. Models and has been featured on America’s Next Top Model: Exposed on the CW.
Eva Marcille TV Career
Apart from her career in the modeling industry, she is also an actor and has guest-starred in several series on The CW Network and UPN. Some of her guest-star credits include one episode of Smallville, one episode of The Game as herself, one episode of Everybody Hates Chris, and two episodes of Kevin Hill. Furthermore, she has also appeared in Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. In addition to that, she also hosted Rip the Runway and My Model Looks Better Than Your Model, BET J’s reality show. She has also made some appearances in quite a number of music videos, including 50 Cent’s “I Get Money,” “Baby” by Angie Stone (featuring Betty Wright), and Jamie Foxx’s “DJ Play a Love Song”.
Marcille also spent some time as a cast regular on The Wedding Album in 2006, a FOX show which was canceled before it aired. She also appeared on the season 1 episode of Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘N Out in 2005. Later on, in December 2007, she played a featured role in an episode of Smallville. In 2010, she hosted the first season of the Oxygen reality series Hair Battle Spectacular. In 2013 August, she made a few appearances on the video clip “J’accélère (I accelerate)” by French rapper Rohff.
Eva Marcille: The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip Ex-Wives Club
Marcille will be among the cast of the Reality TV series, The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip Ex-Wives Club which will be aired on Bravo TV. She and the other ex-wives will be spending some time on vacation at Dorinda Medley’s Bluestone Manor. The series will entice the viewers on a trip down memory lane as the ex-wives take part in the lush countryside of the Berkshires with fantastic escapades, top-notch luxury, as well as non-ending drama.
In addition to that, this series will detail eight all-star Housewives alumnae from other states, including Jill Zarin of The Real Housewives of New York City, Tamra Judge, and Vicki Gunvalson of The Real Housewives of Orange County. Phaedra Parks of The Real Housewives of Atlanta will also be on this series.
Eva Marcille Age
Marcille was born on October 30, 1984, in Los Angeles, California, U.S. She is therefore 37 years old as of 2021.
Eva Marcille Height
Marcille stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Eva Marcille Parents|Siblings
Marcille was born and raised by her parents Michelle Pigford and Evan Pigford. Marcille, her middle name is an amalgam of her grandmother’s names “Marjorie” and “Lucille”.
Eva Marcille Husband
Marcille started her romantic relationship with actor Lance Gross in July 2006. The couple got engaged on December 24, 2008, but broke up in March 2010. Later on, she started dating rapper Flo Rida from 2010 till 2012 when they broke up. She then got into a relationship with Kevin McCall and the two were blessed with a daughter. Marcille and Kevin broke up in 2014 with Marcille having custody of her daughter. In December 2017, she became engaged to Michael Sterling who is an Atlanta-based attorney. The two finally got married on October 7, 2018, and are blessed with two sons Maverick Sterling and Michael Todd Sterling Jr.
Eva Marcille Children
Marcille has three children: Marley Rae Sterling, Maverick Sterling, and Michael Todd Sterling Jr. She gave birth to Marley when she was in a relationship with Kevin McCall. Her two sons Michael and Maverick were born in April 2018 and September 2019. She founded cEVAd, a CBD oil company, and launched the company during the birth of her son Maverick. She also publicized that her daughter’s surname has been legally changed from McCall to Sterling in August 2019.
Eva Marcille Net Worth
Marcille has an estimated net worth ranging between $3 Million – $6 Million which she has earned through being a fashion model, actress, and TV personality.
Why did Eva leave RHOA?
Marcelle left RHOA after being in the show for three seasons. She publicized her departure in June 2021 and that she is not planning to go back to the show any time soon. She explained that had reached that decision because she wants to spend more time with her family most especially her children.
What is Eva’s ethnicity?
Marcille was born to her African American mother and Puerto Rican father hence is of mixed race.
Eva MarcilleFilmography, Television, and Music videos
- Miss Me This Christmas
- The Cheaters Club
- Sister Code
- For the Love of Lockwood Too
- For the Love of Lockwood
- 24 Hour Love
- If You Really Love Me
- The Boys and Girls Guide to Getting Down
- Super Capers
- The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip
- All the Queen’s Men
- The Real Housewives of Atlanta
- Scared Famous
- Born Again Virgin
- Real Husbands of Hollywood
- Girlfriend Confidential: LA
- Let’s Stay Together
- The Assistants
- The Young and the Restless
- Tyler Perry’s House of Payne
- Everybody Hates Chris
Marcille’s Music Videos appearance
- DJ Play a Love Song in 2006 by Jamie Foxx
- Best of Me in 2012 by Tyrese
- Live It Up in 2013 by Jeniffer Lopez
- J’accélère in 2013 by Rohff