Gizelle Bryant Biography
Gizelle Bryant (full name – Gizelle Annette Graves) is an American Model, Author, and TV Personality who is best known for starring in the series, “The Real Housewives of Potomac.” She is excited to be part of the reality show.
Bryant is a vibrant socialite living in Potomac, Maryland, managing her jam-packed calendar. When coming to her education, Bryant is a proud 1992 graduate of Hampton University, where she obtained a degree in marketing. Upon graduating from college, she relocated to Baltimore, Maryland.
Bryant is a strong philanthropist engaging in numerous entrepreneurial ventures and philanthropy projects. She assists in generating money to revitalize a variety of significant cities in order to support those in need or in transition. She sees every obstacle as an opportunity and is very dedicated to working hard. Bryant maintains her status as a sophisticated woman in the Potomac social scene. She anticipates what is ahead with her no-nonsense and outspoken demeanor.
Gizelle Bryant Age
Bryant is 52 years old as of 2022. She was born on September 9, 1970, in Houston, Texas, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 9th of September every year.
Gizelle Bryant Height
Bryant stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m).
Gizelle Bryant Family
Gizelle Bryant Parents
Bryant was born to her loving parents, Joanne Graves (mother) and Curtis Graves (father). Her parents separated and her dad married another woman. Her dad and mom are very prominent and powerful philanthropists. They set the tone for Bryant’s path with their work in philanthropy and government.
Gizelle Bryant Siblings
Bryant was raised alongside her 2 siblings; Chris (older brother), and the other one whose identity is unknown. She celebrated her brother’s birthday on December 4, 2021 – evident in her Instagram post that featured her pics alongside her bro.
Gizelle Bryant Father
Bryant’s dad, Curtis Graves, is an American former politician in the state of Texas, a civil rights activist, and a photographer. He is 84 years old as of 2022 having been born on August 26, 1938, in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Curtis’s parents are Joseph Graves and Mable Graves. After Curtis separated from his wife, Joanne Graves (Bryant’s mom), he married Kay Bryant and they live in Atlanta, Georgia.
Gizelle Bryant Boyfriend
Rumors once had it that Bryant is dating Peter Thomas, former ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ star, who appeared from season 3 to season 9. However, Bryant came out clear about the rumors and confirmed that she is not dating him. She has not yet mentioned whether she is dating or not. There will be an update as soon as any information about her dating is available.
Gizelle Bryant Ex-Husband / Divorce
Bryant was previously married to Jamal Harrison Bryant. They tied the knot in the year 2002 and divorced in the year 2009, after filing for a divorce in the previous year. The reason for their divorce was that Bryant accused Jamal Harrison Bryant of adultery. They first met when they were both working alongside each other on social justice and civil rights at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s national headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland. After the divorce, Bryant decided it was time to return to her old stomping grounds for a fresh beginning with her daughters.
Gizelle Bryant Children / Daughters
Bryant and her ex-husband were blessed with 3 daughters; 2 identical twins – Angel Bryant and Adore Bryant, and Grace Bryant (oldest). All of her daughters assist in raising funds to help residents of impoverished cities. Grace is 18 years old as of 2022 having been born on November 4, 2004. Adore Bryant and Angel Bryant are both 16 years old as of 2022 having been born in April 2006. Grace has a driver’s license. Bryant likes spending her spare time with her daughters.
Gizelle Bryant Jamal Harrison Bryant
Jamal Harrison Bryant is a famous American minister and author. He serves as a senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. Jamal is an alumnus of Duke University and Morehouse College. He is 51 years old as of 2022 having been born on May 21, 1971, in Boston, MA. He is an active member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. Jamal has 2 children, Topaz Bryant and John Karston Bryant, who are from his previous marriage.
Gizelle Bryant Net Worth
Bryant has an annual estimated net worth of $4 Million.
Gizelle Bryant The Real Housewives of Potomac (RHOP)
Bryant is one of the main cast members of the series, “The Real Housewives of Potomac” which first premiered on January 17, 2016, on Bravo. She has appeared in the series since its debut. This series has 7 seasons, each having more than 10 episodes. The latest season – season 7, premiered its first episode on October 9, 2022, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Bravo, and its latest episode (episode 10) on December 11, 2022, on Bravo.
The franchise “Real Housewives” expands across America, and this edition series, “The Real Housewives of Potomac” is mainly filmed in Potomac, Maryland. Potomac is a community of gated mansions and rolling hills located up the Potomac River from Washington DC. The series follows the personal and professional lives of a number of well-to-do women who are part of the exclusive society.
Below is the list of other cast members featured in the latest season.
- Karen Huger
- Candiace Dillard Bassett
- Ashley Darby
- Wendy Osefo
- Mia Thornton
- Robyn Dixon
Gizelle Bryant Book / Author
Bryant has written a fiction book, “My Word” that follows her life as the First Lady of a megachurch. She published the book in April 2019, and the book has won an African-American Literary Award for Best Fiction.
Gizelle Bryant Podcast
In the year 2021, Bryant and her fellow RHOM cast, Robyn Dixon, launched their podcast, “Reasonably Shady,” which is part of the BlackEffect podcast network. This podcast has become a huge success and has been nominated for an NAACP Award and has got millions of downloads.
Gizelle Bryant House
Bryant talked about her lengthy home renovation during an episode of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on October 2021, and stated that her home was “95% done.” In the year 2022, she returned to the Clubhouse with a new update to share on the progress of “Hotel Gizelle.” She stated that her house was done on the October 23 episode of WWHL. In the 6th season of the series “The Real Housewives of Potomac,” Bryant revealed the ongoing process of redoing her new house. She stated that this new renovation would take quite some time but it was okay for her.
Gizelle Bryant Fashion / Hair Stylist
Bryant’s fashion stylist (hair) is Kalxito Blount, “her bestie.” She says that her good times and fabulous hairdos are usually guaranteed. Kalxito has been styling Bryant for about 2 decades.
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Gizelle Bryant Makeup
Bryant launched a cosmetics line, EveryHue Beauty in the year 2017. The line was purposely for diversifying makeup aisles with options for ladies of all skin tones, and it featured various products such as face palettes, tinted moisturizer, concealer, and setting powder. These products got praise from Bravolebs like Mercedes “MJ” Javid and Kenya Moore. Bryant keeps her own EveryHue Beauty stash handy despite the cosmetics not being in production.
Gizelle Bryant Other Shows
Bryant has also appeared on “Candiace: Drive-Back,” “Would I Lie to You,” “BET Her Presents: The Waiting Room Michelle,” and “The Real Housewives of Potomac Housewife.” She has also appeared as a Self-panelist on “Steve” (2018); as a Self-guest on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen (2016-2021);
Bryant has also appeared as a self-host on;
- Project Runway (2022)
- Celebrity Page (2019-2021)
- The Domenick Nati Show (2017)
- Hollywood Today Live (2016)
- Great Day Washington (2017)
- Sister Circle Live (2019)
- Entertainment Tonight (2021)
- Married to Medicine (2021) – 1 episode
- The Story of Reality TV (2021)
- The Real Housewives of Orange County (2020) 1 episode
- Race in America: Our Vote Counts (2020)
- Race in America: A Movement Not A Moment (2020)
- The Wendy Williams Show (2019-2020)
- Bravo’s Chat Room (2020-2021)