Garcelle Beauvais Biography: Wikipedia, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth

Garcelle Beauvais is a Haitian-American actress, television host, producer, and author. She came to the limelight for her roles in the television series  Cynthia Nichols in the soap opera Models Inc. She is also known for her roles in films like Coming to America and Spider-Man: Homecoming.

Beauvais is also a former model who has worked with top brands like Mary Kay and Avon and has appeared on the covers of several magazines such as Ebony, Essence, and Sheen Magazine.

Garcelle Beauvais
Garcelle Beauvais: Wiki, Bio, Age, Real Name, Facts, Photo
Quick Facts
Date of Birth:November 26, 1966
Place of Birth:Saint-Marc, Haiti
Parents:Marie-Claire Beauvais, Axel Jean Pierre
Spouse:Michael Nilon (m. 2001-2011), Daniel Saunders (m. 1991 – 2000)
Children:Oliver Saunders, Jaid Thomas Nilon, Jax Joseph Nilon
Height:5 feet 8 in
Weight:60 kg
Body Measurements:34-25-35
Net Worth:$8 million

Early Life

Garcelle Beauvais was born on November 26, 1966, in Saint-Marc, Haiti, to parents Marie-Claire Beauvais, a nurse, and Axel Jean Pierre, a lawyer. Her parents divorced when she was very young and had lived with her mother alongside her six elder siblings. They settled in Massachusetts, where she had her elementary education.


Beauvais started her career as a model at the age of 16 after relocating to Miami. She went to New York and began to pursue a career as a fashion model at the age of 17. She first signed with Ford Agency and later modeled with Irene Marie Models. She worked with top brands like Mary Kay, Avon, and Clairol and walked the runway for the likes of Calvin Klein and Isaac Mizrahi.

She made appearances in top lifestyle and fashion magazines which include Harper’s Bazaar, Ebony, Playboy, Sheen magazine, Essence, VIVmag.

She delved into acting and made an appearance in the television series Miami Vice in episode 18.

Beauvais made her film debut at the age of 19, with a role in the romantic comedy film Coming to America. She rose to fame with a role as Cynthia Nichols in the soap opera Models Inc.

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She co-starred as Francesca “Fancy” Monroe in the television series The Jamie Fox Show, from 1996 to 2001, and appeared on NYPD Blue from 2001 to 2004.

She starred as Hanna Linden on the TNT law drama Franklin & Bash in 2011 and 2012 and played the role of Doris Toomes in Spider-Man: Homecoming, in 2017.

She appeared as Veronica Garland on the second season of the web television series Tell Me A Story and also had a role in the web television series Merry Happy Whatever. She became part of the cast of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills as the series’ first black cast member in the tenth season. She played the role of Grace in the film Coming 2 America.

She has also other film credits like Second String, American Gun, Women in Trouble, A Girl Like Grace, Someone to Love, and so on. She has appeared in other television series such as Dream On, Family Matters, Down the Shore, Titans, CSI: Miami, Grimm, The Arrangement, Siren, Sugar Rush, and many others.

As a television host, she co-hosted the daytime talk show The Real alongside Loni Love, Jeannie Mai, and Adrienne Bailon from 2020 to 2022. She also hosts the weekly late-night show podcast Going to Bed with Garcelle, where she discussed issues relating to dating, sex, and relationships with guests.

As an author, she published a children’s book I Am Mixed, in 2013. She also has other business ventures which include a children’s jewelry line Petit Bijou, which she launched in 2008.

Personal Life

Garcelle Beauvais was married to producer Daniel Saunders in 1991 and parted ways in 2000. They have a son together named Oliver Saunders (born in 1991).

She also got married to Michael Nilon, a talent agent with Creative Artists Agency, in 2001 and went their separate ways in 2011. They have twins Jax Joseph and Thomas Nilon, who were born on October 8, 2007.

Social Media

Garcelle Beauvais is active on social media platforms. She has over 1 million followers on Instagram @garcelle and Twitter @GarcelleB

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Net Worth

Garcelle Beauvais earns from her career as an actress and television host. She has an estimated net worth of $8 million.

Frequently asked questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about Garcelle Beauvais:

Who is Garcelle Beauvais?

Garcelle Beauvais is a Haitian American actress, television host, and author who became known for her role as Cynthia Nichols in the soap opera Models Inc.

How old is Garcelle Beauvais?

Garcelle Beauvais was born on November 26, 1966.

Where is Garcelle Beauvais from?

Garcelle Beauvais is from Saint-Marc, Haiti.

Is Garcelle Beauvais married?

Garcelle was married to Daniel Saunders in 1991 and parted ways in 2000. She also got married to Michael Nilon in 2001 and went their separate ways in 2011.

What is Garcelle Beauvais’s Net Worth?

Garcelle Beauvais has an estimated net worth of $8 million.

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