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

Garcelle Beauvais is a very famous and talented Haitian American actress, author, model and reality TV star. The brilliant actress is known for her roles as Fancy in The Jamie Foxx Show on The WB television sitcom. She played Valerie Heywood in NYPD Blue. She is now one of the cast member of the Bravo American reality television series season 10 The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.

Early life

Garcelle was born on 26th November, 1966 in Saint-Marc, Haiti. Her mother is Marie Claire who is a nurse and father Axel Jean Pierre is a lawyer. She has six elder siblings and they all lived with the mother in Massachusetts after her parents divorced. She was just seven when they moved to the United States and there she studied at the elementary school named Northland High School.


The Super Model

Garcelle started her modeling career at the age of sixteen with a modeling agency in Miami. A year later she moved to New York to pursue a career as a fashion model. She signed her first big modeling assignment with Ford agency living with Eileen Ford an later modeled with Irene Marie Models.

Garcelle’s talent and her gorgeous looks lead her to becoming one of the top most models in the world of modeling. She has modeled for Avon, Mary Kay, Clairol, in catalogs for clothing line and makeup and on top of that, also walked on the ramp for Calvin Klein and Issac Mizrahi. She has appeared in top magazines as well. Garcelle was the cover model of the famous magazine Jet.

The Television Star

Garcelle started her acting career in 1994 and gained a lot of attention for her role as Cynthia Nicholas in Models Inc. the young and talented actress is known for her roles as Fancy in The Jamie Foxx Show on The WB television sitcom. She played Valerie Heywood in NYPD Blue. Again in 2013 she played the role of the First Lady in White House Down. She also played the role of the wicked stepmother Veronica Garland from Cinderellaon the web television series Tell Me a Story. She was also seen in R. Kelly’s music video and Luther Vandross’ music video as well.

Garcelle stepped in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills season 10 after the exit of the famous Lisa Vanderpump. This show is an American reality TV series which focuses on the personal and professional lives of several women living in Beverly Hills, California. She being a very famous and skilled actress is going to be able to create wonders on the reality show with so many years of experience in the industry.

Garcelle Beauvais Biography

Real Name Garcelle Beauvais
Birth Date November 26, 1966
Age 53 Years
Birth Place Saint-Marc, Haiti
Nationality Haitian
Profession Actress, Model
Religion Not Known
Sun sign Sagittarius

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in centimeters – 173 cm 
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs 
Body Measurements 34-25-36
Bra (Breast) Size 34
Waist Size 25
Hip Size 36
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Dress Size 6 (US)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight


School North Miami Beach Senior High School, Norland High School
College Not Known


Father Axel Jean Pierre
Mother Marie-Claire Beauvais
Sister Two
Brother Five

Relationship Status

What is Garcelle Beauvais marital status? Divorce
How many children does Garcelle Beauvais have? Three (Jaid Thomas Nilon, Jax Joseph Nilon, Oliver Saunders)
Is she having any relationship affair? No
Is she a lesbian? No
Who is Garcelle Beauvais husband? Mike Nilon (m. 2001–2011)


  • Manhunter (1986) as a Young woman housebuyer
  • Coming to America (1988) as a Rose bearer
  • Wild Wild West (1999) as a Belle
  • Double Take (2001) as a Chloe
  • Bad Company (2002) as a Nicole
  • Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004) as a Loretta
  • American Gun (2005) as a Sarah
  • I Know Who Killed Me (2007) as a Agent Julie Bascome
  • Women in Trouble (2009) as a Maggie
  • Eyes to See (2010) as a Marie
  • Flight (2012) as a Deana Coleman
  • White House Down (2013) as a Alison Sawyer
  • And Then There Was You (2013) as a Natalie Gilbert
  • Small Time (2014) as a Linda
  • A Girl Like Grace (2015) as a Lisa
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) as a Doris Toomes
  • Coming 2 America (2020) as a Rose bearer

Television Series

  • Miami Vice (1984–1985) as a Gabriella/Waitress
  • Family Matters (1991) as a Lulu
  • Down the Shore (1992) as a Liat
  • Dream On (1992) as a Danica
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1992) as a Veronica
  • Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper (1993) as a Keeler
  • Where I Live (1993) as a Terry
  • Family Matters (1993) as a Garcelle
  • Family Matters (1994) as a Young Mother Winslow
  • Models Inc. (1994–1995) as a Cynthia Nichols
  • The Wayans Bros. (1995) as a Rachel
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1995) as a Herself
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1995) as a Sandra
  • Family Matters (1996) as a Nicole Moses
  • The Jamie Foxx Show (1996–2001) as a Francesca “Fancy” Monroe
  • Opposite Sex (2000) as a Ms. Maya Bradley
  • Titans (2001) as a Tina
  • NYPD Blue (2001–2004) as a A.D.A. Valerie Heywood
  • Second String (2002) as a Larissa Fullerton
  • The Bernie Mac Show (2003) as a Vicki
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm (2004) as a Renee
  • Life with Bonnie (2004) as a Dr. Gamz
  • Eyes (2005–2007) as a Nora Gage
  • 10.5: Apocalypse (2006) as a Natalie Warner
  • CSI: Miami (2006) as a Katrina Iverson
  • The Cure (2007) as a Trudie Ericson
  • Maneater (2009) as a Suzee Saunders
  • Crash (2009) as a Connie
  • Human Target (2010) as a Vivian Cox
  • State of Georgia (2011) as a Gwen Dressel
  • The Exes (2012) as a Kendra
  • Franklin & Bash (2011–2012) as a Hanna Linden
  • Psych (2013) as a Miranda Sherrod
  • Arrested Development (2013) as a Ophelia Love
  • Necessary Roughness (2013) as a Lana Langer
  • Playing House (2013) as a Dr. Jay
  • Grimm (2015) as a Henrietta
  • Hell’s Kitchen (2016) as a Herself
  • Hollywood Today Live (2016) as a Co-host
  • The Magicians (2016) as a Our Lady Underground
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars (season 3) (2018) as a Herself
  • Power (2018) as a Linda
  • Siren (2018–present) as a Susan Bishop
  • Tell Me a Story (2019–20) as a Vernoica Garland
  • The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (2020-present) as a Herself

Garcelle Beauvais Net Worth

The talented and gorgeous actress Garcelle has earned a huge amount of wealth through her acting and modeling career. She has done wonders in the world of acting and has been a super model as well. This has helped her to earn a name and fame in the industry. She is estimated to have a net worth of around $ 7 million.

Beauvais Husband

Garcelle married Daniel Saunders the producer. They have a son named Oliver together. Their marriage was a failure as they both could not get along. In May, 2001 she married a talent agent Mike Nilon who worked with Creative Artists Agency. They have twins named Jax Joseph and Jaid Thomas Nilon. Their marriage also did not go a long way. In 2010 Garcelle filed for divorce accusing Mike to be disloyal to her. Currently there are rumors of her dating screenwriter Michael Elliot.


  • Garcelle holds a Haitian nationality and is Black by ethnicity.
  • She was just seven when she moved to the United States.
  • As a child, she only knew French and she learned English watching Sesame Street on PBS.
  • Garcelle started her career at the age of sixteen.
  • She in 2014 was voted as one of People Magazine’s Most Beautiful.
  • She being a model is very fond of makeup and has a special Instagram page that talks about all her makeup styles.
  • Garcelle has her own line of children’s jewellry and the brand name is Petit Bijou which was launched in 2013.
  • She is very active on social media and has a huge fan following.

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