(Contrary to speculation, Eva's character was not named after Tyra Banks, but for The Young and The Restless' head writer Maria Arena Bell's best friend's daughter whose name is Tyra.) After a few months, her character, who was planned to be temporary was made permanent.
In 2009, Marcille was nominated for two NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series for her Y&R role but didn't get the awards. In film, her credits include The Walk, Crossover, and, most recently, I Think I Love My Wife.
During Wednesday's People's Choice Awards, Perry will receive the Favorite Humanitarian award for the contributions he's made via his foundation that raises money for those in need.
And when he accepts this well deserved honor, chances are good that he'll be thanking a pretty important woman in his life. Gelila Bekele is definitely someone you want to know about.
In August 2013, Marcille appeared in the video clip "J'accélère (I accelerate)" by French rapper Rohff.
In July 2006, Marcille started dating Tyler Perry's House of Payne star Lance Gross.
It's from 2011, but she discusses her career and her work with Charity Water, and the way she talks about her life and the things that are important to her makes me want to hear even more from her. For black Americans, having the ability to code-switch could help you get that promotion, make your case to a judge, or leave a police encounter unscathed.But changing how you speak isn't always enough to get around racism.Her middle name, Marcille, is an amalgam of "Marjorie" and "Lucille," her grandmothers' names.She attended Raymond Avenue Elementary School, Marina Del Rey Middle School, and Washington Preparatory High School (2002).