Successful actress Garcelle Beauvais appeared in numerous movies and television shows and gained certain notoriety but most recently, she joined the main cast of reality TV franchise The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. She definitely fits the bill – rich and famous and living in affluent Beverly Hills neighborhood. Garcelle Beauvais net worth is $8,000,000 in early 2020 and certainly knows how to flaunt her wealth. Similar celebrities to check out include Mike Nilon, Teddi Mellencamp, and Edwin Arroyave.
At the early age of 17, Beauvais already secured a lucrative modeling contract, when this young beauty signed deal with 2 prestigious modeling agencies, Ford Models and Irene Marie Models. Subsequently, Garcelle posed for famous cosmetics brands like Clairol and Avon. In 2007, she revived her modeling career when she posed for Playboy.
But modeling was just a first stop on her road to professional success. Since mid-1980’s, Beauvauis played in numerous roles, employing both, her talent and beauty. You could see her for example in Wild Wild West, Barbershop 2: Back in Business, and Models Inc.
In 2020, her career took another profitable turn when she signed up for RHOBH. Real Housewives of Beverly Hills is showcasing affluent lifestyle of group of rich women. As new cast member, Garcelle will definitely have to fight for her place in the spotlight but if she lasts couple seasons, the salary per episode can easily skyrocket and boost Garcelle Beauvais net worth significantly.
Family – Kids and Divorce
Although born November 26, 1966 in Saint-Marc, Haiti, Garcelle grew up in US after her parents divorced and she and her siblings all emigrated. Her mother was a nurse and father a lawyer and they seem to instill a lot of work ethic into young Garcelle. In early 1990’s, Beauvais allegedly dated famous Hollywood star Will Smith for some time.
But soon after that, she met her first husband, Daniel Saunders. Soon after their marriage, she gave birth to her oldest son, Oliver. However, Saunders and Beauvais divorced in 2000. Yet, attractive actress didn’t stay single for long. After brief dating, she married Mike Nilon. He works as a talent agent for Creative Artists Agency and definitely had his pick of hot women. After trying to become pregnant for several years and going through infertility treatment, lucky couple brought twin brothers to this world, named Jax Joseph and Jaid Thomas.
However, even the second marriage ended abruptly. Garcelle filed for divorce in 2010 and the official procedure was finalized the next year. After that, actress was rumored to have a Sean Penn for a boyfriend but we didn’t hear about her love life lately. She might be just enjoying single life for a change.
Garcelle Beauvais net worth increases over the last years
- 2017: $7.2 million
- 2018: $7.6 million
- 2019: $7.9 million
- 2020: $8 million
Sources of income, salary
Coming from a third world country, Beauvais is definitely an incarnation of american dream. Without influential connections or inherited wealth, she made to the top, financially and professionally. Modeling career in her late teens nicely started her income stream and she soon added salaries for various shows and movies. For example starring in over 100 episodes of The Jamie Foxx Show must have brought her a hefty paycheck.
Although unlike some other RHOBH cast members, Garcelle would have been financially successfully even without her husbands, being married to a producer and a talent agent definitely didn’t hurt her net worth. And most recently, starring in The Real Housewives franchise also comes with a nice income stream. Her financial future is more than secure right now. The show is entering its 10th season in April 2020 and the fans are already looking forward to see the newest cast member.