Eva Marcille - Biography

Last Modified: Jan 2, 2020

Eva Marcille
Profession: Actress, Model
Best Known For: Real Housewives of Atlanta
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $4 million

Personal Details

Born on : October 30, 1984 (age 37)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Eva Marcille Pigford
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Horoscope: Scorpio
Father's Name: Evan Pigford
Mother's Name: Michelle Pigford
Siblings: 3

Evan Pigford Jr. (brother)
Malcolm Pigford (brother)
Andre Pigford(brother)

High School: Washington Preparatory High School
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Puerto-Rican, African-American)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: October 7, 2018
Husband's Name: Michael Sterling
Children: 3

Marley Rae Sterling (daughter)
Michael Todd Sterling Jr. (son)
Maverick Leonard Sterling (son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 55 kg (121.25 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Hazel
Shoe Size: 8.5 US
Dress Size: 6 US
Breast Size: 35 inch
Waist Size: 25 inch
Hip Size: 36 inch
Bra Size: 35
Cup Size: B

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Who is Eva Marcille?

Eva Marcille is an actress, model, reality TV star by profession and American by nationality. Since sinning the season 3 of America's Next Top Model, she has starred in several movies and cast in The Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA).

Eva Marcille – Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

Eva Marcille’s birth took place on October 30, 1984, in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was born as Eva Marcille Pigford to mother Michelle Pigford and father Evan Pigford. 

young Eva Marcille (Image: Instagram)

She is not the only child of her parents and has three siblings- brothers Evan Pigford Jr., Malcolm Pigford, and Andre Pigford.

For education, she attended Raymond Avenue Elementary School, Marina Del Rey Middle School and went on to study at Washington Preparatory High School. After graduation in 2002, she went on to enroll at Clark Atlanta University. However, at the age of 19, she dropped out after winning season 3 of America's Next Top Model.

She is of Puerto Rican descent from her father’s side and belongs to African-American ethnicity from her mother’s side.

Eva Marcille – Career


Eva Marcille competed in season 3 of America's Next Top Model in 2004. She won the title along with a CoverGirl cosmetics contract, a modeling contract with Ford Models and was featured on Elle magazine. 

Marcille went on to have a successful career in modeling. She has made it to the cover of Brides Noir, Women's Health and Fitness, King, IONA, Essence. Moreover, Eva Marcille has worked with both national and international brands such as CoverGirl, DKNY, Samsung, Elle Girl, Apple Bottoms, among many others.

Eva Marcille (Image: Pinterest)

In November 2006 she dropped her managers Benny Medina, Tyra Banks and went on to sing with the L.A. Models. She also officially dropped her last name Pigford and currently goes by the name Eva Marcille.

Series, Films 

The fashion model has also has had a successful career as an actress. She has had appearances on TV series Kevin Hill (2005), The Young and the Restless (2007-2011), Let's Stay Together (2010), Sister Code (2015).

Moreover, Eva Marcille has starred in reality TV shows The Wedding Album (2006), Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013), Scared Famous (2017). 

In the season 10 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Marcille was featured as a friend of the RHOA cast Nene Leakes. She was promoted as a full-time cast member in season 11 of the reality TV series.

Eva Marcille on RHOA (Image: Bravo TV)


Eva Marcille’s fellow The Real Housewives of Atlanta cast includes Kandi Burruss, Porsha Williams, Kenya Moore, Cynthia Bailey, NeNe Leakes.

Eva Marcille – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

She began dating actor Lance Gross in July 2006. After years of dating, she and her boyfriend got engaged on December 24, 2008. However, they never married and ended their relationship in March 2010. The same year she dated rapper Flo Rida and was in a romantic relationship with him for the next two years, until 2012. 

Eva Marcille went on to date singer, producer, rapper Kevin McCall in 2013. With him, she welcomed a daughter Marley Rae McCall on January 31, 2014. The same year in spring, they parted ways.

In December 2017 she became engaged to Atlanta-based attorney Michael Sterling and married him on  October 7, 2018. She has her husband have two children together- son Michael Todd Sterling Jr. (born April 13, 2018) and Maverick Leonard Sterling (born September 27, 2019). 

Eva Marcille, Michael Sterling with their children - posted in 2019 (Image: Instagram)

Eva Marcille who has the custody of her daughter revealed in August 2019 that her daughter’s legal last name has been changed from McCall to Sterling.

Currently, she is living a blissful marriage without rumors of extra-marital affairs or divorce.

Eva Marcille – Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth has been estimated at around $4 million while the figure on her annual income/salary has not been publicized.

Eva Marcille – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handle including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Eva Marcille is active with millions of followers and counting. She also has an official website- evamarcillehome.com.

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