Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon

 

Date Of Birth

November 26, 1966
 

Biography

Haiti native Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon began her career at age 17, when she moved to New York from Miami and pursued a modeling career. After a prolific career as part of Ford Models, she pursued acting, making her film debut in 1986's Manhunter, and her regular TV debut six years later in the short-lived Models Inc. Her breakout role was in the comedy series The Jamie Foxx Show.

Beauvais has since appeared in shows such as NYPD Blue, Eyes and the short-lived series Opposite Sex. She also appeared in films such as Wild Widl West, Barbershop 2 and I Know Who Killed Me. She recently joined the cast of the TNT series Franklin and Bash.
 

Place of Birth

St. Marc, Haiti
 

Birth Name

Garcelle Beauvais
 

Gender

Female
 

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Awards

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Filmography

FILM:
- Manhunter (1986)
- Coming to America (1988)
- Every Breath (1994)
- Wild Wild West (1999)
- Double Take (2001)
- Bad Company (2002)
- Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)
- American Gun (2005)
- I Know Who Killed Me (2007)
- Women in Trouble (2009)
- Eyes to See (2010)

TELEVISION:
- Models Inc. (regular, 1994-1995)
- The Jamie Foxx Show (regular, 1996-2001)
- Opposite Sex (regular, 2000)
- NYPD Blue (regular, 2001-2004)
- Eyes (recurring, 2005-2007)
- Franklin and Bash (regular, 2011-present)
 

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Height

5'9"
 

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