Actress, television personality, author, and former fashion model Garcelle Beauvais can be seen each weekday on the nationally syndicated talk show The Real. The show, which returned for its seventh season this fall, has received multiple Daytime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Talk Series, and has received two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Talk Series.
Born in Haiti, Garcelle Beauvais moved to the U.S. when she was seven, and launched her modeling career at the age of 17. Perhaps best known for the The Jamie Foxx Show and NYPD Blue, she has also appeared in Spider-Man: Homecoming, as Dennis Quaid’s love interest in Netflix’s Merry Happy Whatever and was featured in CBS All Access’ psychological thriller Tell Me a Story. Garcelle published a children's book about diversity and race titled I Am Mixed in 2013, and in 2016, was named one of the co-hosts of the syndicated entertainment news show Hollywood Today Live.
She co-starred in 1988’s Coming to America with Eddie Murphy and will appear in the upcoming sequel, Coming 2 America. Most recently, she became the first Black cast member on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and launched her own podcast, Going to Bed with Garcelle. She recently became a grandmother to her 29-year old son Oliver’s first child and is co-raising 12-year-old twins Jax and Jaid with her ex-husband.