Eva Marcille first caught audience's attention when she won cycle 3 of the reality series America's Next Top Model under the name Eva Pigford. She subsequently began making minor appearances in films and on TV, eventually scoring a starring role on the soap opera The Young and the Restless in 2008.
Biography by Cammila Collar
- Was 19 when she won the third season of America's Next Top Model.
- Has appeared on magazine covers including Women's Health and Fitness, Cosmopolitan and Essence.
- Appeared in Jamie Foxx's "DJ Play A Love Song" music video.
- Portrayed Tyra Hamilton on The Young and the Restless from 2008 to 2009. In 2009, she was nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series Image Award and won a Young Hollywood Award for the role.
- Appeared in a fall 2010 touring production of Me & Mrs. Jones.
- Has participated in celebrity poker tournaments.