Reality TV Alums Turned Actors
FOX, Tommy Garcia/FOX
Jim De Yonker/The CW, Ben Glass/Warner Bros.
Barry King/WireImage, Warner Bros./Everett Collection
Daniel Garriga/CBS, Suzanne Tenner/Focus Features
FOX, Sergei Bachlakov/The WB
Daniel Garriga/CBS, Sony Pictures/Everett Collection
FOX/Everett Collection, Brian Ach/WireImage
Kevin Winter/Getty Images, Columbia/Everett Collection
From NeNe Leakes to Jennifer Hudson, we spotlight how 15 minutes of fame can lead to a legitimate acting gig.
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Eva Marcille ("America's Next Top Model" / "Crossover")
Eva Marcille (then known as Eva Pigford), the winner of Cycle 3 of "America's Next Top Model," landed various acting gigs after her time on the show including, "The Young and the Restless," "Crossover," and "House of Payne."