Mechelle Epps is an American actress, writer, and producer. Most probably she noted for being the ex-wife of American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer, Mike Epps. He is best recognized for portraying Day-Day Jones in ‘Next Friday’ and its sequel, ‘Friday After Next’ as well as appearing ‘Black Doug’ in ‘The Hangover’. However, the duo remained in the relationship over eleven years and separated.
After separation, Mechelle went back to her maiden name ‘Mechelle McCain’. After divorce, her husband fathered six children from three women, meanwhile, he produced two daughters with McCain. Furthermore, Mike currently is married to Kyra Robinson while it is unknown of Mechelle’s relationship.
Caption: Mechelle Epps, the ex-wife of American stand-up comedian, Mike Epps.
Mechelle Epps: Bio, Family, Education
McCain was born on 27 November 1985 which makes her age around 33 as of 2020. She was born as the daughter to supportive and caring to a Houston, Texas native parents. Though she has not revealed information on them nor on her siblings or how did she spend her early days.
Regarding her education, She received a graduate degree from the University of Houston. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California, and manages her business. From a young age, she not only wants to have a career in the glamour world but also interested in an acting career.
Mechelle Epps: Career & Life Achievements
Epps’ ex-wife made her first appearance through the 2003 film ‘The Fighting Temptations’. She featured in the film that starred artists like Cuba Gooding Jr., Beyonce, and Mike Epps. Though she has worked in a quiet few movies and drama, however, one of her major roles include 2011 flick 35 and Ticking, that starred Mike’s rival, Kevin Hart. She also starred in TV shows like Behind the Scenes and Misadventures of a Hollywood Housewife.
Since 2015, she hasn’t have appeared in any acting roles, however, it is noted that she went to dwell into producing and writing. As soon as she went with the flow, she came up with Basketball Wives the Movie (trailer) Spoof in 2012 as a co-writer, producer, and starred as well. Next, she also produced some of Mike’s comedy specials.
Mechelle Epps: Personal Life & Husband
It is unclear how and where she and her ex-husband met the first time. But it is known that they began dating after working on the movie ‘The Fighting Temptations’ for the real. Eventually, after some time, they exchanged vows in July 2006 at the age of 20. Their relationship was running smoothly until they shockingly announced their separation.
After a decade long of their marriage, the estranged couple divorced in September 2017. The report says that Mike had filed for divorce in January 2016, citing ‘irreconcilable difference’. Whereas the reports by Mechelle side cited that they have been separated in February 2016 while Epps claimed their separation in June 2015. After their divorce, Mike was ordered to pay $25,000 a month for spousal support for a six-year period to Mechelle. And also the court told him to pay $15,000 as child support, additionally, the tuition fees of his two youngest daughters.
Moreover, they had to settle their massive fleet of cars dividing between them and splitting the profits from the sale of their Encino home. Furthermore, Mechelle is active with her philanthropy works and has founded a non-profit organization ‘Kids Love and Health Foundation’. The foundation aims to help youth all over the world to improve their health and wellness.
Caption: Mechelle and her ex-husband Mike Epps
Mechelle Epps: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She must be making a good income from her career in the entertainment industry. From her business ventures, she has been making a profit and living a splendid life with her daughters. Therefore, she has a net worth estimated at around $4 million, according to sources. On the other hand, her ex-husband has a net worth estimated at around $5 million from his career.
She has a personal and unverified Instagram @MechelleMcCain with 134k followers. On Twitter, she has an unverified account @MechelleMcCain with more than 5.1k followers. She also goes by her own official website under her name.
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Mechelle Epps: Body Measurements
The beautiful multi-talented actress has a curvaceous body that stands to a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.60 meters. Her perfect body weighs 64 kg with 38-34-40 inches of body measurement of breast, waist, and hips. She has black eyes color as well as hair color.