Elise Neal is the famous American actress from Memphis who came to fame for her wonderful performances in movies and television shows. He was also part of the reality show, “Hollywood Divas” alongside other 5 members. Neal has also found fame for her role as Yvonne Hughley in ABC and UPN’s sitcom, “The Hughley”.
Moreover, you might also be able to remember Elise from her appearance in the horror movie, “Scream 2”. For the movie, she portrayed the role of Hallie and her performance was appreciated by critics and fans alike. Let us now get to know a bit more about her, shall we?
Elise Neal: Early Life and Education
Elise was born on the 14th of March, 1966, in Memphis, Tennessee. She was born to mother Arletha Neal who was a nurse and father who was a construction worker. As per reports, Neal was a single child to her parents and was extremely close with them. Now looking at her family backgrounds, she is of African-American ethnicity and is evidently an American by nationality.
As per her academics, Neal joined the Lakeview Elementary school, to begin with before joining Overton High School of Memphis, Tennesse. It was a school for creative and performing arts and upon graduating, Elise went to the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Elise Neal: Career
Upon graduation, Elise began finding roles in musical theatres and was touring with various companies. During that time, Neal was also working as a ballet dancer for musical companies. Whilst working there, she was able to learn the arts of modeling. This made the transition easier for her and she was able to move straight into commercials. Next came her role of Yvonne Hughley in 1998 for the ABC sitcom, “The Hughleys”. This has helped take her career to a whole new level and land her some of the most amazing roles in the industry.
Moreover, she next came with an amazing role in the horror movie, “Scream 2”. It was very different from her role in the sitcom but Elise was able to portray her role to perfection. Alongside the rest of her crew in the sitcom, Elise was nominated for a Screen Actors Guide award for best ensemble.
Elise Neal: Personal Life
Now looking at the personal aspects of Elise’s life, she has been together with some of the biggest names like 50 Cent and Rick Ross. Her relationship with 50 Cent made headlines all over the world. Whilst it began as a rumor, Elise later confirmed it and the internet went berzerk. However, their relationship did not last long and the two split up over a mutual breakup.
Next, Elise began dating the rapper Rick Ross in 2010. But again, like her past relationships, this was not able to last long. In more recent years, Neal was rumored to be together with the American film director, “F. Gary Gray”.
Elise Neal: Net Worth and Social Media
Elise has been in the industry for a long time now and the beautiful actress with her hard work and dedication has been able to establish herself in the industry. As per reports, she has a net worth of $3 million, with the figure likely to rise in the years to come. However, as of 2019, she is living a life full of luxury in her hometown and we wish her all the luck for her career.
Neal is also pretty active on social media platforms. She has over 194k followers on Instagram where she goes by the handle @eliseneal. She likes to post pictures showcasing her life and wants to share some aspects of herself with her many fans.