Lance Gross Bio

(Actor, model, photographer)

Lance Darnell Gross is an American actor, model, and photographer. He has appeared in Tyler Perry's House of Payne. He is married and has two children.

Relationship Statistics of Lance Gross

What is Lance Gross marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did Lance Gross get married ? (married date): May 23, 2015
How many children does Lance Gross have ? (name): Two (Berkeley Brynn Gross and Lennon Lorin Gross)
Is Lance Gross having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Lance Gross gay ?: No
Who is Lance Gross wife ? (name): View Couple Comparison Rebecca Jefferson
Rebecca Jefferson

More about the relationship

Lance Gross is a married person. He has been married to fashion stylist Rebecca Jefferson since May 23, 2015.

The couple welcomed two children named Berkeley Brynn Gross (born November 20, 2014), and Lennon Lorin Gross (born July 10, 2018). The family is currently living together and they are sharing quality time with each other.

Previously, he was engaged to Eva Marcille on December 25, 2008, but the engagement ended in March 2010.

Who is Lance Gross?

Lance Gross is a famous American actor, model, and photographer of Ghanaian descent. He is best known for his role as Calvin Payne on the TBS sitcom ‘Tyler Perry’s House of Payne’.

Lance Gross: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

He was born on July 8, 1981, in Oakland, California, USA. His birth name is Lance Darnell Gross and he is currently 39 years old. Lance’s mother’s name is Alice Gross but his father’s name is Lorin Gross.

His mother is African-American whereas his father is a Ghanaian. He has twin sisters: Staci and Traci.

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Caption: Lance Gross’s Family (Source: Pinterest)

Lance holds American citizenship but his ethnicity is Ghanaian plus African-American.

Education, School/College University

He attended Bonxana High School and graduated from there and then later joined Howard University from which he received a Bachelor of Arts in Theater.

Then, he took training at The Ivanna Chubbuck Studio as well as the Tasha Smith Acting Studio.

Lance Gross: Professional Life and Career

Lance Gross started modeling for Karl Kani and made his appearance in music videos for artists such as Rihanna, Mary J. Blige, and Mariah Carey. In 2006, Lance had minor roles in ‘Eve and The Bernie Mac Show’. Then, he was discovered by Tyler Perry while he was performing in the Tasha Smith Acting Studio.

Similarly, he portrayed the role of Calvin Payne, a young professional who has attended college for seven years, on Perry’s new sitcom ‘House of Payne’. He made his film debut from ‘Meet the Browns’ which is a romantic comedy.

Moreover, Lance Gross’s other remarkable performance was in ‘Our Family Wedding’ in 2010 alongside America Ferrera. The pair portrayed a recently engaged young couple whose wedding preparations are disrupted by their families.

He portrayed the recurring roles in ‘A Surprise for the Paynes’, ‘Revelations of Payne’ and ‘A Confrontation of Payne’ along with Demetria McKinney, Laramie “Doc” Shaw, Allen Payne, and China Anne McClain.

Awards, Nominations

He won Image Awards in the category Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for ‘House of Payne’ in 2013, 2010, 2009, and in 2008 and nominated for the award in 2011.

Lance Gross: Net Worth, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career. As per his wife’s net worth, it is around $8 million.

They both are doing great in their respective professions.

Lance Gross: Rumors and Controversy

Lance has been successful in keeping himself far from rumors and controversies in his personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Lance Gross has a height of 6 ft. and 80 kg weight. He has black eyes and black hair. But, other information regarding his shoe size, dress size, etc. are not available.

Social Media

Lance has around 1.8 million followers on Instagram, about 329k followers on Twiter, and around 245k followers on Facebook.


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