(New York, NY– July 6th, 2017) –Eva Marcille formerly known as “Eva Pigford,” winner of America’s Next Top Model Cycle 3, has been confirmed to host the 9th Annual Summer Sizzle BVI fashion extravaganza in the British Virgin Islands from July 20th – 23rd.
The actress, TV host, and fashion model is best known for her role as Tyra Hamilton on the soap opera The Young and the Restless and has appeared on the cover of numerous magazines and guest-starred on several series on UPN and The CW Network including Kevin Hill, Smallville, Everybody Hates Chris and The Game. Her other modeling credits include CoverGirl, DKNY, Samsung, Elle, Elle Girl, Rolling Out, Red by Marc Ecko, Jewel magazine, In Touch Weekly magazine, Star Magazine.
Marcille was nominated for two NAACP Image Awards in 2009 for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series for her role in The Young & the Restless.
“I’m super excited to be attending and hosting such a fabulous event in the British Virgin Islands!” says Marcille in expressing sheer excitement at being part of the 2017 edition of Summer Sizzle BVI, the Caribbean’s premier fashion event.
“We are excited to have Eva serve as the host of this year’s event”, says Terry Donovan, Founder and CEO of Summer Sizzle BVI. “Eva is a talented and shining star and will bring a lot of pizzazz to the event”.
Summer Sizzle BVI 2017 is in its ninth year of production and will feature activities starting from July 20th and ending on July 23rd. This year’s event will feature performances from Jessica Jarrell, R&B/Pop Artist who will perform her single “How was I” and two distinct fashion shows – BVI Swim Runway Show on July 21st and Global Glamour Runway Show on July 22nd at the Multi-Purpose Complex on Tortola.
Tickets for all events including parties are available online and at various ticket outlets in the Virgin Islands including Hazem Beauty, UMI, Bolo’s, Island Roots, Bob’s Gas, Sensus Health Club, JBY, Body Glam on Tortola, Speedy’s on Virgin Gorda and Native Son and Urban Threadz on St. Thomas.
Summer Sizzle BVI is sponsored by BVI Tourist Board, Official Sponsor, Office of the Premier, Ministry of Education & Culture, JTV, JAHPHIX, Popeye’s, MYBEAUTYUNLIMITED.COM, Cape Air, Surfsong Villa Resort, Myett’s, Bob's Gas, Norman Allen, ROMASCO, Speedy’s, BVINEWS.COM, Game On Inc, Aroma’s, Green Tech, Sports and Trophies Unlimited, VIRGINISLANDSNEWSONLINE.COM, Contributing sponsors: Sensus Health Club, MWP Studios, Florencia Cosmetics, Omar’s Café and Mini Me.
- Source: BVIHotpress.com