Eva Pigford (Eva Marcille) is an American actress and model born in 1984 in Los Angeles, California. She is popular for her portrayal of Tyra Hamilton on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless. Pigford also won the third season of America’s Next Top Model. She has also made appearances on television shows such as The Game, Real Husbands of Hollywood, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, and Smallville. Pigford has been dating singer Kevin McCall since 2013 and has one daughter.