I had been happily married to my husband for nearly a decade. You see, I thought I had won the lotto in husbands. I adore my boys and want to see their sweet faces every day. We both go to their karate lessons and soccer games.(Now we even sit next to each other — something I wasn’t able to do when things first fell apart.
In addition, Beauvais was a talk show co-host for “Hollywood Live Today.”Earlier this year, Beauvais announced she was focusing her attention behind the camera with the formation of Beauvais Wilson Productions with successful television producer Lisa L.
Despite growing up largely in Miami, Beauvais has always lifted Haiti up.“I was always proud of where I’m from because I think that’s what makes me me and I was never told to hide it or be afraid of it,” she explained.
“When I came to the United States, when [a lot of people] thought of Haiti, they thought of AIDS. So, I was always proud to say that I was Haitian and I think I’ve been able to carry that flag because of it, because I never shied away from it.”Following her heart is another thing Beauvais has never shied away from.
Playing any role in a Marvel franchise is a big deal and that’s not lost on Beauvais, who plays Doris Toomes, mother to Spidey love interest Liz, played by model Laura Harrier, and wife of Adrian Toomes/Vulture, handled ably by Michael Keaton, in the movie.“It means everything to me on so many levels,” she explained via phone. Who wouldn’t want to be in the Marvel or die to become a part of the franchise? But the icing on the cake is to be part of a project that my kids are excited about and can actually see.
We’ve seen it twice already.”Beauvais, who turns 51 later this year, is mother to 9-year-old twin boys, Jaid and Jax Nilon, with her second ex-husband.