Michelle Paress- All About Lawrence Gilliard Jr Wife

Michelle Paress

Michelle Paress is an American actress. She rose to notoriety after playing Alma Gutierrez, a reporter in the criminal drama series ‘The Wire.’ She is also the wife of actor Lawrence Gilliard Jr.

Quick Facts

Full Name Michelle Paress
First Name Michelle
Last Name Paress
Profession Actress
Nationality American
Gender Identity Female
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
Spouse Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
Filmography The Wire

Married Life

She is a married lady. She married Lawrence Gilliard Jr. a few years ago. They are still together and have a happy marriage. They have no children yet. There have been no whispers about their marital problems up to this point.

Michelle Paress
Michelle Paress (Source: Google)

Husband, Lawrence Gilliard Jr.

Lawrence Gilliard Jr. rose to notoriety after playing D’Angelo Barksdale on the HBO drama series ‘The Wire.’ He was born on September 22, 1971, in New York City, New York, United States. His family relocated to Baltimore, Maryland, when he was seven. He went to the Baltimore School for the Arts. He made his professional acting debut in 1991, playing Dennis Brown in the indie film ‘Straight Out of Brooklyn.’

Adorable Moment with Her Husband

She is often spotted with her hubby on a variety of occasions. They travel to various locations together, such as viewing Broadway for the musical night, and several premiere performances. On September 7, 2017, they attended the premiere of HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ at The School of Visual Arts Theater in New York. She looked lovely in her silver gown and a great haircut. Her spouse wore a suit with a pink shirt and tie.

Michelle Paress Net worth in 2022

She is an actress, therefore, there is no question that she has a large income and net worth. She has featured in several films and television programs, including ‘The Wire,’ ‘Hawthrone,’ and many more. Her spouse has a net worth of $2 million as of November 2022. He can make that amount of money via his lengthy acting career. He has featured in various films and television programs, including ‘Lotto Land,’ ‘Gangs of New York,’ ‘Army Wives,’ and ‘The Beast.’

Michelle Paress
Michelle Paress (Source: Google)

Some of his television programs, along with their IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes scores, are included below. On the crime drama television series ‘The Wire,’ he portrayed D’Angelo Barksdale. It has a 9.3 IMDb rating and a 94 percent Rotten Tomatoes rating. In the murder drama series ‘The Beast,’ he played Nick/Raymond Beaumont. It has 7.8 IMDb ratings and a 61 percent Rotten Tomatoes rating. He played Chris Alston in the television series ‘The Deuce.’ It has an IMDb rating of 8.1 and a Rotten Tomatoes rating of 93 percent.


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