Rochelle Aytes is an American actress, debuted in the entertainment industry in 2000 from the Television series The Outer Limits. Over the years she worked in many TV series and movies, establishing herself among one of the great actresses. She is also recognized for her roles in Criminal Minds and Designated Survivor. Her upcoming movie includes Magic Camp which is a 2018 comedy family film movie starring Adam DeVine, Jeffrey Tambor, Gillian Jacobs and Cole Sand.
Early Life And Education Of Rochelle Aytes
Rochelle Aytes was born Rochelle S. Aytes on May 17, 1976, in Harlem, New York City, United States. She attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School.
As for her higher studies she chose the State University of New York. She enrolled at Purchase College from where she earned a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts.
Rochelle Aytes' Career
Aytes debuted in the entertainment industry in 2000 and is wowing fans with her presence till present. She did modeling at the start of her career and featured in many commercials for big names like Coca-Cola, Mercedes-Benz, L'Oreal and McDonald's.
Her debut in the entertainment came in 2001 appearing in an episode of Canadian-American series The Outer Limits. In 2013, she was cast in an episode of Sex and the City starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon.
She debuted in the silver screen in 2004 portraying the role of Denise Porter in White Chicks. Following her debut, she was cast in several movies like Madea's Family Reunion, Trick 'r Treat, and My Favorite Five. Her upcoming movie Magic Camp is a comedy family film which stars Adam DeVine, Jeffrey Tambor, Gillian Jacobs and Cole Sand.
Aytes has appeared in more TV series than movies. She made guest appearances in series like My Wife and Kids, ER, Day Break, Las Vegas, Shark, Dark Blue, CSI: NY and so on. In the 2010 television series Detroit 1-8-7, she played the recurring character Alice Williams appearing in 5 episodes.
She was cast in the popular American police procedural crime drama Criminal Minds where she portrayed the role of Savannah Morgan for 10 episodes. In the 2017 American political drama series Designated Survivor, she appeared as the character Senator Cali for an episode. Aytes voiced the video games Left 4 Dead 2 and Resident Evil 6 in 2009 and 2013 respectively.
Rochelle Aytes' Net Worth
Rochelle Aytes has an estimated net worth of $3 million which she earned from her career as an actress. She is a model and actress who has worked on several projects. Aytes has modeled for big names Coca-Cola, Mercedes-Benz, L'Oreal, and McDonald's adding more to her income.
According to sources, the main cast of Criminal Minds earns around $4.8 million annually. Aytes was only a recurring character so she possibly got paid a six-figure paycheque per episode.
Rochelle Aytes' Personal Life
Rochelle Aytes is happily married to longtime boyfriend C.J Lindsey. He is also an actor known for Mistresses, Third Watch and In the Morning. The couple got engaged in July 2015 and tied the knot a year later on August 28, 2016, at the Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, New York.
While they were returning from their trip to Vancouver, Lindsey got down on his knee and proposed to Aytes. At that time they were at the Proposal rock on the Oregon coast. They first met through Aytes' friend named Kelly Stewart and she is very thankful to Stewart for introducing her present husband during that time.
In the marriage ceremony, she wore a lace-trimmed strapless ball gown which had a rhinestone studded belt and wore a long veil. While Lindsey wore a white blazer and black pants.
She is involved in many charitable works and has partnered with a charitable donation named DonorSee. The platform she partnered with provides help to the people in need and supports them directly. Aytes has contributed by helping them build a well in rural Malawi, Africa.
She stands at a height of 5'6.
Here is a video of Aytes in The Wendy Williams Show.
by ab-kalsang, 19 Jul, 2018