Who is Desiree DaCosta?
DaCosta best known for being an assistant to actor & comedian Eddie Murphy.
She worked with Murphy on films like Another 48 Hours, Boomerang, and Harlem Nights.
Her last credit was in 1995, on the TV documentary Inside the White House.
Desiree DaCosta Age
She was born on November 3, 1970, in California, United States.
Blair Underwood’s wife Desiree DaCosta
She is married to her husband Blair Underwood. Her husband is an American actor, director, and producer. He has appeared in several films during his acting career, including Just Cause (1995), Set It Off (1996), Deep Impact (1998), Rules of Engagement (2000), Something New (2006), Madea’s Family Reunion (2006), and Juanita (2019). He has earned two Golden Globe Award nominations, five NAACP Image Awards, one Daytime Emmy Award, and one Grammy Award.
Underwood and DaCosta were married on September 17, 1994. They have three kids together. Recently in May 2021, Blair Underwood and his wife, DaCosta, announced that they’re ending their marriage after 27 years. The couple posted a joint statement saying that; “After a tremendous amount of thought, prayer & work on ourselves individually & collectively, we have come to the conclusion to end our marriage that began 27 years ago, It has truly been a beautiful journey. Our proudest achievements are our three incredible children. Three souls to which God entrusted us. We continue to be awed & humbled by the blessings of parenting. We have always put their best interests first & will continue to do so. We will continue to be the best of friends and co-parents and have the utmost respect for one another as we embark upon this new chapter of our lives, separately. We thank you all for your support throughout the years & we humbly ask for privacy & understanding during this new season of change,” They wrote.
What role did Blair Underwood’s wife play in her husband’s career?
Underwood and DaCosta have three children: sons Paris and Blake and daughter Brielle.
Underwood said that his role on Sex & The City came thanks to his wife.
“When the offer came in, I mentioned it to my wife and she’s like, ‘No, you need to do that. Why are you even pausing? You want to go do that.’ I thank her for that,” he said.
Why are Blair Underwood and Desiree DaCosta getting a divorce?
Blair Underwood and Desiree DaCosta announced they were splitting after more than 27 years together.
They didn’t say why they were splitting.
But they asked their followers to respect their privacy in a joint statement they made on Instagram.
“After a tremendous amount of thought, prayer & work on ourselves individually & collectively, we have come to the conclusion to end our marriage that began 27 years ago,” they wrote.
“We will continue to be the best of friends and co-parents and have the utmost respect for one another as we embark upon this new chapter of our lives, separately.”
“We thank you all for your support throughout the years & we humbly ask for privacy & understanding during this new season of change,” they concluded.
Desiree DaCosta Children
Together with her husband Blair Underwood they have three children. Their son Paris Underwood was born in 1997, their son Blake Ellis Underwood was born on June 9, 2001, and their daughter Brielle Underwood was born in 1999.
Desiree DaCosta height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.
Desiree DaCosta Net Worth
Desiree DaCosta’s net worth is estimated to be $100 thousand. Her husband Blair Underwood’s net worth is estimated to be $8 Million.