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Erica Gimpel Biography

Updated On 12 Jan, 2023 Published On 27 Nov, 2022
Erica Gimpel

Facts of Erica Gimpel

Date of Birth :
Age : 60 years old
Family Name : Gimpel
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Cancer
Height : 5 Feet 7 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Erica Gimpel

What is Erica Gimpel marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Single
How many children does Erica Gimpel have ? (name): 0 Children
Is Erica Gimpel having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Erica Gimpel Lesbian ? No

Erica Gimpel is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and dancer. She is best known for her role in the television series Fame and Profiler. The 58-year-old stepped into the entertainment field in 1982.

Is Erica Gimpel Married? Who's her Husband?

Erica Gimpel remains tight-lipped when it comes to opening her personal life. She has not introduced her partner anywhere to date. Nevertheless, Gimpel has had several on-screen romances.

In Grey's Anatomy, she played the character of Bethany Anderson and played the wife of actor Derek Webster who portrayed Paul Anderson. In the same way, in "God Friended Me," Gimpel played Trish Allen, the girlfriend and later wife of Arthur Finer, played by Joe Morton. After the duo married, they had a child, acted by Brandon Michael Hall.  

Gimpel played (Joe Morton) Arthur's wife, Trish. SOURCE: Instagram

The veteran celeb may have had her fair share of relationships in her past. The Criminal Minds star has not indicated having a partner on her social media accounts, which suggests she is single. Erica looks happy in her life surrounded by her close ones, which is the most important thing.

Erica Gimpel's Net Worth And Salary

Erica Gimpel possesses an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2023. On average, an American actor receives $73,001, while a dancer earns between $26,000 and $70,000 annually. Someone, as accomplished as her will surely receive a good sum for her work. 

Erica Gimpel embraces a lavish life in the U.S. SOURCE: Instagram

Her prominent works include Fame, Profiler, ER, Veronica Mars, God Friended Me, etc. The 58-year-old also received the L.A. Femme International Film Festival's Award. She is actively involved in the world peace organization, the SGI,-USA, related to following the values of peace, education, and culture.

Erica Gimpel Movies and TV Shows

Erica Gimpel has starred in numerous movies and tv series to date. She has appeared in God Friended Murder and Me in the First. Her other notable acting credit includes The Catch, Code Black, The Young & the Restless, and Cult. 

Erica Gimpel's interview on Fame 35th Anniversary Concert.

Gimpel landed a leading role in Sarah in Criminal Minds, True Blood, Nikita, Rizzoli & Isles, Eleventh Hour, Close to Home, Boston Legal, Veronica Mars, etc. Erica worked with Vanessa Ferlito and Daryl Mitchell in NCIS: New Orleans and The Cosby Show.

Also, the skillful personality became a judge in an Irish TV talent show, "Fame: The Musical," along with Simon Delaney in 2010. The Manhattan, NY native released her initial CD (album) Spread Your Wings and Fly in the same year.

Apart from acting, Gimpel is interested in music. She focuses on Pop, Jazz, and Alternative rock genre music. Her band comprises Cristiabo Noveli on percussion and drums; Ryan Cross on bass and cello; Louis Van Taylor performs on tenor, flute, soprano sax, and bass clarinet. 

Erica Gimpel's Famous Performance: Fame, Freaky Friday, and True Blood

The brown-eyed played the unforgettable "Coco" in the international hit feature film "Fame" in 1982. In the mid-1980s, Erica left Fame after the last several episodes of the initial season as she had to complete her high school education.

Since 1988, Mrs. Gimpel received an offer to star in dozens of television shows and feature movies. The 5 feet 7 inches tall played Sarah Morgan, the SSA Derek Morgan's sister, in the season 2 episode Profiler Profiled. She reprised the role in the Season 7 episode The Company.

In 2003, Miss Gimpel played Harry's teacher in Freaky Friday. Erica Gimpel's other notable credit includes the 2012 show "True Blood." She portrayed Faerie Elder, an ancient and powerful faerie, on the HBO hit original series True Blood's Sunset episode.

Erica Gimpel Wiki-Bio And Parents

Erica Gimpel was born in Manhattan, New York, on June 25, 1964. The icon went to Junior High School 104 in New York City with actors Kadeem Hardison, Jon Cryer, and Robert Downey.

The New York native is the daughter of an African mother, Phyllis Bash, and an American father, Joseph Gimpel. The actress's father died on October 19, 2019.

Erica Gimpel's parents first at their singing teacher's studio and later fell in love. The duo tied the knot in the early 60s; at the time, interracial marriage was not common and was seen as a  rebellious act.  

Erica Gimpel inherits the genes of her mom. SOURCE: Instagram

Erica's parents named her Erica Fawn Gimpel at the time of birth. Gimbel holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. The 58-year-old inherited the gene from her celebrity parents. She is an actress who's starred in Lakeland, Gotham, FBI, New Amsterdam, Freedom, Let Me Go, etc.

Likewise, Erica's father, Joseph, was a native of Sego, Utah, United States. He featured the Cable ACE Awards-winning tv movie Strapped. Joseph Gimpel worked with William James Stigggers Jr., Starleta Dubois, and Mike Farley.

Erica Gimpel Social Media: Instagram

Erica Gimpel prefers sharing her daily activities with fans via social networking sites. The House cast is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Gimpel has 3.4k followers on Facebook and over 6 thousand followers on Instagram. Erica shares posts and pictures about her work and life on her social media accounts.  

Erica Gimpel Body Measurement: Height

Gimpel has a slim hourglass-shaped body measuring 32-25-35 inches. She has curly brown hair and a pair of alluring brown eyes.

 Erica has never been through cosmetic plastic surgery till today. She does yoga or gym and takes a balanced diet to stay fit.

Erica Gimpel Quick Facts

  • Erica Gimpel has a strong bond with American actor Jsu Garcia who played her on-screen boyfriend on the TV series Fame
  • Gimpel is a fun-loving personality. She likes exploring new places and spending time in a naturally beautiful place.
  • The curly brown haired obtained a degree in Performing Arts from New York's High School.
  • As a young girl, Erica Gimpel toured Europe and the United States with her mother, Phyllis Bash, in the play Porgy and Bess.
  • The starlet wished to chase the acting field at age seven after she performed in the chorus.
  • Gimpel made her acting debut in the TV series Spenser: For Hire in 1985.

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