Carol Denise Betts is an American actress, comedian, and TV host who goes by the stage name Niecy Nash-Betts. She is best known for her work on TV.
Nash was the host of the Style Network shows Clean House. In 2010, she won a Daytime Emmy Award for this work. In the comedy show Reno 911!, she played the role of Deputy Raineesha Williams. Nash was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as nurse Denise “DiDi” Ortley in the HBO comedy Getting On. She was also nominated for a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
Moving into her personal life, it is worth noting that on August 29, 2020, Nash exchanged vows with singer Jessica Betts. Here in this post, we’ll delve into her relationship with her wife, Jessica, and also regarding her past relationships.
Meet Jessica Betts, Nash’s Wife
Jessica Betts is an American singer born on June 19, 1982, and lives in Los Angeles. Since 2020, she has been married to Niecy Nash. Betts won a singing competition on TV called “The Road to Stardom with Missy Elliott” in 2005. She was chosen as a BET Music Matters artist in 2011. This is a program that shows off “the next BET superstars.” Big Momma’s House had “Get Up,” one of her songs, on its soundtrack. During K. Michelle’s Rebellious Soul tour in 2013, Betts was the opening act. Betts’s music video for “Catch Me” was shown for the first time on Good Morning America in October 2020.
In the video, Nash’s wife, Jessica was wearing a wedding dress. At the 2021 GLAAD Media Awards, Betts sang the song. Betts played the role of Nadege in a 2018 episode of the TV show Claws. She is on the TV show P-Valley in 2022.
Know About Nash And Jessica’s Relationship
In 2015, Nash heard Betts’ music and found her on social media. Over the next four years, they became friends, and they said that after a night at Nash’s place, their friendship turned romantic. Nash, who is 52 years old, told Essence, “I was nervous at dinner because I felt something.” “I just couldn’t figure it out. I was trying to determine if I was wrong because I wanted the night to go on. And the rest of my life started that night.”
After 18 months of their wedding announcement going viral on social media, the couple said they’re still surprised by how people reacted. Actress and TV host, Niecy Nash and her wife, singer Jessica Betts, made history by being the first same-sex couple to appear on the cover of Essence magazine in 2021.
In the cover story, “Niecy Nash and Wife Jessica Are Sure Betts,” the couple talks about their relationship, including how they were able to find love again after a breakup, and how their wedding announcement in the summer of 2020 went viral. Betts and Nash, say they are still crazy about each other and want to show the world how much they love each other. “If we have a plan, it’s that we want to spread queer joy. Everyone needs it. “Just being honest,” Betts told the magazine.
Who Is Niecy Nash’s First Husband, Don Nash?
Earlier, Niecy Nash was married to Don Nash, a minister, for 13 years. In June 2007, they filed for a divorce. Together, they have three children.
Niecy Nash’s Second Husband, Jay Tucker
In September 2010, Nash and Jay Tucker made plans to get married. Nash took part in a reality show on TLC that showed how the wedding was planned. They got married on May 28, 2011, at the Church Estate Vineyard in Malibu. On October 30, 2019, Nash posted on Instagram that she was going to get a divorce from Tucker. The divorce was over on June 21, 2020.