March 25th, 2010
01:50 PM ET
Looks like there won’t be a real-life “Our Family Wedding” for actor Lance Gross after all.
Gross and “America’s Next Top Model” winner Eva Marcille (formerly Eva Pigford) have called off their engagement, Essence.com reports.
The couple, who got engaged on Christmas Eve in 2008, were scheduled to marry in July. The pair released a statement to Essence saying that their decision to split was mutual.
"Lance Gross and Eva Marcille have mutually decided to end their relationship. The split is completely amicable," the statement read.
Gross is one of the stars of the film “Our Family Wedding,” in which his character is set to marry a character played by “Ugly Betty” star America Ferrera. He won an NAACP Image Award for his work on the TV show “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.”
Marcille is a model and actress who has appeared in music videos and on the soap “The Young and the Restless.”
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