Mercedes yvette scelba shorte. Jersey bred california grown 100 natural grade a yogi actress activist co owner of the gilded fox. She is known for placing second on the second season of americas next top model. Mercedes yvette scelba shorte also known as mercedes yvette born august 24 1981 in new jersey is an american fashion model and actressshe was a contestant and finalist on cycle 2 of americas next top modelduring the show scelba shorte revealed that she has lupus an autoimmune disease. After appearing on americas next top model scelba shorte became a spokesperson for the lupus foundation of america.
The latest tweets from mercedes yvette at mercedesshorte. Mercedes scelba shorte was a contestant and runner up during cycle 2 of antm. Diagnosed with lupus a year ago mercedes has gone from trying furiously to hide her disease from the world to becoming a. Scelba shorte left nous model management in los angeles in 2008.
Mercedes is the daughter of mary a. An artist rendition of her beauty below. Her baby photo with her handsome father below. She signed with nous model management and has also landed small roles in a number of tv shows including one on one all of us and.
With her beautiful mother striking a pose. 20k followers 1308 following 685 posts see instagram photos and videos from mercedes yvette at mercedesyvette. During the season scelba shorte revealed that she suffers from the disease lupus. She then signed to elite model management la and now is signed to industry model group under the name of mercedes yvette.
The bold and the beautiful. Mercedes scelba shorte professionally known as mercedes yvette is best known for being a contestant and finalist on season two of americas next top model a reality modeling competition hosted by supermodel tyra banks. Mercedes yvette scelba shorte also known as mercedes yvette born august 24 1981 from valencia california was a finalist on the cycle 2 of americas next top model. Mercedess father is african american.
Mercedes scelba shorte is an american model and actress. Her mother mary scelba then moved her family to valencia california to get mercedes out of the dangers she was facing in new jersey. Born to a white mother and an african american father in 1981 in new jersey. Scelba and keith darnell shorte.