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Information on Shamicka Gibbs, Ex-Wife of Martin Lawrence!

Shamicka Gibbs is an entrepreneur, American chef, and former musician. She is better recognized as the ex-wife of American comedian, Martin Lawrence. Shamicka’s ex-husband has appeared in several hit TV shows and movies including the Fox television sitcom, Martin, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, the Bad Boys franchise, and many more.

The businesswoman and her then-husband Martin were in a long-term relationship before their marriage. Despite being in a relationship for over a decade, their marriage ended after two years.

So did the former celebrity spouse share any kids with her ex? Let’s take a look at Shamicka Gibbs’s professional and personal life including her age, height, daughter, and more.

Shamicka Gibbs Is An Ireland Native: Details On Her Childhood & Parents

The 46 years old entrepreneur was born in Ireland on November 11, 1975. Her parents are Susan Gloria Gibbs (mother) and Ronnie Gibbs (father). Unfortunately, her dad passed away years ago. Shamicka never misses out on wishing her late dad a happy birthday or remembering him on any other occasion.

Similarly, on July 9, 2022, on the occasion of his 65th birthday, Shamicka uploaded a photo captioning,

Happy Heavenly Birthday Daddy!! Today you would have been 65 years younger. I miss and love you so much!!!
Furthermore, on July 12, 2021, she also posted a montage of her childhood memories with her parents. It was on the occasion of her mother’s birthday and the caption reads,
Screaming Happy Birthday To My Amazing Mommy!!!! My Queen, We Celebrate You Today and Everyday @gypsypidge I am so Blessed and Grateful to be able to give you your flowers while you are with us.


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Talking about her racial background, she belongs to a mixed descent as her mother is Caucasian and her father is an Afro-American. Aside from that, Shamicka holds dual nationality being Irish and American.

Gibbs’ Educational Background

In 1989, Shamicka Gibbs went to Rubidoux High School (a public high school) in Riverside, California where she participated in sports like track and basketball. However, in 1991, she moved to Leauzinger High School and completed her high school education in 1993.

Apart from this, she hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her further studies.

Siblings: She Has One Twin Brother

The Instagram influencer also has a twin brother named Doonie. They share a very close bond. Nevertheless, she also has an elder sister name Felicia and a younger brother Donnie.

Shamicka Gibbs with her family
Shamicka with her siblings

On June 10, 2021, she shared a photo of herself and a photo of her along with her siblings. The caption reads,

‘Flash Back To 1995 With Me and My Siblings!!! Felicia, Doonie, and Donnie🥰’

Similarly, she has also shared a picture featuring herself and her twin brother. She gave the caption for the photo, “Me and My Little Brother Rondie aka Doonie.”

What Is Her Height?

She stands at a resounding height of 5ft 7inches.

Shamicka Gibbs Is An Entrepreneur

In 2012, Shamicka joined the company F8th Unit LLC. Since then she has been working there and now she is the CEO there. Similarly, since 2013 she has been working in the company SS Lawrence Collection LLC. Furthermore, she is the founder of a T-shirt collection “Joyfullygifted.”

She is also the owner of Micka’s Pantry, a meal service business that provides several organic and gluten-free spices and herbs. Likewise, she is the founder of an event business Ciiking and Conversing.

Apart from this, Martin’s ex-wife owns a business named Don’t Hurt Cha’ Tongue Baby which is based on all-natural organic spices which are supplied right from her kitchen.

Furthermore, she is also the proud owner of 10 Massage Envy and a Television Personality.

Shamicka Gibbs Was Diagnosed With Celiac And Lupus Disease

Shamicka was diagnosed with the disease in 2011. After winning the fight against the disease, she calls herself a “Lupus warrior.” In order to keep herself healthy and free from this health issue, she has been focusing on a gluten-free diet and exercising daily. Likewise, she tries to live a stress-free and healthy lifestyle.

Moreover, she is also trying to help others overcome this disease by reaching out to them through her Instagram account. She often tells her fans what product she uses or consumes to fight the disease. One time the former celebrity spouse posted an image captioning,

“For those who asked me. This is my go-to brand of bioactive silver that I use. Silver has so many benefits. Silver is antimicrobial. It kills bacteria and boosts your immune system. I hope that you can find some for your household.”

Similarly, she has uploaded dozens of photos while giving free advice to her followers.

How And When Did Shamikca And Martin Lawrence Start Dating?

Martin was a married man before crossing path with Shamicka. Around the time he was married to and the former Miss Virginia USA Patricia Southall were in a marital relationship from 1995-97. Similarly, they also welcomed a daughter Jasmine Lawrence in 1996.

Unfortunately, a year later, in 1997, they parted ways, the same year Shamicka and Martin met each other for the first time. They stayed in a relationship for more than 12 years before tying the knot.

Shamicka Gibbs’ Longest Relationship Came To An End: Did They Marry And Are They Still Together?

After staying in a healthy relationship for over a decade, Shamicka and her former husband Martin walked down the aisle on July 10, 2010, at Lawrence’s house in Beverly Hills. Similarly, their high-profile wedding ceremony was attended by 120 guests including Barry Bonds and Eddie Murphy.

Similarly, their two daughters and Shamicka’s stepdaughter Jasmine served as flower girls during the couple’s marriage.

Shamicka Gibbs with her former hubby
Shamicka and her ex-husband were in a relationship for over a decade before their marriage

Unfortunately, their marital relationship lasted for just two years. In April 2012, the duo finalized their divorce. Shamicka’s ex-husband Martin’s rep also told People, that the decision was made by both of them.

Similarly, the spokesperson said, “Martin and Shamicka Lawrence have decided to divorce. The couple has made the joint decision to part ways.”

Unlike other celebrity couples, their divorce didn’t harm their friendship and they continued being good friends to date.

Shamicka And Her Ex-Husband Shared Two Daughters

Shamicka and her former hubby Martin are prime examples of, “a couple can stay together for years even without being in a marital relationship.” To this day they are really close to one another and share wonderful time with their kids.

Talking about their kids, they welcomed their first daughter Iyanna Faith Lawrence on November 9, 2000, several years before their marraige.

Likewise, their second daughter Amara Trinity Lawrence was born on August 20, 2002. Although they were not together after 2012, the former flames co-parented their two daughters. Similarly, Martin once said,

“Out of love and respect for one another, we will continue to remain friends and raise our two beautiful daughters together.”

As of 2022, Shamicka and her daughters are living in California. She is very close to her children and even her stepdaughter Jasmine. On September 25, 2022, on the occasion of National Daughters’ Day, she uploaded a picture featuring all three of her daughters. Her caption was,

“Happy National Daughter’s Day to my Gorgeous Queens👑👑👑.”

Shamicka Gibbs with her daughters
Shamicka with her three daughters

Furthermore, her youngest daughter Amara has been showing interest in music and mainly posts about singing on her social media handles.

Is Shamicka Gibbs Dating Anyone? Who Is Her New Boyfriend?

After her split with Martin, many of her well-wishers wondered if she had a new boyfriend. In 2016, Shamicka was reportedly in a relationship with a guy named Antwuan Hill. She and her new boyfriend Antwuan aka Ace met at one of their friend’s birthday parties. The whole night they had a sweet conversation.

Miraculously, after two years Ace and Shamicka’s paths crossed again when they were invited to attend an event. However, they didn’t have the pleasure of seeing each other for the next three years.

Surprisingly, in 2021, Ace found one of Shamicka’s posts where he commented using full lyrics. The influencer replied to his comment which helped them to reconnect once again. In April 2021, she revealed her new journey with Ace on her Instagram. She captioned the post, “He’s My Good Thing.”

Shamicka Gibbs with Ace Hill
The photo Shamicka shared for the first time of her new boyfriend

A year later, on August 12, 2022, they announced their wedding held at The Majestic Downtown, Los Angeles, CA. Both Shamicka and her husband Ace posted a short clip of their marriage. Do check it out on Shamicka’s Ig.

Shamicka Gibbs is married to Ace Hill
Shamicka with her now husband Ace

The pair are together ever since and are enjoying a blissful married life. We hope that they keep on sharing the same love and understanding for years to come.

Shamicka Once Appeared On a Reality TV Show

In 2012, she appeared in the VH1 TV show named Hollywood Exes. This show is based on the lives of women who were in a relationship with high-profile actors. Many women including Mayte GarciaAndrea KellyShanna MoaklerJessica Canseco, Nicole Murphy, and Sheree Fletcher, were also invited along with Shamicka.

Her main motive was to encourage females who are going through a divorce.

Shamicka Gibbs’ Net Worth

As an entrepreneur and TV personality, it is no doubt that Shamicka have a hefty amount of fortune. The influencer is estimated to have a net worth of $5 million.

Aside from Gibbs’ net worth, her ex-husband Martin’s total fortune is currently worth $110 million as of 2022.

She Is Mainly Active On Instagram

Shamicka Gibbs is pretty much available on various social media handles and mostly on Insta under the name @shamicka_lawrence. As of 2022, she has over 170k followers.

Similarly, she is open about her personal life on social media platforms. She often features her daughters, husband, and sometimes her work-related pictures and videos on the platform.