Who is Anjelah Johnson? Married Manwell Reyes in 2011, Is she getting Divorced?

HitBerryPublished on   27 Feb, 2017Updated on   12 May, 2021

Anjelah Johnson is a famous American actress, comedian, and former NFL cheerleader. She gains huge popularity after portraying in the TV series MADtv where she played various characters including Vietnamese nail salon employee and a rude fast food employee Bon Qui Qui


The gorgeous American celebrity is married to Manwell Reyes since 2011. The couple has spent over 7 years with each other but hasn't welcomed any children yet. The couple seems to have strong bonding and relationship, however, the couple sometimes faces rumors of getting a divorce.  

More about Anjelah Johnson

34-year-old Anjelah Johnson born in San Jose moved to Los Angeles in 2005 in order to pursue a career in comedy. She joined a joke writing class after her friend's suggestion which was quite effective for her. Afterward, she made improvement in her classes and eventually began to headline her own shows.  

Actress and comedian Anjelah Johnson

Actress and comedian Anjelah Johnson

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Many of us might not be aware of the fact that, she got the name Bon Qui Qui for her friendly behavior. Yeah! She is very friendly towards her co-workers and believes in keeping a good friendship with almost everyone whom she meets. One of her best friend Jill Layton described her as one of the persons whom we strive to make our friends with.  

Johnson earned wide attention after featuring as a Vietnamese nail salon employee for which she received huge appreciation on YouTube. Later in 2007, she joined the cast of sketch comedy show MADtv as a featured performer.   

After getting a remarkable popularity through her character Bon Qui Qui, she starred in the faith-based film "The Resurrection of Gavin Stone" where she played a character, Kelly Richardson. The film was released in the cinema on 20th January 2017.

In 2009, she was given her own one-hour Comedy Central special show, "Anjelah Johnson: That's How We Do It" with which she established herself as a professional show host. Coming to the year 2013, she reprised her role in the MADtv as a character Bon Qui Qui.


In 2015, Johnson came up with her third stand-up special show entitled as Anjelah Johnson: Not Fancy which was filmed in South California and released on 1st October 2015, at Netflix. 

Furthermore, she talks about her character 'Bon Qui Qui', a fast food employee who doesn't treat her customers well. Also, she mentions everything about it and all the other projects that she is working on.

Anjelah's Marriage to Manwell Reyes

Anjelah first met her husband Manwell in 2010 and later they started to feel for each other and eventually started dating each other. After dating almost for a year, the couple decided to take their relationship to next level and to get married.  

The couple got married on 11th June 2011 and the ceremony was held in Half Moon Bay, California. During their five-year long-term marital relationship, they didn't welcome any child and are also not planning to have at the moment.    

Anjelah and her husband Manwell at their marriage

Anjelah and her husband Manwell at their marriage

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Johnson once told that they didn't want any children recently as they are too busy building their career and she also added that they enjoy spending their time with their nieces and nephews.   

Is the couple getting Divorced?

It is not heard there is something bitter in their married relation and they are always seen together in the outing so we can predict that the couple is not going to end their relationship. Not at all! Anjelah and Manwell are the types of persons who never let their small misunderstanding to ruin their relationship.

It's been almost 7 years since they tied the knot and the couple is still together. The duo seems to have strong bonding together and there is no any sign and rumors of their divorce.  

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Hence, we can say that the couple is happily married and they frequently post their photos on the social sites like Twitter and Instagram. In the recent Valentine's day, Anjelah uploaded a picture with her husband Manwell which clearly indicates they are still in a good relation.