Who Is Carlacia Grant’s Boyfriend? Interesting Facts about Outer Banks Star

September 5, 2023   | March 22, 2024  | 

    Carlacia Grant is an American actress, well-known for portraying Cleo on the popular Netflix hit series ‘Outer Banks.’ Her on-screen chemistry with actor Jonathan Daviss on the show has piqued the curiosity of fans, leading to speculation about whether they are dating.

    Let’s find out if the on-screen pair are seeing each other in real life as well.

    Key Takeaways

    • Grant’s mother Carline and her father Karl Sr. met at high school in New Haven, Connecticut.
    • She joined the Netflix hit series Outer Banks in season 2 as Cleo in 2021.
    • She developed an Islander accent for Outer Banks.
    • Grant’s other movies and TV shows include Greenleaf, Roots, and Game of Silence.
    • She has a verified Instagram account with the username @carlaciagrant.

    Is Carlacia Grant Dating Her Co-Actor Jonathan Daviss?

    Carlacia is not dating her co-actor Jonathan. People started speculating about their off-screen romance after witnessing their sensual kiss on a season 3 episode. As it turns out, the kiss wasn’t even on the script which further gave rise to fans’ speculations. However, the actress has made it clear that she and Jonathan are just friends.

    During an interview with Decider, the actress said,

    It just really happened organically, just with me and Jonathan as friend.

    She added,

    We want to represent — and we speak about with our characters — represent Black love. So we really wanted to like put a lot of effort into making sure this storyline was real and honest and something that people can aspire to.

    Meanwhile, Grant shared their photos on her Instagram in March 2023 wishing Jonathan a birthday. In the comment section, Jonathan wrote “Love you” with two red heart emojis which again sparked their romance rumor. Here is the photo:

    Carlacia wished happy birthday to her co-actor Jonathan Daviss.
    Jonathan commented on Carlacia’s post.

    Like always, none of them addressed the speculations. So, we can only tell the duo are good friends at present.

    As a matter of fact, Jonathan is reportedly dating fellow actress Sierra Capri.

    Who Is Carlacia Grant’s Boyfriend in 2024?

    The Outer Banks star Carlacia is currently single. It seems as if Grant is now focused on her acting career rather than her romantic life. However, there is a possibility that she has a boyfriend and the pair are keeping their love life under the media radar. Besides, she doesn’t share many things about her private life on social media which might help her to keep her relationships private.

    Carlacia Grant’s Early Life And Parents

    The actress was born to Carline and Karl Sr. on January 18, 1991, in New Heaven, CT, Florida. As, of 2024 she is 33 years old. Her mom Carline was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and her dad Karl was born in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

    Carlacia holds American nationality and has Haitian and Jamaican roots. her parents first met each other in their high school in New Haven, Connecticut.

    Carlacia attending the event.
    Carlacia looks pretty in a black outfit.

    At the age of eight, Carlacia moved to Fort Lauderdale with her mother in 1999. Since her childhood, she has been interested in modeling and acting field.

    She used to share her interest with her mom and at the age of 13, her mother helped her to enter the local pageant in 2004. Grant won the Miss Junior Teen Miami Division beating over 200 contestants.

    Carlacia Grant Joined Outer Banks In Season 2

    Carlacia joined the Netflix hit series Outer Banks in season 2. Her role as Cleo is a Nassau girl whose world collides with the Pogues.

    During an interview with Elle, she described her character Cleo as ‘smarter, faster, better than everyone else, but she’s smart enough to not show it.’ Additionally, she said,

    Playing Cleo has taught me it’s okay to not always be the strongest in the room.

    The viewers of The Outer Banks love her character and the relationship between Cleo and Pope.

    Carlacia Learned Islander Accent For Outer Banks

    Growing up of Caribbean descent she did her best to pull off the Islander accent for the Netflix series. She also spent weeks preparing her character’s voice, which had a heavy West Indian accent.

    Carlacia and Jonathan are good friends.
    Carlacia and Jonathan play lovers in the Netflix series, Outer Banks

    Moreover, she used to watch a lot of YouTube videos of people living in the Bahamas and the Trinidad Islands. Besides, for the physical shape of her role as Cleo, she used to train with her personal trainer Mac Solomon.

    Carlacia Grant’s Movies And TV Shows

    Carlacia is well-recognized by everyone for her role as Cleo in the Outer Banks. Before that, she played a role in the series Greenleaf.

    Apart from that, Grant also worked in Roots (2016), and Game of Silence (2016).

    Before kicking off her acting career, Grant modeled for many high-profile designers like Lily Pulitzer, the Art of Shade, Le’Chic couture, and Labella fashions. Likewise, Carlacia has also done commercials for brands like Gatorade, Direct TV, Rexona, Pet Supermarket, and Old Jamaican Ginger Beer.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Carlacia Grant
    Birth Place New Haven, CT, Florida, USA
    Birthday January 18, 1991
    Age 33 years
    Zodiac Capricorn
    Nationality American
    Ethnicity Haitian Jamaican
    Father Karl Sr.
    Mother Carline Grant
    Siblings 1
    School Florida High School
    Profession Actress, Model
    Net Worth $1 million
    Height 5feet 6inch
    Weight 55kg
    Eye Color Dark Brown
    Hair Color Black
    Sexuality Straight
    Marital Status Single