- Full Name Deonna McNeill
- Occupation TV personality, Entrepreneur
- Nationality American
- Birthplace USA
- Birth Date Undisclosed
Deonna McNeill | BiographyMcNeill married her husband Greg Otokie on 'Married At First Sight'
McNeill married her husband Greg Otokie on 21 March 2019. They were complete strangers who were put together by relationship experts of a reality show. However, they instantaneously bonded on 'Married At First Sight,' with their beliefs, morals, and ambitions matching, especially given their strongly religious backgrounds. The couple was fortunate to remain together while other Season 9 couples argued and failed in their marriages.
Deonna McNeill is a famous TV personality and entrepreneur. She first came to the media limelight after appearing on Lifetime's reality series Married At First Sight (2019).
Who is Deonna McNeill?
Deonna McNeill is a renowned businesswoman and reality star. Unfortunately, her birth, childhood, and parents' information is not found on any verified sources.
However, according to an article on mylifetime.com, she was 30 years old when she appeared on the reality series in 2019. Thus, she was born in 1989.
Before making a debut as a TV personality, she worked at a private organization as an operations manager. However, her job details are not available on any authentic media sites.
As of now, McNeill co-owns a clothing business by the name Akpesiri.Co alongside her husband, Greg Okotie. The company specializes in selling branded jumpers, accessories, leggings, t-shirts, and many other apparels.
In 2019, McNeill gained popularity from her appearance on Lifetime's Married At First Sight season 9. As a result, she also amassed high fan followings on her social media handles. Her Instagram @deonna.mcneill has around 366k followers as of March 2022, where she keeps her fans updated about her personal life, business, and family via the posts on her account.
'Married At First Sight'
The Lifetime reality television series, Married At First Sight revolves around a group of single strangers (equal number of men and women) meeting for a social experiment. They aspire to find their perfect match at their first meeting and look to walk down the aisle.
The series first aired on the American channel FYI in 2014 and later transferred its broadcasting right to Lifetime. The series has completed airing 13 seasons, and as of now, it is amid season 14.
McNeill found herself as the cast of this dating reality show in the ninth season in 2019. She made her match with Nigerian-American entrepreneur Greg Okotie and took wedding vows with him.
McNeill married her husband Greg Otokie on 21 March 2019. They were complete strangers who were put together by relationship experts of a reality show. However, they instantaneously bonded on Married At First Sight, with their beliefs, morals, and ambitions matching, especially given their strongly religious backgrounds. The couple was fortunate to remain together while other Season 9 couples argued and failed in their marriages.
Despite the high popularity of the show, the success rates of marriages coming out of it is considerably low. However, the case was different for McNeill and her husband, Greg Otokie. The pair are still together and will soon complete three years of marriage.
Moreover, on their first marriage anniversary on 21 March 2020, Greg shared several pictures from their wedding day on his Instagram handle @gregotokie.
McNeill and Greg became parents to their first child, a baby boy Declan on 27 February 2021. Declan is one year old, and on his first birthday, McNeill shared a beautiful video of her son on her Instagram.
Alongside the video, she mentioned how her life changed for good after Declan took birth. In her words, "I can't believe that Declan is officially 1year old. My life changed forever on 27 February, 2021 and I'm so honored to be Declan's mommy. What a year it has been."