Tracey Edmonds

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Tracey Edmonds
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Edmonds in 1996
Tracey Elaine McQuarn

(1967-02-18) February 18, 1967 (age 52)
ResidenceBeverly Hills, California
Alma materStanford University
OccupationBusinesswoman, model, television personality
Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds (m. 1992–2005)
Partner(s)Eddie Murphy (2008)
Deion Sanders (2012–)

Tracey Elaine Edmonds (née McQuarn;born February 18, 1967) is an American businesswoman, television producer and personality. She is the CEO of Edmonds Entertainment Group Inc and COO of Our Stories Films and is a host on the television show Extra. She currently sits on the national board of directors for the Producers Guild of America.[1]


Edmonds was born in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of Jacqueline and George McQuarn and sister of Michael McQuarn. Her parents are divorced.[2] She graduated from Stanford University with a degree in psychobiology in 1987.[3][4]

Edmonds met Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds in 1990 when she auditioned for the music video "Whip Appeal." The two married on September 5, 1992 and they have two sons, Brandon and Dylan. On January 7, 2005, she filed for divorce in Los Angeles County Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences.[5]

Edmonds exchanged vows with actor and comedian Eddie Murphy on January 1, 2008, in a private ceremony on an island off Bora Bora.[6] On January 16, the couple released a statement saying, "After much consideration and discussion, we have jointly decided that we will forgo having a legal ceremony as it is not necessary to define our relationship further," and called the Bora Bora wedding a "symbolic union". The two had planned on having a legal ceremony upon their return to the U.S. but did not, and their wedding was never official.[7] They split two weeks after their return.[8]

Edmonds was an executive producer of Deion's Family Playbook.[9] She and Deion Sanders have been in a relationship since 2012.[10][11]

Filmography (producer)[edit]


  1. ^ "Officers, Board Members & Staff – Producers Guild of America". Retrieved October 23, 2012.
  2. ^ Personal interview with Tracey Edmonds March 2014
  3. ^ "BCSC Alumni/ae". Retrieved August 29, 2007.
  4. ^ Chu, Lenora, "Changing the Picture: Tracey Edmonds, executive", Stanford Magazine, Stanford University, July/August 2007
  5. ^ "Babyface's Wife Files for Divorce". Retrieved 19 May 2014.
  6. ^ Eddie Murphy and Tracey Edmonds Marry – Weddings, Eddie Murphy:
  7. ^ "Eddie Murphy, Tracey Edmonds break up: Couple held non-binding wedding ceremony in Bora Bora on New Year's Day". Access Hollywood via MSNBC. January 16, 2008.
  8. ^ "EXCLUSIVE: Eddie Murphy, Tracey Edmonds Split". Retrieved 2016-08-17.
  9. ^ "Deion's Family Playbook". IMDb. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  10. ^ "Deion Sanders Talks Relationship With Tracey Edmonds: 'Every Night Is A Date Night'". xonecole. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  11. ^ "Deion Sanders Goes Tiny". FYI. A & E Television Networks, LLC. Retrieved 22 January 2017.