The wives and girlfriends of sports stars have a new city and all new drama. Meet the cast of E!'s WAGS Miami.
Claudia Sampedro is engaged to Julius Peppers of the Carolina Panthers. The duo has been together over three and a half years and both have children from previous relationships. As a model, she has been featured in Maxim, FHM and American Curves and is about to launch her first line of fitness apparel. Claudia raises her blended family in, not only her native city of Miami, but North Carolina as well. She has been best friends with co-star Astrid for the past five years and they always have each other's backs.
Ashley Nicole Wheeler is the wife to Philip Wheeler of the Arizona Cardinals and a professional model. Together the couple has a two-year-old son. Ashley served in the ROTC throughout college and is in the Army reserves as a Captain.
Metisha Schaefer is a model and aspiring actress who speaks five languages. Born and raised in Europe, she developed a love for the creative arts and accomplished an impressive level of success hosting many TV shows in her small hometown of Cologne, Germany. Wanting to explore her options and take her career to the next level, she bravely decided to move to Miami in 2011. Her beauty has landed her in various roles on television, films, music videos and nationwide magazines.
New cast member Faven Liuget is married to Corey Liuget of the San Diego Chargers and they are currently searching for the perfect home in Miami. After moving from Ethiopia at the age of five, she lived in San Diego before relocating to Los Angeles and now Miami. Faven is bilingual, speaking English and Amharic, and she has two children with Corey. Fay knows how to get her way in any situation and likes to embrace her wild side, even though her man may not always approve.
Darnell Thibodeaux is recently single and in a period of self-empowerment and independence. She is looking to build up her budding acting career and launch multiple fashion lines. After being in a five-year relationship, she is ready to leave her mark on multiple industries and thrive as a loving mother and productive businesswoman.
Astrid Bavaresco is a single, bilingual entrepreneur of Venezuelan-Colombian descent. While she currently works as a speech therapist and co-founder and swimwear designer of Hera Swim, she is also pursuing her Master's degree in Speech Pathology and Communication Disorders. She already has an impressive resume of education under her belt, having received an Associate's degree in Occupational Therapy and a Bachelor's degree in Health Science. Astrid is also longtime friends with her WAGS co-star Claudia and together they have traveled to their boyfriends' respective games for support and fun.
New cast member Kayla Cox is a model signed with Wilhelmina and married to Eric Fornataro, pitcher for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. Kayla and Eric are known as the "Barbie and Ken" of the WAGS world. Kayla is a country girl at heart who strives for perfection with everything she does. Prior to modeling, she was a softball pitcher, so she understands what her athlete husband goes through on and off the field. Unlike her fellow WAGS, she is not planning on having kids anytime soon and is laser focused on her career and building her empire.
Hencha Voigt is currently single and searching for the right guy. Like her BFF and co-star Metisha, she has an impressive dating roster of professional athletes. In addition to traveling around the world and promoting the hottest clubs and events throughout the country, Hencha is also working towards launching her natural haircare line and fitness collection. Although she has been in numerous films and music videos, her passion lies in motivating people with her unique fitness and beauty techniques.