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Eli and Lani Grant
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Lamon Archey and Sal Stowers as Eli and Lani Grant
Days of Our Lives
Portrayed by Eli Grant:
  • Lamon Archey
    Lani Price:
  • Sal Stowers
  • Current status Married/In Love/Soulmates/Best Friends/Parents
    Duration 2017-present
    First appearance February 2017 (on DOOL)
    Introduced by Ken Corday and Gary Tomlin
    Fullname Eli Grant
    Lani Price
    Alias(es) Elani
    Born 1982 (Eli)
    November 10, 1987 (Lani)
    Occupation Eli Grant:
  • Police Detective
    Lani Price:
  • Police Detective
  • Residence Salem, Illinois
    Family Grant, Price, Horton
    Parents Eli's Parents:
  • David Banning
  • Valerie Grant (step)
    Lani's Parents:
  • Abe Carver
  • Tamara Price (adoptive)
  • TR Coates and Paulina Price (biological)
  • Siblings Eli's Siblings:
  • Scotty Banning (half)
    Lani's Siblings:
  • Theo Carver
  • Brandon Walker (half)
  • Spouses Marriage Status:
  • Jul 2020 - present (married)
  • Children David Grant
    (son; born 2018)
    Carver Grant
    Jules Grant
    (twins; born 2021, T.J.)
    Grandparents Eli's Grandparents:
  • David Martin †
  • Julie Olson Williams
    Doug Williams (step)
    Paul Grant
    Helen Grant
    Lani's Grandparents: Benjamin Carver †
    Rita Carver †
  • Aunts and uncles Eli's Aunts/Uncles:
  • Richard Martin †
  • Danny Grant
    Lani's Aunts/Uncles:
  • Jonah Carver
  • Theodore Carver †
  • Karen Carver
  • Eli Grant and Lani Price Grant are a couple from the soap opera Days of Our Lives, portrayed by Lamon Archey and Sal Stowers. The couple is often referred to by the portmanteau Elani.


    Days of our Lives actor Lamon Archey, who has played the role of Eli Grant since 2017, took to social media to alert fans and followers that when his character gets married to Salem’s Lani Price, played by Sal Stowers, the soap opera will be making television history. Lani and Eli, known to their fans as Elani, will be the first African American couple to get married on NBC’s Days of our Lives in 54 years.

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