Demetria McKinney, born on August 27, 1979 is an American actress and singer who is known for she starring in the TBS sitcom Tyler Perry’s House of Payne (2006 to 2012). Her other series regular roles include Bounce TV prime time soap opera Saints & Sinners, Tv One sitcom The Rickey Smiley Show and Syfy horror drama Superstition. Her stage credits include playing the role of Coretta Scott King in the Rhythm and Blues Opera I Dream (2010), and as Deena Jones in Dreamgirls (2012). In 2017, Demetria played the role of Whitney Houston in the TV One film Bobbi Kristina. In 2007, she released her debut album titled Officially Yours.
Family / Relationship
Demetria McKinney Parents/ Family
Born in Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States, her father’s details are not available yet and her mother’s details are also not available yet.
Demetria McKinney Affairs/ Boyfriend/ Spouse/ Husband
She has date:
Roger M. Bobb (2016) – In 2016, she got engaged to producer as well as the CEO Roger M. Bobb. But by the end of the year, Demetria called it off.
She has a son whose name is Cairo. But the child’s father details are not available yet.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Demetria Dyan McKinney
- Nickname Demi, Dee Dee
- Birthday: August 27, 1979
- Age: 41 years old
- Gender: Female
- Birthplace: Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States
- Current Residence: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Education: Fort Walton Beach High School and Okaloosa-Walton Community College
- Profession: Singer, Actress
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
- Religion: Judaism
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Zodiac: Virgo
- Boyfriend: She is probably single now.
- Net Worth: 3 Million USD
- Height: 5 feet 9 inch or 175 cm
- Weight: 56 kg (123.5 lbs.)
Trivia and facts you may not know about Demetria McKinney
- When she was 17 years old, she was homeless.
- She was spotted by playwright, director and producer Tyler Perry while performing at a play. Tyler later helped her get various roles in plays before giving her first TV show appearance on Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.
- She is a huge fan of singer and songwriter named Jennifer Hudson..
- In 2011, Demetria released her debut single titled Get Yo ..Ish.
- She released her debut studio album which was titled Officially Yours on October 6, 2017. Her album has 12 tracks and 2 other bonus tracks.
- Her stage credits include the character of Deena Jones in Dreamgirls (2012) and Coretta Scott King in the Rhythm and Blues Opera I Dream (2010)
- In an interview, Demetria stated that growing up her influences were Celine Dion, Chaka Khan and Whitney Houston.
- For more information about Demeria, contact him on Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.
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