LisaRaye McCoy is an actress, model, fashion designer, and entrepreneur from the United States. She is best recognized for her part in “The Players ClubT” as Diane Armstrong. In addition, she starred in the hit comedy series “Single Ladies.“
Prior life: Upbringing & Education
LisaRaye McCoy was born on September 23, 1967, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Her father was a businessman named David Ray McCoy, and her mother was a model named Katie McCoy.
She grew raised on Chicago’s south side, attending St. James College Prep, Kenwood Academy, and Thornridge High School, where she graduated in 1985. She went on to Eastern Illinois University to further her education.
|Full Name||LisaRaye McCoy|
|Date of Birth||September 23, 1967|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Father's Name||David Ray McCoy|
|Mother's Name||Katie McCoy|
|Occupation||actress, model, fashion designer, and entrepreneur|
|Body Measurement||34-24-36 inches|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Net worth||10 million USD (approax)|
She rose to prominence after appearing in the comedic drama film “The Players Club” in 1998. Ice Cube made his directorial debut with the picture, which also featured Bernie Mac and Monica Calhoun. The picture, which got made on a $5 million budget, fared pretty well commercially, grossing roughly $23 million. The following year, she starred in the Rick Famuyiwa-directed “coming of age” drama film “The Wood.”
In the years that followed, she acted in Christine Swanson’s ‘All About You’ (2001). The film earned several accolades, including the Black Film Festival’s “Best Film Award.” After that, she starred in the action-drama picture “Gang of Roses,” a box office smash.
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She has acted in films such as ‘Beauty Shop‘ (2005), ‘Contradictions of the Heart‘ (2009), and ‘Hawthorne’ (2011). She was a major character in the sitcom “Single Ladies” from 2011 to 2014. Actors Kassandra Clementi, Stacey Dash, DB Woodside, and Travis Winfrey appeared on the show. Keisha Greene, a previous music video model who takes up poker, got played by her. McCoy’s most recent works include the 2016 TV movie “Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story” and the 2018 film “The Proposal.”
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Social media presence
Likewise, she is solely active on Instagram, where she has over 2.1 million followers under the handle @thereallraye1. Aside from that, she hasn’t created a Facebook or Twitter account.
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