De Ray Davis Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement.
De Ray Davis Net Worth – Two women and a baby to be taken care off, some of us might think it to be hard work to do, but as for actor De Ray, it only counts on his skill of managing things. Most of the people can think of having two girls relationship in fantasy while we have here a man who is living this dream.
You might not know, but he lives with two and a half women under the same hood. The half women we mean is his daughter to whom he loves more than anyone.
De Ray Davis Net Worth 2020
DeRay Davis Biography
Davis was born as Antoine DeRay Davis on August 5, 1968, in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Robbins and Dolton. He began his show business career as a stand-up comedian performing in various comedy clubs. He got his breakthrough performing at the Laffapalooza Festival in Atlanta.
Davis played the role of Ray Ray in Barbershop. After that gig, Davis relocated to Los Angeles and won the Comedy Central Laugh Riots Competition.
He has since starred in over 30 films including the Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004), The Fog (2005), School for Scoundrels (2006), Scary Movie 4 (2006), Jumping the Broom (2011), 21 Jump Street (2012), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), Meet the Blacks (2016) and many more.
In addition to his acting and comedy career, Davis has featured on the rap album of many rap stars and even appeared in their music videos, from Kanye West’s The College Dropout and Late Registration both of where he impersonated Bernie Mac and Three 6 Mafia’s music video for “Doe Boy Fresh.
DeRay Davis Brother, Parents
Davis is the older brother of R n B singer-songwriter Steph Jones. It is almost unbelievable considering that Jones was born and raised in Houston, Texas while his older brother is a Chicago native.
According to reports, Jones’ dad (also Davis’ dad) was a drug dealer who was shot when Jones was just 12 years old. Their mother was a disc jockey.
Jones attended college at Santa Monica and majored in psychology. He is best known for his collaboration with rapper Ludacris whom he featured on the single “Celebrity Chick” and Small World alongside Chingy. He was signed to Def Jam through Ludacris’ Disturbing the Peace, but he later left the label.
Is DeRay Davis Married? or is He Dating Someone? What About his Kids?
DeRay Davis has been dating not one but two girlfriends. Yes, you heard it correct. His girlfriends are Coco Crawford and Cara Peguero. Their union was captured on the 2016’s Oxygen docu-series ‘Living with Funny.’
Davis has a daughter named Brook Davis. As of 2019, Brook is in her teens. Davis regularly flaunts her on social media.
However, he has never said a word about who her mother might be and how he raises her with his two concubines. Brook has once accompanied her dad to a red carpet event.
Career of DeRay Davis
DeRay achieved his comedy career breakthrough at the Laffapalooza Festival in Atlanta and then scored a 3-peat by winning Comedy Central Laugh Riots Competition after moving to Los Angeles and landing covetable spots in the Montreal Just for Laughs Festival as well as the Budweiser Def Comedy Jam Competition and also appeared in Cedric The Entertainer Tour.
DeRay is also known for his role in Barbershop and Barbershop 2: Back in Business as Ray-Ray. He also made his appearance in films like Semi-Pro and 21 Jump Street.
Apart from his appearance in movies, DeRay has television career too. He has his roles and presence in programs like Comedy Central’s Reno 911, BET‘s ComicView, FOX‘s Empire, MTV‘s Wild ‘N Out and Short Circuitz, MTV2‘s Hip Hop Squares and HBO‘s Entourage.
Also, he hosted a game show in 2014, Mind of a Man, on Game Show Network. He also appeared on the Oxygenreality show Living with Funny.
The also sounds on several skits on rapper Kanye West‘s albums The College Dropout and Late Registration, impersonating Bernie Mac and appearing as the lead of the fictitious fraternity “Broke Phi Broke.” Davis also appeared in West’s music video for Through the Wire.
Furthermore, his other music video appearance is Lil’ Flip’s Game Over, Chris Brown’s Yo (Yo Excuse Me Miss), Three 6 Mafia’s Doe Boy Fresh and Cassie’s Long Way 2 go.
However, to date, Davis continues to sell out venues worldwide with his authentic brand of “dynamic crossover comedy” due in part to his Critically Acclaimed Netflix Comedy Special – DeRay Davis: How to Act Black (2018).
DeRay Davis Net Worth 2020
DeRay has earned his wealth from various projects like “Barbershop” and “Barbershop 2”, “School for Scoundrels”, “Scary Movie 4”, “License to Wed”, “Code Name: The Cleaner”, “How She Move”, “Semi-Pro”, “Life As We Know It”, “Jumping the Broom”, “21 Jump Street”, and, “G.I. Joe: Retaliation”.
This American actor and comedian has a net worth of $1.5 million.