Deray Davis is a stand-up comedian as well as an actor. He has been in the entertainment industry since the year 2002. Davis is the older brother of Steph Jones, who is a popular R&B singer. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and the net worth of Deray Davis in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
He was born Antoine DeRay Davis, in Chicago, Illinois on the 26th February 1968. He was raised in Robbins and Dolton. His father, who was a drug dealer was shot when Davis was young. His mother worked as a disc jockey.
Davis is a proud father of a daughter named Brook Davis, who is in her teen years. The identity of his daughter’smother remains unknown as she is raised by Davis. Currently, Davis is in a polyamorous relationship. He is living with two women at the same time. His two girlfriends are Coco Crawford, who is 25 years old, and Caro Peguero, who is 27 years old.
Davis even appeared on the ‘The Real’ talk show, where he revealed more information on his relationship. He revealed that he has been with one of his girlfriends for two and a half years and the other one for five years.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
His career kicked off in 2002 when he began performing stand-up comedy in various local comedy clubs. However, his big breakthrough came after he got a chance to perform in Atlanta, at the Laffapalooza Festival.
He later moved to Los Angeles, where he won the Comedy Central Laugh Competition. He also took part in the Cedric the Entertainer Tour. He later got roles in films like ‘Semi-pro,’ ‘Barbershop,’ ‘Barbershop 2,’ ’21 Jump Street,’ among others.
His other notable appearances include ‘Empire,’ ‘Entourage,’ ‘Reno 911,’ and many more. He was the host in 2014 ‘Mind of a Man’ game show on the Game Show Network. Davis has also appeared on a number of reality shows.
Apart from acting, he made appearances in various artists’ music videos. They include Kanye West, Lil Flip, Chris Brown, and Three 6 Mafia. His most current role in television is on the stand-up comedy special titled ‘How to Act Black’.
His appearances on several films and series can be termed as his most significant achievement. He may not have won an award or nomination, but he is for sure going places. In the very near future, the comedian might get accolades for his outstanding performances.
Net Worth & Earnings
So far, the comedian has accumulated a net worth of $2 million. it might not seem much compared to other celebrities, but for him, it is a well-earned wealth. His wealth came from the many appearances on various films. His stand-up comedy also contributes to what he owns today.
Acting, just like any other career, is a profession. Deray Davis can be a living proof on this. He earned not only fame and recognition, but also wealth. He is an open person, who is not shy to reveal and share details on his rather interesting relationship. We can just wish him all the best both on his women and on his career.