Draya Michele is known for Having served as a cast member of the popular reality TV show, Basketball Wives LA. Having appeared in a supporting role in the romantic comedy movie, The Perfect Match, which had Paula Patton and Terrence J in the leading roles.
Born Name AnDraya Michele Howard
Nick Name Draya
Occupation Actress, Fashion designer, Media Personality
Years active 2011–present
Born: January 23, 1985, 35 years and 0 months, Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
Sun Sign Aquarius
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Height 5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
Measurement 36-23-38 inches (91-58-97 cm)
Bra size 32D (32A after breast implants removal)
Distinctive Features Prominent nose, Defined jawline
Mother – Valeria Diaz
In March 2016, Draya made her theatrical film debut in the romantic comedy flick, The Perfect Match.
First TV Show
In November 2011, she made her first TV show appearance on the popular talk show, Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show.
Draya works hard in the gym to preserve her toned figure. She has a treadmill in her house and spends about 45 minutes on it daily. To enhance difficulty level of her workout, she tries to set the incline to the maximum possible setting.
For her toned midsection, she relies on popular boxer Manny Pacquiao 5-Minute ab workout. She is also a big fan of yoga and outdoor running. Plus, she likes to go for hiking as well.
Regarding diet, she is not fond of any diet and relies on eating healthy and balanced food. Also, she doesn’t deprive herself of any guilty pleasures and instead, focuses on portion control. She also drinks a lot of water throughout the day. However, she hasn’t given up on alcohol in the quest to maintain her flawless figure.
AnDraya Michele was born and raised in Reading, Pennsylvania to a mother of Italian descent and a father of African American heritage.
Michele first came to the attention of the public as the girlfriend of entertainer Chris Brown. She was part of the freshman cast of the VH1 series Basketball Wives LA in 2011, and in the same year made her first scripted acting debut in TV One Will to Love opposite Keshia Knight-Pulliam and Marques Houston.
She remained as part of the cast of Basketball Wives LA until her departure at the end of the show fourth season in 2015. She had a supporting role in the 2016 film The Perfect Match, is also the proprietor of two fashion lines her wedgie inducing swimwear line Mint Swim, launched in 2011, and her stylish lifestyle clothing line Fine Ass Girls launched in 2013.
In November, 2016 she launched another clothing line called Beige and Coco.
She is represented by –
Artistry Worldwide Management
Bar Order – Hennessy and coke
Guilty TV Pleasure – Family Guy and American Dad
First CD She Bought – Music Box by Mariah Carey
Comedy Movie – Step Brothers (2008)
Day Of The Year – Her birthday
Emoji – Blushing face
Role Model – Victoria Beckham
Source – BuzzFeed, TheFamousPeople.com
Before finding fame and success, she used to work at the Hooters.
In the past, she has been accused of taking money from athletes and show business stars in exchange for sexual favors.
In 2011, she launched her exclusive collection of swimwear under the label of “Mint Swim”.
In 2013, Draya announced the start of her new clothing line, Fine Ass Girls. She launched another clothing range under the label of Beige and Coco in November 2016.
Early in her career, she sent her images to countless men magazines, but she was apparently rejected for having a too long neck.