Bryshere Y Gray Biography
Bryshere Y Gray is an American actor and rapper best known for his role as Hakeem Lyon in Empire. He is also known for his portrayal as Michael Bivis in the 2017 BET miniseries The New Edition Story. Besides acting, he is a talented musician who has released a number of popular rap songs.
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States of America, he attended Overbrook High School. While growing up he always had a passion for music and even began writing and composing songs in high school. After graduating from high school, he attended the Community College of Philadelphia.
His music career began after a local talent scout discovered him. In 2015, he released his first single “Don’t You Agree,” which received positive reviews. He signed with No Limit Forever and released his debut album “Bryshere Y. Gray Presents: The Gray Area” in 2016. The album featured collaborations with a number of well-known artists, including Timbaland and Pusha T.
His acting career began in 2015 when he was cast in the role of Hakeem Lyon in the Fox music drama series Empire. His performance in the show received critical and he quickly became a fan favorite. Later in 2017, he appeared in The New Edition Story and then appeared in Canal Street in 2018.
Recently on July 13, 2020, Gray was arrested by police in Goodyear, Arizona following an alleged domestic violence incident with his wife that culminated in a barricade situation with police. He is facing charges of aggravated assault, domestic violence, and disorderly conduct. Furthermore, he was charged and sentenced to 10 days in jail and 3 years probation following the attack on his wife on May 24, 2021.
Bryshere Y Gray Age
How old is Gray? Gray is 29 years old as of 2022. He was born on November 28, 1993, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the United States of America. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on November 28 every year and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
Bryshere Y Gray Family
Gray is the proud son of Andria Mayberry. Her mother became pregnant when she was a teenager and with his father absent, Gray was raised by a single mother.
Bryshere Y Gray Wife
Gray is a married man. He is married to his wife, Candice Jimdar On July 13, 2020, Gray was arrested by police in Goodyear, Arizona following an alleged domestic violence incident with his wife. Following this incident, Gray is facing charges of aggravated assault, domestic violence, and disorderly conduct. He was charged and sentenced to 10 days in jail and 3 years probation following the attack on his wife on May 24, 2021.
Bryshere Y Gray Net Worth
Gray has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million. His primary source of income is his successful career as an actor.