Demetria McKinney

She has acted in a variety of roles on both big and small screens, as well as on stage. Among her many acting achievements, she is most known for portraying Janine Payne in Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, a popular TBS sitcom. She was also nominated for a 2009 National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communication (NAMIC) Vision Award for Best Performance in a Comedy for her remarkable performance in the program.

Her other significant roles include playing May Westbrook in the TV series Superstition (from 2017 to 2018) and reprising her role as Janine Payne in the series The Paynes (in 2018).

Demetria also released two singles in 2014, Work with Me and 100, the latter of which featured rapper Da Brat. In 2017, she released two singles: Trade It All, which charted at No. 1 on the Billboard Adult R&B chart, and Easy, which charted at No. 5 on the Billboard Adult R&B chart. Officially Yours, her debut full-length record, was released the same year.

Net Worth of Demetria McKinney:

Demetria McKinney net worth: Demetria McKinney is a $3 million dollar American singer and actress. She is well recognized for her role in Tyler Perry’s House of Payne as “Janine Payne.” Because to her achievements and success on House of Payne, she was nominated for a 2009 National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) Vision Award for “Best Performance in a Comedy.” Since 2004, she has appeared in scores of films and television shows, as well as dabbling in the music industry. In 2011, she released the single “Get Yo…Ish,” then in 2012 and 2013, she published three more tracks. She is dating TV producer Roger Bobb and appeared on the most current season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Roger Bobb was working with Tyler Perry when Demetria was on House of Payne, so the couple had to keep their relationship under wraps. Now that the role is over, Demetria is ready to make their relationship public.

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Demetria McKinney’s Bio: Age:

Demetria McKinney, the second oldest of nine siblings, was born on August 27 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA as Demetria Dyan McKinney. She was raised in a military family, therefore she was regularly relocated during her youth.

She was also a member of church choirs when she was younger. She eventually received a singing scholarship and went on to study theatre and dance.

Engagement; Wedding?

Roger Bobb, a film and television producer, was engaged to Demetria McKinney. Demetria was casting in Tyler Perry’s House of Payne in 2006, and Roger was the executive vice president of Tyler Perry Studios at the time. Soon after, the two fell in love and started dating.

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Demetria McKinney with her ex-fiance, Roger Boob attending 46th NAACP Image Awards on 6th February 2015 in Pasadena, California (Source:

In 2014, their relationship was portrayed on the TV show Real Housewives of Atlanta.

Roger proposed to her in Detroit on New Year’s Day 2016 after nine years of dating. They were also planning a September 2016 wedding.

Unfortunately, after only a few months of engagement, they had to call it quits.

Demetria stated on Twitter in September 2016 that she had found a new relationship with music executive Eric ‘Nealante’ Phillips, following their divorce. She hasn’t shared any updates on her connection with Eric after that announcement.

Children :

According to IMDB, Demetria McKinney and her ex-boyfriend have a kid named Dae. In January 1997, she gave birth to him at the age of seventeen and raised him as a single mother.

Height & Weight:

Demetria McKinney is 5 feet and 8 inches (1.72 meters) tall and weighs 121 pounds (55 kg).


Net Worth: $3 Million
Date of Birth: Aug 27, 1981 (39 years old)
Gender: Female
Profession: Actor, Songwriter, Model, Singer, Dancer
Nationality: United States of America