Many of us are familiar with the musical drama television series Empire that depicted the star-studded family’s story. In the show, this particular actor portrayed the role of Hakeem Lyon, the youngest son of the Lyon family. Yes, he is none other than Bryshere Y Gray.
Aside from the acting, Gray is, in fact, a rapper who goes by his stage name Yazz The Greatest or Yazz. Today we will be talking about this actor in detail, including his family, professional growth, personal life, and much more.
Before we start, here are some interesting facts about this talented actor.
Bryshere Y Gray: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Bryshere Yazuan Gray|
|Stage Name:||Yazz The Greatest/ Yazz|
|Birth Date:||November 28, 1993|
|Birth Place:||Little Rock, Arkansas, US|
|Education:||Overbrook High School|
|Height:||5 feet 8 inches(173 cm)|
|Weight:||71 kg(156 lbs)|
|Body Measurements:||41-14-33 inches|
|Eye color:||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
Bryshere Y Gray: Movies and Shows
Bryshere luck struck when he was seen performing in the street. This led him to be a partner with manager Charlie Mack. From then on, the young rapper has performed in numerous music festivals in the Philadelphia area, including Jay-Z‘s Made in America Festival, The Root’s Festival, and Power 99FM’s Powerhouse concert.
Moreover, he has also opened up for rappers like Fabulous and 2 Chainz. That same year, Gray released his debut single titled ‘Respect.’ Then in 2015, he released his first debut album, Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1.
The following year, he released yet another album titled Empire: Original Soundtrack Season 2 Volume 2. Apart from rapping, Bryshere is also an actor who is mostly known as Hakeem Lyon in the musical series Empire. Likewise, in the series, he starred alongside Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard, and Jussie Smollett.
Some of his other acting works include Celebrity Name Game(2016), The New Edition Story(2017), Lip Sync Battle(2017), Honey: Rise and Dance(2018), and Canal Street(2019).
Age and Height: Old Is Bryshere Y Gray?
The American actor Bryshere was born on November 28, 1993. He is currently 26 years old and was born under the sign of Sagittarius. Also, people born under this sign are known to be adventurous, optimistic, and philosophical.
Moreover, this talented man stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches(173 cm) and weighs around 71 kg(156 lbs). As witnessed in the show, Gray has got an athletic body that measures 41-14-33 inches.
Despite his attitude in the show, the actor has a warm and welcoming personality. On top of that, he has attractive dark brown eyes and short black hair. Furthermore, this stud is known for his swag and love for street style fashion.
Personal Life: Wife and Kids
From acting to singing, Gray has done it all. Not to mention, along the way, the actor has gathered many fans and admirers along the way. Likewise, those same fans want to know each and everything about the actor.
Also, it raises the question, who is he dating? And is he single? Well, ladies, take a breather because this young hunk is only as of now. Even though his Instagram posts are filled with pictures taken with various ladies, none have been confirmed as his girlfriend.
Moreover, for those having funny thoughts, NO! Gray is not gay. Well, he may be dating someone in secret. In the past, he used to date Allonie Janet, an American model, some time in 2017. However, the couple parted ways after dating for some time.
Soon after, he was seen hanging out with Jhonni Blaze, an American model, and actress. But like his first, his other relationship did not last long.
Early Life and Education: Who Are Bryshere Y Gray’s Parents?
The American actor was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, as Bryshere Yazuan Gray. His family later moved to West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, after his parents split up. Also, he grew up with his younger sister.
Similarly, the actor is American by nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. As for his education, the young Gray studied at Overbrook High School, where he played football.
However, Gray gave up football after getting injured at the age of 16. He then began performing on the street to help his single mother.
Net Worth and Income
As of 2019, this talented American actor/rapper has an impressive net worth of $2 million. He accumulated most of his income from his successful career as an actor and rapper. But he has yet to reveal any detailed information when it comes to his finance and assets.
However, there’s no denying that the actor is making enough to live a lavish lifestyle. At the moment, the humble Gray is living a comfortable life with his mother and sister.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 4.6 million Followers
Twitter– 1.31 million Followers