|Posted by Iesha Marie on May 8, 2014 at 1:40 AM|
Join us tonight for Fancalls with Actress/Recording Artist Demetria McKinney
an award winning actress and singer from Fort Walton Beach, Florida.
She is best known for her role as “Janine Payne” on the hit TBS sitcom.
The show has taped over 254 episodes and has received five (5) NAACP
Image Awards for Best Sitcom. She was nominated for a Prism award for
her incredible portrayal as the drug addicted mother and wife turned
career woman. Demetria first worked with Tyler Perry on his stage play, and went on to star in several other of his plays including , , and . Her additional stage work includes the lead roles in the plays , , the musical in which Demetria portrayed Mrs. Coretta Scott King and which she performed with the legendary Jenifer Holliday. She is currently stars on the TV One sitcom Show as Monica, Rickey’s ex wife. Her numerous film and television credits include the films , , and shows and .
Demetria has extensive vocal and dance training. She is an R&B/Soul
singer who has opened for artists such as Tank, Dwele and Anthony
David. She has three singles available on Itunes “Take Away” and “Get Yo
..ish” and “Livin It Up” (her duet with Anthony David). She is
presently working on her debut CD with notable producers such as Musiq