|Full Name||Jamila C Gray.|
|In Headlines for||On the Come Up.|
|Birth Date||30 January 1997.|
|Birth Place||Atlanta, Georgia.|
|Ethnicities||African American | Mixed.|
|Parents||Father: Vincent Lynn Gray.|
Mother: Arnita Lynn Gaines Gray.
|Height||In feet: 5'0".|
In centimeters: 152 cm.
In meters: 1.52 m.
Pounds: 120 lbs.
|University||Georgia State University.|
|Training||M.E. Stilwell School of Art And Theater. |
Bruce Blackshear Script Analysis.
|Net Worth||567.89 K USD.|
The Who's Tommy.
|Movie||On the Come Up.|
Jamila Gray (born January 30, 1997) is a 25 years old talented American Actress, Writer & Director, Who has managed to dabble in every part of filmmaking, be it acting, writing, or directing; she has built quite a reputation for herself in the four years she has been in the entertainment industry.
Gray is doing something right almost every time she plays the lead, and one such example is her recent film “On the Come Up,” in which Jamila plays a 16-year-old Bri, who wants to become one of the greatest rappers.
Jamila has accomplished a lot in her life and yet has a long way to go; she is a part of some high-profile gigs and will be seen in “American Girl” and a few more projects; let’s look at her journey so far.
Early Life & Parents
The 5 feet tall Actress Jamila Gray was born on January 30, 1997, and brought up in Atlanta, Georgia, into a big and loving family of 7, her mother, Arnita Lynn Gaines Gray, and father, Vincent Lynn Gray, who is also in the music industry; he is the owner of V the M.u.$.i.c, its an American Global music company.
Vincent & Arnita have 4 daughters, Mya Gray, Victoria Gray, Carmen Gray, and Jamila is their youngest among their girls; they also have a son, Lil Vee; the couple is quite supportive regarding Jamila’s career and never fail to show their love for all their children on social media. Jamila attended Georgia State University and began her career in the film industry.
How did Jamila Gray get into acting?
As a child, she had always been into storytelling; whether it was reading, writing books, or creating scenes with her Barbie dolls during her playtime, it was when she reached middle school, her interest grew into her passion when she participated in a musical, “Beauty & the Beast,” it was her first ever performance, and she didn’t want it to be her last.
She joined the Martha Ellen Stilwell School of the Arts, where she perfected the art of performing under Brintiney White; she took part in 3 productions under her, “Ragtime,” Amen Corner,” and “The Who’s Tommy,” she had a supporting role in all, she got her lead in “Block Art.” In her senior year, she realized her love lay in filmmaking; she enjoyed making films more than acting in them.
To pursue this, Gray attended Bruce Blackshear Script Analysis in the year 2018 and made an effortless transition into film acting; and got her first role in a short film, “Arcana Six,” from there her determination rose even more, and she went ahead and brought a camera, and, through Youtube, taught herself photography, editing and is now directing short films and music videos.
Gray made her directing debut with her second short film, “Sweet Conversation,” she had a part in writing and acting as well; she had her big break in the short film, “Change,” and also received the award of Best Actress in the Mile High Film Festival for her outstanding performance in the movie, directed by Joe Jennings Jr.
Jamila is also a part of a big-budget film, “On the Come Up,” where she was hired as a newcomer by Paramount Players; she will be seen leading an all-Black cast; its a film adaptation of Angie Thomas’s bestselling book, “The Hate U Give.”
Jamila Gray Q&A
Que: How old is Jamila Gray?
Ans: She is 25 years old.
Que: Who plays the role of Briana in On the Come Up?
Ans: Jamila Gray.
Que: What is Jamila Gray’s height?
Ans: Jamila is 5 feet tall.
Que: Who is Jamila Gray dating?
Ans: Jamila hasn’t disclosed her personal life yet.
Que: What is Jamila Gray’s net worth?
Ans: 567.89 K USD.