Draya Michele, an American reality television star, actress and model, is also a fashion designer. She is best known for her appearance on VH1’s reality TV series “Basketball Wives LA”. Michele was a regular cast member on the four-season reality series. DrayaMichele net worth was estimated at $1 million in 2023.
|Full Name||Andraya Michele Howard|
|The Birth Date||January 23, 1985|
|Birth Place||Reading, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Profession||Reality TV star, actress, fashion designer|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Height||5′ 7″ or 1.70m tall|
Draya Michellee was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, United States on 23 January 1985. Her mother is Italian and her father is African-American. She is mixed race. It is unknown much about her upbringing, family, and academic history.
Draya began her modeling career as a model. Draya has appeared in many fashion shows and commercials as a model during the beginning stages of her career. Michele has also been a model for magazines like Urban Ink, King and Lowrider Girl.
Draya Michele Net Worth & Career
Draya was able to gain more opportunities as a model which led to her being spotted in music videos with famous singers. Jay-Z, Usher, and The Game have featured her as a model for their music videos. She has been featured in music videos by Nicki Minaj and Kanye West. Draya first came to the attention of the public after she started dating Chris Brown.
She was one of the VH1’s main cast members on Basketball Wives LA in 2011. Michele’s appearance in the series started getting her more fame. She was a part the series through its fourth season, 2015. After a heated argument with Sundy, a fellow cast member, Draya was made famous as a part the series. Draya and Sundy had a physical altercation on their Palm Springs vacation.
Draya has also been an actress in a handful of movies. She was seen as Holly in the 2016 romantic comedy movie “The Perfect Match”. Likewise, she has appeared as Amanda in the psychological thriller movie “Til Death Do Us Part”. As an actress, she has last appeared in the 2018 musical drama TV series “Star”.
Draya Michele Personal Life
Draya has been in relationships with many well-known personalities. Gilbert Arenas, a former NBA player was her partner. Draya had a child called Kniko with Gilbert while she was in a relationship. She also dated French Montana, Bernard Berrian, Wiz Khalifa and Bernard Berrian rappers.
She started dating Orlando Scandrick in July 2013. The couple got engaged after a few years of dating. After a few years of dating, they split but didn’t become a married couple. Draya and Orlando have a son named Dru. He was born in 2016.
Draya Michele Net Worth
As of 2023, Draya Michele’s personal wealth is estimated to be around $1 million. She has gathered most of her income from appearing in the reality show “Basketball Wives LA”. Draya earned a double salary from the reality show, according to sources. We don’t know the exact amount of her salary from reality TV.
Draya makes a good living by running several fashion lines. Mint Swim, her swimwear brand, was launched in 2011. Fine Ass Girls, a lifestyle clothing line was launched in 2013. Draya also owns another clothing line, Beige & Coco, which was launched in November 2016.