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LisaRaye

LisaRaye McCoy stars as Neesee James, Robert Sr.'s somewhat self-absorbed ex-wife and the mother of their 6-year-old son, Bobby Jr., in The CW's comedy All of Us.

Known for her breakout performance as Diamond in the feature The Players Club, which also starred Jamie Foxx and marked Ice Cube's directorial film debut, McCoy has worked with notable actors such as Queen Latifah in Beauty Shop, Terrence Howard in the independent feature Love Chronicles, Omar Epps In The Wood and Mos Def in Civil Brand, which premiered at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival.

McCoy's television credits include appearances in The Parent 'Hood, In the House and was one of nine struggling actors featured on The It Factor before she landed her starring role on All of Us. Black Men Magazine voted McCoy Sexiest Woman of the Year, two years in a row (an honor no other star has achieved in the history of the publication) the hazel eyed beauty was also voted top five Rising Female Stars by Ebony Magazine.

The daughter of a successful businessman and a mother who modeled professionally, McCoy inherited a head for business and a natural beauty for the camera. Married on April 8, 2006, to the Honorable Chief Michael Misick of the Turks and Caicos Islands, First Lady LisaRaye Misick is working with her husband to promote the lush elegant destination of the islands of Turks and Caicos. Along with actress Jasmine Guy, McCoy is co-producing the upcoming Turks and Caicos Film Festival which runs October 17-20, 2006 on the island of Providenciales.

A Chicago native, McCoy has a beautiful daughter, Kai, and makes her home in both Los Angeles and on Providenciales, the capitol of Turks and Caicos.


Note: This profile was written in or before 2006.
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LisaRaye Facts

Birth NameLisaRaye McCoy
OccupationActress
BirthdaySeptember 23, 1966 (51)
SignLibra
BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

Selected Filmography

The Wood
The Player's Club
Civil Brand
The Players Club
Beauty Shop
All About You
Gang of Roses
Single Ladies: Season 1
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