China Anne McClain, an American singer and actress, is a member of the R&B girl group McClain. She burst into the Hollywood from a film The Gospel in 2005 when she was seven years old. She founded the group McClain in 2005 with her sisters Sierra McClain and Lauryn McClain.
McClain has appeared in various films and TV series including Hurricane Season, Grown Ups, Bones and The Night Shift. She has released two solo albums and three singles and has released few singles with her band, McClain.
Early Life and Education of Anne McClain
China Anne McClain was born on August 25, 1998. She was raised in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. She was born to father Michael McClain and mother Shontell. Her parents are also musicians and they influenced her to pursue a career in the music field.
McClain currently resides in Los Angeles, California with her family. She has two siblings Sierra McClain and Lauryn McClain which are also the members of R&B group McClain.
In 2005, a music producer heard her songs and performance and encouraged her to audition for his feature film The Gospel directed by Rob Hardy. After appearing in The Gospel, she appeared in another musical drama film Madea’s Family Reunion in 2006.
In 2007, she was casted along with her sisters in a feature film The Daddy’s Little Girls. The same year, Tyler Perry signed a contract with her for his TV series House of Payne. The sitcom aired on Oprah Winfrey network from 2007-2012.
Her other television credits include her role of Chyna Parks in the Disney Television series A.N.T Farm. China also made a guest appearance in Hurricane Season, Grown Ups, Hannah Montana.
She was also one of the contestants of the singing show Sing Your Face Off and also sang the theme song of the A.N.T Farm.
Signed with Hollywood Records
A child celebrity, she has grown to be a teenage sensation across the U.S at the tender age of 19. China has also been signed into Hollywood Records. Raised in Atlanta, Georgia, she is the daughter of music producer father Michael McClain and the songwriter mother Shontell.
Both her elder sisters are actresses. Her family influences might have been what have influenced her into singing and acting. She and her family live happily in Los Angeles, California.
Net Worth and Body measurement
China’s net worth is $2 million, as cited by the Celebrity Net worth. She is one of the teen musical sensations in the US who has ama s sed a huge amount of net worth from her acting and singing career.
According to a reliable source, teen star receives average $30-$50K each episode in the US. Her net worth has ma s sively hiked these days. In 2012, her net worth was $600K. Her film has garnered a huge amount at the Box Office.
|Year||Film||Box office collection|
|2006||Madea's Family Reunion||$63.3 million|
|2007||Daddy's Little Girls||$31,609,243|
|2010||Grown Ups||$271.4 million|
China has a slim body figure which will certainly change over time as she is just in her early teens. Her height is 5 feet 2 inches and she wears a 30 A bra size.
Her body measurement is a petite banana shape of 31-23-33 inches. Her weight is 49.9 kilograms. China’s other nicknames are Nina Boochie and China Ann Payne.
She hasn’t had many relationships as of now, but China had been in an affair with boyfriend Jake Short, a co-actor in the A.N.T Farm. They began dating in 2012 and were separated in 2013. Her on-screen relationships have been with Cameron Boyce and Billy Unger on several of her shows.
China McClain is one of the many child celebrities who has gained access to fame and plummeted into the heights of a celebrity figure at a very tender age. Her career started at an age of seven and she has been going strong since then.
This African American girl has established herself as a renowned, and followed figure for young people of her own age. Her version of Taio Cruz’s Dynamite has gathered more than 1 million YouTube hits and her fan following is huge.
She is active also in social media like facebook, twitter etc and is an ideal celebrity figure for many teenagers across the US who watch her constantly on-screen. With this rate of success, it is highly evident that China McClain will turn into a very successful Hollywood personality in the years to come.
The beautiful China Anne McClain is a versatile personality who is just 19 years old as of now. She is an American singer, actress, musician, songwriter as well as a dancer.