Grace Gealey Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Oct, 2018
Facts of Grace Gealey
Date of Birth: 1984 , July-26
Age: 34 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Grace Gealey
Mother Cheryl McCoy-Gealey
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Butler, Pennsylvania
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Eye Color Brown
Weight in KG 59 KG
Affair with Trai Byers
Married Not Yet
Education University of California, Irvine
TV Show Empire
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American actress Grace Byers is best known for her portrayal of  Anika Calhoun in the Fox music-industry drama, Empire.

Early Life And Education Of Grace Gealey

Grace Gealey was born on July 26, 1984, in Butler, Pennsylvania, United States. Even though she was born in the United States, she was raised and she spent her most of her childhood and in the Cayman Islands from infancy.

She is the daughter of Cheryl McCoy Gealey. Grace's nationality is American, Caymanian. Her star sign is Leo. She belongs to Caymanian- American ethnicity. She has not updated information about her sibling yet.

After she moved to the United States, she attended the University of South Florida in Tampa from which she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Theater Arts. Later she received her Master’s degree of Fine Arts in acting from University of California, Irvine.

Later she moved to New York City and she got the chance to perform in Venus Flytrap: A Femme Noir Mystery, and Rent. In 2013, she worked in The Misanthrope and Tartuffe, which was also a Chicago production.

Grace Gealey's Career

She made her super debut on 2014 in the Fox musical primetime drama, Empire as Anika Calhoun along with Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. Even though she is in the starting phase of her career she has struggled a lot to achieve. 

Gealey appeared as Anika Calhoun in the Fox musical primetime drama, Empire in 2014. She was cast opposite Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. The series debuted on January 7, 2015.

Gealey was cast as Kate, a jazz singer and lounge owner, in the indie thriller Bent in 2017.

In 2018, Gealey published a children's book based on her experiences being bullied as a child for having deaf parents. She wrote it to empower children to love and accept themselves.

Grace Gealey's Net Worth, Salary, And Other Facts

This television star has a great look and a very sexy body, which measures breast 34, waist 26 and hip 35. Her body even seems more perfect in a bikini. Her height measure 5 feet 5 inches, which is 1.65 meter. Her weight is 59 kilograms. She has dark black hair and dark brown eyes. She is often seen in short hair. She has a fantastic net worth of 5 million dollars. Talking about her salary she has a monthly salary of five thousand dollars. 

Being a celebrity she has a huge fan following she is active on Facebook and she has authorized Twitter account. She has a few thousand Twitter followers. She is also active in Instagram she is often seen uploading her sexy pictures. Her biography is also famous among her fans; they acquire information about her from several sites like Wikipedia.

Grace Gealey's Personal Life

Talking about her personal life, she may have affair during her high school life or student life but it is in mystery. This black beauty has been linked with many co-stars in the past.

Currently, she is in a relationship with American actor Trai Byers. They meet in the stage of the television series Empire, later they fell in love. She is engaged to Trai Byers, the news about the engagements was confirmed during an episode of the daytime talk show, FABLife by herself.

In the interview, she also told she is very much happy with her partner but there is no plan of getting married. They also spotted attending parties and public event together.

Besides acting she is a great fan of music and sports. Grace is often seen attending musical and fashion events.