About DeRay Davis
DeRay can next be seen in his new hour special HOW TO ACT BLACK on Netflix. He will also appearin Russell Simmons’ ALL DEF COMEDY series debuting on HBO at the end of the year. DeRay justwrapped hosting duties for the second season of VH1’s HIP HOP SQUARES, executive producedby Ice Cube. Recently, he appeared on the big screen in ALL EYEZ ON ME and GROW HOUSEalongside Snoop Dogg and Lil Duval.Previously, he starred in the third installment of the BARBERSHOP franchise THE NEXT CUT. Priorto that he was the host of the GSN series MIND OF A MAN as well as appearing in the VH1 TVmovie DRUMLINE: A NEW BEAT. Other features he has appeared in are GI JOE: RETALIATION, 21JUMP STREET, JUMPING THE BROOM, SEMI PRO, OLD DOGS, IMAGINE THAT, LICENSE TO WED,SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS, LIFE AS WE KNOW IT, THE CLEANER, SCARY MOVIE 4, THE FOG,BARBERSHOP 1 & 2, and JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. DeRay has also been seen guest-starringon EMPIRE, ENTOURAGE, THE LEAGUE and recurring on THE BOONDOCKS. He has starred in manystand-up specials including DERAY DAVIS: POWERPLAY on Showtime, HBO’S DEF COMEDY JAM,BET’S COMICVIEW, and COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS as well as being a series regular on the hitMTV series WILD N OUT and performing the comedy skits on Kanye West’s LPs “LateRegistration” and “The College Dropout”. DeRay performs around the country and hosts afamous weekly show at the Hollywood Improv entitled MO BETTER MONDAYS.