The Netflix comedy-drama tv series, On My Block, became one of the popular series among young generation viewers. And Brett Gray who made his breakthrough from the show earned wife recognition. The African-American actor instantly became popular after portraying the role of Jamal Turner. Additionally, he has appeared on television series like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, When They See Us, Chicago P.D., etc.
Brett Gray was born on August 7, 1996, in Philadelphia, the United States. He was born to parents, Jeffrey Gray (father) and Holly Gray (mother). Brett has a brother named, Brandon who is a soldier in the US navy. The aspiring actor developed his passion for acting and singing at an early age. He graduated from Philadelphia High School with a degree in Creative and Performing Arts.
Brett Gray Relationship Status
The 24-year-old, Brett Gray is a single man as of now. He is not involved in any romantic relationships. Therefore, the actor enjoys his singlehood without a girlfriend. Gray once mentioned on his social media that he is still struggling to have a romantic life.
On-screen, Gray somehow managed to impress Troy Leigh-Anne Johnson's character, Kendra. The show's audiences loved their chemistry but in real life, both Gray and Johnson are single. Further, Brett stays far from controversies and hasn't been linked up with anyone.
There was a rumor that Gray's sexual orientation was homosexual as he was a Colorado College LGBTQIA specialist. However, he only supports the gay community and is of straight sexual orientation. It is only a matter of time when he will tie his wedding knot.
The actor and singer, Brett Gray has a net worth of $400,000 as of 2020. In just five years of his professional career, the actor has amassed a desirable income. He appeared in Netlfix's teen comedy-drama, On My Block alongside actors, Jason Genao, Sierra Capri, Julio Macias, etc. among others. As per Business Insider, Gray earned $81,250 per episode for the third season.
Further, the cast of On My Bock received $20,000 for the first two seasons. As per sources, the cast will earn $850,000 for season four and $1.05 million for season five. Hence, it seems Brett's net worth will increase even more in the future.
As mentioned, Brett is an aspiring singer as well. In June 2018, he released his debut single, Old Thing Back. Other than that he is popular on social media and has a huge following. On Instagram, Gray has over 2.1 million followers, while his self-titled Youtube channel has 71.5k subscribers.
Gray first landed a role of Mezzy in the 2015 short film, Tortise. A year later, he appeared in two short films, The Tale of Four and Metrocard. In 2018, he appeared as Reggie Price in the NBC crime drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Watch a short fun clip of one of Gray's videos from his channel!
Brett's biggest opportunity came when he aced his audition to play the character of Jamal Turner in Netflix's On My Block. Further, Brett's fans has seen his talents as a singer.