Demetria McKinney, Beverly Hills, California on June 25, 2015
|Born||Demetria Dyan McKinney
August 27, 1979 
Fort Walton Beach, Florida U.S.
|Education||Fort Walton Beach High School|
|Partner(s)||Roger M. Bobb|
Demetria Dyan McKinney (born August 27, 1979) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her work as Janine Shelton-Payne on the TBS comedy sitcom Tyler Perry's House of Payne (2006-2012). She was nominated for a 2009 National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) Vision Award for Best Performance in a Comedy, in recognition of her work on House of Payne. McKinney is friend of a housewife on The Real Housewives of Atlanta airing on the Bravo Television Network since its 7th season premiere on November 9, 2014. She met John McKinney (July 25, 1975) in late 1995. They began dating in February 1997. In December 1998; they became engaged. On August 27, 1999; which was her 20th birthday; the two married. Demetria gave birth to daughter Aaliyah Reigndrop McKinney on September 28, 2000. She announced she was pregnant in April 2001. On December 19, 2001; she gave birth to daughter Kimberly Lisa McKinney. McKinney later revealed in February of 2006 that she named her daughters from Aaliyah Haughton and Lisa Lopes.
|Title||Album details||Peak positions|
As lead artist
|Title||Year||Peak chart position||Album|
|"Get Yo ..Ish"||2011||—||—||N/A|
|"Take Away This Love"||2012||—||—|
|"Still Believe in Love (feat. Musiq Soulchild)"||2013||—||—|
|"Work With Me"||—||—|
|"100 (feat. da Brat)"||2014||—||—|
|"Trade It All"||2015||—||—||Officially Yours|
- Television series
- Madea's Christmas Special (2004)
- Tyler Perry's House of Payne (2006–2012) as Janine Payne
- Necessary Roughness (2011) as Leanne
- Boulevard West (2012) as Yvette
- The Rickey Smiley Show (2013) as Monica
- The Real Housewives Of Atlanta (2014) as Herself
- Films and plays (made-for-television)
- Soul Kittens Cabaret – play (2004)
- Meet the Browns – play (2004) as Kim
- U Don't Know Me – play (2006)
- What's Done In The Dark – play (2007) as Angela Lovett
- Raising Izzie - play (2012) as Singer
- The Mountaintop – play (2012)
- Deranged – play (2012)
- In The Meantime (2013) as Felicia
- Devious Maids Season 2 as Natasha Jones (2014)
- I Dream – Woodruff Arts Center (2010) as Coretta Scott King
- Dreamgirls – The Muny Repertory (2012) as Deena
- OV Guide: Demetria McKinney
- "Nominees Announced for NAMIC Vision Awards Recognizing Diversity in Television Programming" (PDF). Namic.com. 2008-02-11. Retrieved 2014-02-08.
- "K. Michelle Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 29, 2012.
- "Demetria McKinney". Tbs.com. Retrieved 2014-02-08.