Demetria McKinney, Beverly Hills, California on June 25, 2015
|Born||Demetria Dyan McKinney
August 27, 1978 
Albuquerque, New Mexico 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.
|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)
- 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.