Shay McCray lives by the belief that we predict our own life. Born in Brooklyn, New York and later relocating to Atlanta, Georgia, Shay always knew she wanted to pursue a career in acting.
Shay’s first role was the lead role of Leey Taylor in the web series, “T.R.A.D.E IT ALL”. She has also been featured in “Being Mary Jane”, “Greenleaf”, “Thirsty” and shortly after that she played the daughter of Maxine Jones (former member of EnVogue) in “The Hills”. McCray gradually began breaking her way into the industry. She has built strong relationships by way of industry experience, which cultivated a platform for her to work with Kerry Washington’s acting coach Marishka Phillips.
Acting is not the only trade Shay has mastered. Shay is also the host of her own talk show, “The Shay McCray Show” on TST Network that airs on Comcast every Thursday night. She has been on many runways, including America’s Next Top Urban Model Fashion Show, Pinnacle Mansion Fashion Show, Dutch Design Fashion, and many more. McCray has hosted various influential events such as Ricky “Trendy” DaVista’s Annual Fashion Gala, Fashionable Life, Fashion Showcase, Pinnacle Mansion Fashion Show, and Strut Your Vote; a fashion show that has benefited Sickle Cell Anemia and has increased awareness on the importance of being registered to vote.
Accomplishing one of many life goals, McCray was the Co-Founder of modeling agency Millionaire Models Inc. Shay McCray is creating her path and navigating her way to the top. She is destined to be a lightning force in this industry. Her positive energy, exceptional dedication, and swift transition from role to role confirm that the big screen is waiting for Shay McCray. In her free time, Shay enjoys reading, fine dining and shopping. She has plans in hopes of mastering her craft and landing a lead or supporting role in a major film.
ISABELLE DOLL NGCOBO
Isabelle’s other passion includes branching out to media , broadcasting and journalism . She is the founder and President of Africa TV OneStar where the main objective is to profile Africans from around the world about the work that they do and bring awareness to what’s going on in the Diaspora.
Isabelle is also CEO of Isabelle Doll Media Group LLC who’s purpose is Consultant and Public Relations and serves as a multimedia agency specializing in the development of Branding and Social Media , Strategic Communications , partnering with domestic and international media companies creating content and contribute to different organizations in radio,magazine, newspaper, websites, blogs and TV. As a credentialed White House press pool Isabelle and her media company covered presidential speeches of Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama as well as the current US President Donald Trump.
Another highlight for Isabelle was when she helped to recruit a panel for a town hall discussion airing live for BET Networks concerning the topic of “Saving our girls” due to the 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria in 2014.
Isabelle Doll Media Group also do coverage for the Kings Center’s Annual Salute to Greatness Awards, The annual UNCF Atlanta Mayor’s Masked Ball, Rev.Jesse Jackson’s Rainbow Push Coalition, International Women’s Forum with former South African president Thabo Mbeki’s wife, Mrs Zanele Mbeki. .Congressman John Lewis 73rd Birthday in Atlanta, Ambassador Andrew Young’s 83rd and 85th Birthday International Leadership Awards, Atlanta film festival, Black Arts Festival just to name a few.
Coordinating red carpet interviews for Isabelle Doll Media Group at award shows like the MTV Movie Awards, Dove Awards, BET Honors, BET Hip Hop Awards, BET Black Girls Rock, Essence Festival, Trumpet Awards, Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards, NAACP Image Awards, Stellar Awards, Bronzelens Film Festival and various movie and television premieres such as Oprah Winfrey’s Own Network Greenleaf‘ ‘and TV One’s ,Behind The Movement and movie premieres like Nelson Mandela Long Walk to freedom starring: Idris Elba, ‘
Belle’ starring Gugu Mbatha Raw, Beyond the light starring Gugu Mbatha Raw, James Brown: starring Chadwick Boseman, Selma starring David Oslo among others.
She has interviewed many including celebrities, authors, politicians, comedians and sports legends. Some interview highlights include: Danny Glover, Winnie Mandela in Selma Alabama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, South African golf legend Gary Player, Louis Gossett Jr, MLB Hall of Famer – Lou Brock, Trumpet Awards Founder – Xernona Clayton, TV1 Founder – Cathy Hughes, CNN founder Ted Turner, Iconic South African jazz musician- Hugh Masekela , The Jacksons, Civil rights legends Congressman John Lewis, Jesse Jackson, Ambassador Andrew Young, Rev Dr. C .T Vivian and Rev Joseph Lowery. Interviews with musicians India Arie, Chaka Khan, Angie Stone, Ludacris, Chris Tucker, CeCe Winans and filmmakers Ava DuVernay, Spike Lee, Will Packer, Tyler Perry, poet and author Maya-Angelou to name a few.
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