Trai Byers is an American actor known for performing Andre Lyon in the soap opera Empire. This soap opera costs more than 3 million dollars per episode to make. Somewhere in this sum is also Byers’ salary per episode. You could see him also in 90210, Jayhawkers, and Selma. As of 2021, his total net worth is about $1.5 million.
How Did Trai Byers Get So Rich?
According to The Hollywood Reporter, actors of Empire can earn anywhere from $15,000 to $150,000 per episode depending on their experience and popularity. We can only be guessing, how much is Trai’s salary. With the success of season one, it’s likely that his net worth will grow.
Trai was born on July 19th, 1983, in Kansas City. He graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in communications. He also studied at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in LA, and the Yale School of Drama. He started his television career with the recurring role on the soap opera All My Children and than the role in the teen soap, 90210.
He and his costar Grace Gealey, who performed Anika on Empire, confirmed during the October 7, 2015 episode of the talk show FABLife, they were engaged. Does it mean that we can expect wedding in less than one year from now?