Deena Beasley is the proud mother of Florida State shooting guard, Malik Beasley. Her 19-year-old son is expected to be taken in the late first round of the 2016 NBA draft.
Born November 26, 1996; Malik Beasley had a surprisingly stellar freshmen year at Florida State. He used his will and competitiveness to stand out above higher touted prospects. His athleticism and shooting will get his foot in the door right away in the NBA.
DraftExpress.com has Beasley going 24th in the first round to the Philadelphia 76ers. He stands 6 feet 41/2 and shot 38.7% from three-point range in his season with the Seminoles.
Not often we get to have this type of situation where a mom is more famous then her athlete star child, but this is the case of Deena Beasley who happens to be an actress, model and singer. You might recognize her form her work in “Devil Diamond”, where she played Dehlia. Her work includes: “Mystic Rising”, “Single Ladies”, “Past Due”, “Finding Love Forever”, “The Bad Lieutenant” with Nicholas Cage, “It’s SuperNatural”, “Adrenaline”, “Hunger Games 2” and most recently 2015’s 90 Minutes in Heaven. She’s also done several commercials,short films and stage plays.
According to IMDB, the 5′ 9″ actress, was born and raised in Detroit Michigan, Started her career as a Teenager, Modeling in New York as Ms. Jay’s (ANTM) Muse. Trained and Coached by the best, Deena left The USA at an early age to grace the Catwalks of Paris, Milan, London, Germany and Japan.
Before she began Acting Professionally, She Sang and wrote songs, was lead singer in Deena and D’Vibe, where she performed in Russia, Germany, England and USA.
She is also a multiple Heart Attack Survior, Warrior, Mother, Wife and Ambassador for “Living Heart2Heart Foundation” she stays busy.
Actress Deena Beasley is married to Michael Beasley, together they are the parents of three children. Daughter Micah and sons Malik and Darius Beasley. Deena and actor husband, Michael are considered the power couple of Hollywood South.
You can find lovely Deena Beasley on Instagram here.