Kai Morae | Biography

Quick Wiki

  • Full Name Kaienja Morae Pace
  • Occupation Model, Reality TV Star
  • Nationality American
  • Birthplace Chicago, Illinois
  • Birth Date Dec 05, 1989
  • Age 34 Years, 7 Months
Daughter of Actress and Fashion Designer LisaRaye McCoy

Kai Morae | Biography

Was a Frequent Feature on 'LisaRaye McCoy: The Real McCoy'

Morae has voiced that she wants to have her own identity and not just be known as Lisa Raye's daughter. She has preferred not to turn skinny and says one doesn't have to be skinny to be a successful model.

Kai Morae is an American fashion model, best known as the daughter of actress and model LisaRaye McCoy. She has modeled for brands such as Macy's, Evans, and Apple Bottoms. She also appeared in the reality television show The Real Mccoy in 2010.

Short Bio and Age

Morae was born on 5 December 1989. His age as of January 2022 is 32. She is a Sagittarius. She was born in Chicago, Illinois. She is an American model and a Reality TV star. She was a frequent feature on the show LisaRaye McCoy: The Real McCoy, which followed LisaRaye's day-to-day workings and how she navigated through her personal life and career.

In 2011, she was the face of Evans, a British brand for curvy and plus-sized women. She was also chosen as the first plus-size model for the clothing brand Apple Bottoms.

Morae has voiced that she wants to have her own identity and not just be known as Lisa Raye's daughter. She has preferred not to turn skinny and says one doesn't have to be skinny to be a successful model.

She also has gained internet fame; her Instagram account has 177K followers (as of January 2022) in which she has partnered with many brands such as Boombod and Flat Tummy Co.   

Mother LisaRaye McCoy

Morae's mother, LisaRaye McCoy, is an actress, model, businesswoman, fashion designer, and TV personality. Her mother is best recognized for the cult classic film The Player's Club. She has also appeared in the HBO series Ballers and is known for her recurring role in A House DIvidend.  

She is also a brand ambassador for ZEN Balms, an all-natural topical analgesic. She was the first Black woman voted as "Sexiest Woman" in Black Men's Magazine. She was also the first African-American spokesperson for Hennessy and the first African-American actress to become the First Lady of an island territory (Turks and Caicos).

LisaRaye and her former partner, Kenji Pace gave birth to Kai Morae (her name when she was born was Kaienja Morae Pace). 

LisaRaye and Kai have a strong bond; they show their love and strong bond on Instagram. Kai Morae once shared this caption on Instagram. "She wrote on a post, "Some understand our bond & some don't, but a mother's love isn't for others' approval. She is MY mommy and only mines! (Yes, I'm her only child & have a possessive way of claiming what's mines) but yet you have a selfless motherly way of helping so many others."


In 2016, Morae announced that she was expecting her first child through social media. On 17 December 2016, Bella was born into the world to meet a happy family. As of now, Bella's father remains a private figure, as the family still hasn't disclosed his name, let alone other details. The only pubic pictures available of him were clicked during Bella's baby shower in 2016. Celebrity guests such as Elise Neal and Kym Whitley also attended the event. 

Kai Morae with daughter, mother and grandmom
Four Generations: Kai Morae with her mother LisaRaye, daughter Bella, and grandmom (center with baby) (Photo: Instagram)

Morae and her mother were both seen in white dresses for the event, while the baby's father donned a pink Hawaiian dress shirt with white pants and a checkered belt.

Net worth 

As of now, Kai's net worth remains under the curtain. On the other hand, her mother, Lisa, has an estimated net worth of $10 million.

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