Tristin Mays is an American actress, singer, and dancer. Mays is best known for her role as Riley Davis on MacGyver. Mays has also appeared in a number of other television series; as Shaina in the Nickelodeon series Gullah Gullah Island and as Robin Dixon, the daughter of Marcus Dixon, Carl Lumbly's character in Alias.
Early Life and Education
Tristin Mays was born on June 10, 1990, in Louisiana. Tristin grew in New Orleans with her parents along with her sibling Jeryn Mays, an American actor. She is African American-French-Indian, Creole. She was raised in New York, she became one of the top child models while working with the Ford Modeling Agency. She completed her education at Louisiana High School.
A throwback of young Tristin Mays at her High School years in 2006
She was once in a singing group named as Jane3 which was signed to Jive/Zomba. Tristin was cast on TV in Harambee as Angel and a year later replacing Shaina M. Freeman as Shaina in an American musical children's TV series, Gullah Gullah Island. She performed as Nala in Th Lion King on Broadway.
Triston Mays appeared on the television series, Alias for 3 episodes as Robin Dixon since 2001. Triston appeared in Tv series, Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide. She appeared in Zeke and Luther for 3 episodes as Robin Dixon from 2010-2011. She appeared in short film, Hot Dog Water and in series like Victorious as Sherry and Kicking It as Vanessa/M.C in 2011. The same year she was a series regular on a web series called FAIL as Alicia along with Vanessa Baden who also co-starred with her in TV series Gullah Gullah Island.
Triston starred in a comedy film, House Party: Tonight the Night as Autumn Rose. She worked as a short associate producer and short first assistant director in a short comedy film, Like She Can in 2014. Triston also had a recurring role for 6 episodes in an American supernatural drama TV series called Vampire Diaries as Sarah Nelson/Salvatore in 2015.
Personal Life and Networth
Triston, the young charming girl might have several relationships but she hasn't mentioned her Boyfriends name yet. She hasn't married yet. There’s no news about her involvement in any kinds of relationships or having a boyfriend. But her fans are still waiting for her announcement of being involved in a relationship.
Mays' has an estimated net worth of $1 million with $400K yearly earnings (as of 2017). She has her own company, Trizzio in Riverside, CA, which deals with jewelries, accessories, handbags and clothing.