Malayna started performing at a young age in the all-stars competitive cheer circuit in Atlanta. She cheered and danced simultaneously and won numerous cheer and dance awards. Malayna has trained with various acting coaches and choreographers in Los Angeles and Atlanta. She trains in various dance genres (ballet, contemporary, jazz, jazz funk, hip hop, modern and tap) from various studios and dance conventions.
Malayna has been seen on tv shows, commercials, musicals and live performances. Malayna was on Dancin’ the Dream (Up Tv), Dance Kids ATL (TLC) and Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime). She also performed on various stages such as Nigel Lithgo’s Dizzie Feet Foundation Gala (Dorothy Chandler Pavilion), Passion City Convention (Philips Arena), BMI Trailblazers Awards (TV One) and Janet Jackson’s Unbreakable Tour in Memphis (FedEx Forum) and New Orleans (Smoothie King Center). Malayna is a Monsters of Hip Hop Crew Nominee, Pulse Protégé, Titans Force Assistant, North Springs High School Company member, ATLA company member and Immabeast Company member.
Along with acting and dancing, Malayna is also a singer. She has performed in musical theatre productions like Cinderella and Breathe.
Malayna excels acdemically and is a double magnet student in math/science and dance.