Star, Ryan Destiny - Age, Ethnicity, Bio, Father, Mother

Ryan Destiny plays Alexandra "Alex" Crane on Fox's Star TV show.  She was born on January 8, 1995 and is currently 21-years-old.  On Star, she plays a 20-year-old who is rich.  Her father, Roland Crane, is played by Lenny Kravitz.  Similar to Jude Demorest who plays Star in the series, Destiny is from Detroit, Michigan aka "The D."


If you thought Lee Daniels was playing, you got another thing coming! Fox has given the director some wiggle room and he is doing the most, in a good way.

Star Ryan Destiny Age Ethnicity Bio Father
Star Ryan Destiny Age Ethnicity Bio Father

Ryan Destiny's Mother - Dawn Irons

Ryan was in a girl group before her appearance on Star.  When she was 12, her and two friends formed a trio.  The group, New Limit, was managed by Destiny's mother, Dawn Irons.  In 2011 they made it to the third round of America's Got Talent.

On Star, Ryan Destiny's mother, Rose Spencer, is played by actress, Naomi Campbell.  Destiny and Campbell look very similar, leading many to believe that Ryan was Naomi Campbell's child in real life.  Campbell doesn't have any kids in real life.  Ryan's real mother is from Detroit, Michigan.

Ryan Destiny's Father

Ryan's father, Deron Irons, was a former member of the 90s R&B group Guesss.  Check out the group's song, "Shu-B" in the video below:


The "Pilot" episode of Star begins with Alexandra playing a new song for Star during a phone conversation.  "Who shot ya? Who knocked ya? Point em out, let em know I'm coming for em!" 

Alexandra On Star
Alexandra On Star 

Star is amazed but Alex is far too cool to show any emotion.  Alex tells Star that she needs to get to New York.  Star is in the foster care system and tells Alex wait until she turns 18-years-old.

Alexandra On Star
Alexandra On Star

She tells Alex that once she turns 18, she's going to grab her sister.  Star brags about her sister's voice, promising Alex that she will love her.


Alexandra On Star
Alexandra On Star

Ryan has auditioned for America's Got Talent and she's a former member of the group Love Dollhouse.  In 2015, Ryan appeared in the film, A Girl Like Grace.  Raven Symone and Megan Good were also featured in the movie.