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Ola Ray

Ola Ray is internationally known as Michael Jackson's girlfriend in the Grammy Award winning short film video ''Thriller." Her work in 'Thriller' brought her worldwide recognition and made her a household name. Ola was born in St. Louis ,Missouri, where she spent the early part of her childhood with her parents, six brothers and two sisters . Ola ... See full bio »

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Known For

48 Hrs. Vroman's Dancer
Michael Jackson: Thriller Michael's Girl
Beverly Hills Cop II Playboy Playmate


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 2020 Shooting Heroin
 2019 It Wants Blood!
Madame Du Sang
 2013 Lana Del Rey: Young and Beautiful (Music Video)
Ola Ray (as HowToBasic 2)
 2009 Lady Gaga: Paparazzi (Music Video)
 1997 Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II (Video)
Michael's Girl (segment "Thriller")
 1995 Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory (Video)
Michael's Girl ('Thriller' video)
 1987 Beverly Hills Cop II
Playboy Playmate
 1986 The Night Stalker
Sable Fox
 1985 What's Happening Now! (TV Series)
- Married or Not (1985) ... Paulette
 1985 Cheers (TV Series)
- King of the Hill (1985) ... Andrea
 1984 Fear City
 1984 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
- The Center (1984) ... Deanna
 1984 Automan (TV Series)
- Murder MTV (1984) ... Joanne
 1983 Michael Jackson: Thriller (Music Video)
Michael's Girl
 1983 10 to Midnight
 1982 48 Hrs.
Vroman's Dancer
 1982 Night Shift
 1981/I Body and Soul
Hooker #1
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Other Works:

TV commercial: "Classy Curl" Jheri Curl See more »

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | 15 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

HowToBasic 2


5' 5" (1.65 m)


Ray, Iam

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