Deon Cole Wife, Son, Net Worth, Height
Deon Cole came to the spotlight after performing his standup routine on the hit show, The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien. Since then, he has established himself as a multi-talented writer and a comedian with several TV shows to his credit.
During his time as a staff writer in Conan, he - along wih other writers - was nominated for Emmy Award twice in the category of Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series. He also performed on such shows as John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show and Lopez Tonight.
Bio: Age Parents, Height
Deon was born on 9th January 1972 in Chicago, Illinois' Southside. Possessing an African-American ethnicity, he was raised by his single mother, Charleen Cole. His mother, a devout Christian played a massive part in his upbringing and Deon still considers her a mentor and also a friend.
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The comedian also has a sister in his family named Brooklynn Marie.
The now 47-year-old did his schooling from Thronridge High School and eventually graduated from the Arkansas-located Philander Smith College.
In terms of his body features, he has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78 meters). Meanwhile, with the growth of his career, the comic started to focus on maintaining his health. Looking back at his older comic videos, it’s apparent that Deon has gone through some significant weight loss.
Married Life Amid Gay Rumors, Son
The comedian has shattered every conservative belief in starting a family. He has adopted a son named Dylan Cole and successfully raised him without a wife.
The actor was able to provide his son with a good education as Dylan graduated from college on 24th May 2017. So, it seems all his hard work as a performer paid off for his son's bright future.
Deon Cole attends the graduation ceremony of his son Dylan Cole on 24th May 2017 (Photo: marrieddivorce.com)
Due to Deon's lowkey dating profile, rumors were floating on the web about the possibility of the artist being secretly gay. But the comic handled the gossips in a very humorous way.
Interestingly, he took the gay rumors as a compliment stating that such false news was a sign of his success in the industry. Since stories about celebrities' sexuality is a trending topic in every corner of the web, his response made a lot of sense.
Net Worth, Movies & TV Shows
Although the comedian isn’t a household name yet, he has progressed financially and is doing well for himself. His net worth of $500 thousand seems to be justifiable when it comes to his standard of living and his single status.
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Further, he has made an adequate amount of money through his involvement in several projects. In the past, he acted in hit TV series including Black-ish, and Grow-ish. Likewise, he had also made an appearance in movies such as Barbershop and The Female Brain.