Lee Thompson Young


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Date of Birth: February 1, 1984

Place of Birth: Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.

Date of Death: August 19, 2013

Place of Death: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Ethnicity: African-American

Lee Thompson Young was an American actor. He was known for starring as the title character on the Disney Channel series The Famous Jett Jackson, and for his roles in the films Friday Night Lights, Akeelah and the Bee, and The Hills Have Eyes 2 (2007), on the shows The Guardian, South Beach, Smallville, Scrubs, FlashForward, and Rizzoli & Isles, and in the made-for-tv movies Johnny Tsunami and Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story.

He was the son of Velma (Love) and Tommy Young.

2 Responses

  1. Girll says:

    He was handsome with boyish good looks. Rip.

  2. fuzzybear44 says:

    I remember my little brother making me watch that (famous jett jackson) with him.Dude must have been seriously hurting,well R.I.P

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