One does not need to find his love to start a family and have a happy life. Dean Cole proved this point by adopting a child and raising him as his family. Cole is a renowned American actor, stand-up comedian, and screenwriter.
He is famous for his role in the sitcom Black-ish. He has his own comedy show dedicated to his mother. He has worked with A-list actors and comedians. He has got many prestigious awards for his work in movies and TV shows.
When Was Dean Cole Born?
Dean Cole was born on January 9, 1972. His birth name is Deon Anthony Cole. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. His age is 51 years according to the wiki. He is African-American. He follows Christianity. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. He was raised in the Roseland neighbourhood of Chicago by his parents. His mother is Charleen and has no siblings. His mom passed away on 10th September 2021 and the official message of Dean Cole mourning the loss of his mother was posted on Dean Cole's Instagram by his team. He graduated from Thornridge High School and Philander Smith College.
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What Does Cole Do?
Cole started doing comedy as a result of the bet between him and his friend. His friend had bet him $50 to get up on stage in Chicago. He was a part of the writing staff for The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien from 2009 to 2010 and for Conan from 2010 to 2012. He appeared for comedic bits in both broadcasts.
Along with the team, he received two Primetime Emmy nominations. He joined Conan O’Brien’s tour and Comic Aid Haiti in 2010. He ended up being cast on the ABC sitcom Black-ish for which he had applied to be a writer. He also appeared in Grown-ish, a spin-off of Black-ish. He has performed in stand-up on programs including, Mash Up and Lopez Tonight. He established his own production company called Coled Blooded to produce a comedy show named Deon Cole’s BlackBox but it was cancelled after four months.
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He even hosted the game show Face Value in 2017. He performed in the Netflix original series The Standups. He even has a standup special called Deon Cole: Cole Hearted on Netflix in 2019. In 2020, he starred in 'To Tell the Truth' and won Doris Award. He has starred in many films including, Barbershop, The Female Brain, Welcome Matt, HeadShop, The Color Purple, and You People.
Does Cole Have A Child?
Cole is not married and does not have a wife and is currently single. He does not any children from his marriage. He has an adopted son named Dylan. He raises his son together with Dylan’s mother Tameeka. Dylan is already 21 years old. Cole expresses his love for his son on Twitter. He never fails to show how proud he is of his son. Cole was the only child in the family and was raised by his mother Charleen who died in 2021. He really loved his mother and considered her his best friend. He did Netflix’s comedy special Deon Cole: Charleen’s Boy in his mother’s honor.
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What Is Cole’s Net Worth?
Cole has an estimated net worth of approximately $10 million. He earned most of his money from his writing, acting, and comedy shows. He is also involved in real estate. He sold his home in Studio City, California with over $2 million profit margin.
How Tall Is Cole?
Cole has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m). He weighs about 80 kg. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He wears a shoe sized 10 US. He has a dark skin color.