At age 55, Deezer D passed away. Born Dearon Thompson, he shot to fame playing Malik McGrath on “ER”.
Continue reading and find out Deezer D’s wife, net worth, and cause of death. Likewise, read about his family, height, and more.
Deezer D Cause Of Death
On 8th Jan 2021, Deezer D’s brother, Emmery Thompson confirmed the actor’s death via an IG post.
Sharing family photos and Deezer’s career highlights, Emmery wrote— “My Big Brother! God is with you. I will miss you. #deezerd”.
As TMZ reported, Deezer was found unresponsive at his LA residence. Authority, however, didn’t reveal his cause of death.
Marshawn, Deezer’s other sibling, suspected the actor had a heart attack.
Opening about his health problems in 2009, Deezer shared he suffered more than 10 heart failures in less than a year. He also revealed he was preparing for heart surgery.
Biography — Date Of Birth, Zodiac
Deezer D was born on 10th March 1965 in Los Angeles, CA.
Because of his date of birth, Deezer was a Pisces.
Deezer D Family, Parents, Siblings
As established already, Deezer had at least 2 brothers named Marshawn and Emmery.
A nutritionist/personal trainer by trade, Emmery married his wife Allyson Geditz Thompson in 2009. Meanwhile, Marshawn seemed to have tied the knot with Bridgite Lopez-Thompson.
Deezer also grew up with a sister named Linette Thompson.
As for his parents, Deezer was born to his anonymous father and a mother named Frankie.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
At the time of his passing, Deezer enjoyed under 2.5 thousand followers on Instagram. Likewise, he had over 1.2 followers on Facebook.
Also, Deezer was available on Twitter.
Deezer D Height, Weight
Reportedly, Deezer stood above 6 feet in height. Meanwhile, his weight crossed 83 kg.
Deezer D Net Worth, Movies, TV Shows
According to his Twitter bio, Deezer donned many titles including that of a producer, writer, director, actor, and rap artist.
Working in the film industry, Deezer starred in the movies like “The Way Back Home,” “Crowning Jules,” “Bones,” “Bringing Down The House,” and many more.
Similarly, Deezer acted on several TV shows including “The John Larroquette Show,” “Out All Night,” “Star-Ving,” and more.
Perhaps, Deezer became most known for playing Nurse Malik McGrath on “ER”. From 1994 and 2009, he starred in 190 episodes.
As a Christian rapper/musician, Deezer released albums such as “Livin’ Up in a Down World,” and “Delayed, But Not Denied.”
Deezer D, during his career, reportedly stacked over $300 thousand net worth.
Deezer D Wife, Divorce, Son
In Nov 2004, Deezer D married his wife, Samantha Enson Thompson. They would eventually divorce.
From their marriage, Deezer and his wife, Samantha had a son named Easton. Eason turned 14 years of age in September 2020.
From what we could gather, Deezer was very proud of his son. He even congratulated Easton for making the Dean’s List another year at Oaks Christian.
Last modified: January 9, 2021