Deon Cole, fresh from a Netflix special release, is again trending on the internet, but this time, for his personal life. “Who is Deon Cole, son?” Let’s find out.
Deon Cole is an American actor, comedian, and screenwriter, best known for starring in the sitcom Black-ish (2014–2022).
For his work, he has received nominations for two NAACP Image Awards and two SAG Awards.
On the ABC version of “To Tell the Truth,” he won the Dorris Award on June 25, 2020, making him only the second panelist to do so.
Moreover, he has co-written late-night talk shows such as “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien” and Conan.
Deon Cole Has A Son Dylan Cole With His Wife: His Family Explored
Deon Cole has a son named Dylan, but he hasn’t mentioned anything about his wife and often has indicated himself to be single.
Officially, Deon isn’t married, but he may have a relationship behind the camera, away from the media and the spotlight.
Whether he is married or not, one thing is for sure; Cole loves his son.
In 2015, the comedian wished his son a happy birthday on Twitter.
He said that Dylan was the love of his life and thanked him for tolerating him and his work.
Dylan is estimated to be 20 years old and is busy with his studies.
On January 9, 1972, Cole was born in Roseland, Cook County, Chicago, Illinois.
As the only kid, Deon was raised by his mother, Charleen. Sadly, in 2021, his mother passed away.
“Deon Cole: Charleen’s Boy,” the 2022 Netflix comedy special that was shot on her death anniversary and was dedicated to her.
He attended Thornridge High School and graduated from Philander Smith College, earning a degree in acting.
Deon got his start in comedy after a friend bet him $50 that he wouldn’t go on stage one night.
What Is Deon Cole Net Worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, comedian Deon Cole has a staggering net worth of $1 million.
From 2009 to 2010, Cole served as a writer for “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien,” and then from 2010 to 2012, he wrote for “Conan.”
He has frequently participated in comic segments for both shows, and the whole cast was nominated for two Primetime Emmys.
From 2016 until 2018, he was a member of the cast of the television series “Angie Tribeca.”
On the ABC sitcom “Black-ish,” Cole portrays the recurring role of Charlie Telphy.
Beginning with season 4, he was elevated to a major role. Then he made a few appearances in the spinoff “Grown-ish.”
Cole founded his own production business, “Cole Blooded.” He has since produced the sketch comedy series “Deon Cole’s Black Box.”
It debuted on TBS on June 10, 2013; however, on October 25, 2013, it was cancelled.
In 2017, Cole served as the host of the BET game show “Face Value.”
He appeared in a 30-minute set of the Netflix original series “The Standups” in 2017.
Similarly, “Deon Cole: Cole Hearted,” a standup special from Netflix, was released in October 2019.
With his wealth, Deon has been able to invest in real estate.
He spent $2.525 million on the house in Studio City, California, in August 2019.
The 5,800+ square foot house underwent significant renovations, and in July 2021, he put it on the market for $4.2 million.
Cole also paid $5.7 million for a 7,500-square-foot estate in Encino that same month.
Furthermore, he had resided in a nearly 3,800-square-foot house in Woodland Hills, which he resold in late 2019 for $1.565 million.