De'Angelo Wilson

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De'Angelo Wilson
Born (1979-03-29)March 29, 1979
Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
Died November 26, 2008(2008-11-26) (aged 29)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Other names De'Angelo K. Wilson
Occupation Actor and hip-hop artist
Years active 2002–2008

De'Angelo Wilson (March 29, 1979 – November 26, 2008) was an American film and television actor and a hip-hop artist.

Wilson committed suicide in Los Angeles by hanging. His mother claimed he was depressed because he was unable to find work.[1]

Early life[edit]

He was born De'Angelo Ke'Shine Hill Wilson in Dayton, Ohio. He attended The University of Cincinnati and Kent State University, in Kent, Ohio, where he studied acting.[citation needed]


Wilson appeared in four films, including as DJ Iz in 8 Mile (2002) and as Jesse Age 19 in the Antwone Fisher (2002). He also appeared in two television productions.


Year Film Role
2002 8 Mile DJ Iz
Antwone Fisher Jesse Age 19
2004 Just Lose It music video DJ Iz
2005 The Salon D.D.
2006 Mercy Street Juilius

Television work[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
2004 CSI: NY Lamar Adams one episode, "Outside Man"
2002 R.U.S./H. Terrell unsold television pilot
2006 The Shield Marcus 'M.C. Gond Good' Dunn one episode, "Kavanaugh" (as De'Angelo K. Wilson)


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