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.

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
2012 Falling Away Juilius Postumus release; Final role

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)


De'Angelo Wilson committed suicide in Los Angeles by hanging. His mother claimed he was depressed because he was unable to find work after he got the impression that his career was failing.[1]


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