Lee Thompson Young of The Famous Jett Jackson dead at 29
Lee Thompson Young who began his television acting career as a teenage star on the Disney show The Famous Jett Jackson was found dead yesterday. The actor was 29.
No official cause of death has been released, but Young’s manager said that the actor “tragically took his own life.”
Police found his body in his North Hollywood home Monday morning after he failed to show up to work on the crime drama, Rizzoli & Isles.
Young has had roles in other shows such as Scrubs and Smallville. He also had a role in Akeelah and the Bee.