Lee Thompson Young

Born Feb 1, 1984

Lee Thompson Young is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his teenage role as the title character on the Disney Channel television series The Famous Jett Jackson. Currently, he portrays Boston police detective Barry Frost on the TNT police drama series Rizzoli & Isles.… Read More

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    Hollywood Life - Jan 19, 2014
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    'rizzoli And Isles' Loses Showrunner: Janet Tamaro To Step Down After Season 4
    Popeater - Sep 14, 2013


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1984 Birth Born on February 1, 1984.


1996 12 Years Old Young moved to New York City in June 1996, but it was not until the next year that he auditioned for the part of Jett Jackson in The Famous Jett Jackson.
1998 14 Years Old He filmed the pilot and found out in June 1998 from the Disney Channel that the show had been picked up; it later went on to become a Disney Channel Original Movie in June 2001. … Read More


2006 22 Years Old Lee appeared on UPN's TV drama series South Beach, and he portrayed Victor Stone (known in DC Comics as Cyborg) in a fifth season episode of the television series Smallville, in 2006; which character he reprised in the Season Six episode "Justice" (airdate January 18, 2007), and again in the Season Nine finale "Salvation" (airdate May 14, 2010). … Read More
2007 23 Years Old Young graduated with Honors from the University of Southern California, where he majored in Cinematic Arts and was a member of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity. Young enjoyed writing and wrote the screenplay for the 2007 short film Mano.
2013 29 Years Old On August 19, 2013, Young failed to show up for filming an episode of Rizzoli & Isles. … Read More


2013 30 Years Old Died on August 19, 2013.
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