Demond Wilson is known as an actor, author as well as a pastor from the United States of America. His longest-running and most recognized acting role was on NBC sitcom “Sanford and Son” which span for five years. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Demond Wilson in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Demond Wilson birth name is Grady Demond Wilson. He was born on October 13, 1946, in Valdosta city in Georgia, United States. There is no information regarding his parents’ names, occupations, ages or whether they still alive or not.
Demond Wilson was mainly grown and raised in his hometown and New York City. He took classes of tap dancing as well as a ballet at New York but the school names he attended are not revealed. It’s also not known if he graduated from a school, college, university or attended at all.
Demond Wilson has been into one marriage and has children that we are aware of and that is officially confirmed. He has been married to Cicely Johnston who worked as a model for some time since 1974. The couple gave birth to 5 children together, but their names are also publicly unknown.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Demond Wilson made his first appearance as a dancer with a performance on the Apollo Theater, but his first Broadway work was earlier when he was a child. He later served for the United States Army for around two years (1966 – 1968), and during that period, he was in Vietnam along with the 4th Infantry Division.
After serving, Demond Wilson appeared in many stage productions including Broadway and off-Broadway shows. His early screen acting roles were in sitcom “All in the Family”, thriller action film “The Organization” and the action crime series “Mission: Impossible”. Mainly, he gained recognition as an actor during his time on the NBC sitcom “Sanford and Son” as he starred on all its episodes.
Furthermore, Demond Wilson has written various books that received positive reviews. One of his most popular ones is titled “The New Age Millennium: An Expose of Symbols, Slogans and Hidden Agendas” which was published in 2000.
For the awards, Demond Wilson has never really received an honor, award win or nomination.
The latest films and series which Demond Wilson worked on as an actor including drama film “American Zealot”, sitcom “Girlfriends”, comedy film “Hammerlock” and a comedy-drama film titled “Me and the Kid”. These mentioned were released years ago as Demond Wilson hasn’t been active much as an actor.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actor, author and pastor Demond Wilson has an estimated net worth of nearly $2 million. He earned his couple of millions through the films and series he worked on. Demond Wilson salary per episode of the series and sitcoms he starred on is not revealed.
Demond Wilson is a personality who had various changes through his life. He served for the army next to the acting on stage, in films and series but he has less than 15 credits as an actor on screen projects.
Demond Wilson has been married once only to Cicely Johnston.