Donald Adeosun Faison is one of the best American Comedian, Actor and Voice artist. He was born in Harlem city of New York and got his first appearance on television on a Folgers Coffee commercial while his age was 17. He got this fame by his leading role as Dr Chris Turk in an NBC comedy-drama named Scrubs which was first aired in 2001. Now let’s take a close look at the net worth of Donald Faison in 2020.
Early Life and Biography
Donald Adeosun Faison was born in New York City, and his schooling was completed in Manhattan with his friend who is also an actor (Dash Mihok). Mother Shirley Faison, an agent for talent experience more than 40 years and father Donald Faison, a building manager. Donald has two younger brothers named Olamide Faison (Actor) and Dade Faison. The middle name Adeosun made of two words from the West African language; Ade means crown and Osun means river of life.
Faison first wife was Lisa Askey, whom he started dating in the year 1997 and later on married to her in 2001. This marriage worked for four years. In the year 2005, they got separated because of some personal reasons. Faison married again on 12 December 2012 after dating CaCee Cobb for six years. The wedding with CaCee Cobb was held at Home of Donald’s best friend and co-star in scrubs Zach Braff. Faison has total six children, first four are, son Sean, Dade, Kobe and Daughter Kaya from first wife Lisa Askey and other two are Son Rocco and daughter Wilder Frances from 2nd wife, Cobb. Faison’s first wife died in the year 2017.
Faison has done many hit movies and TV series and is a big fan of the show named Star Wars Rebels.
Career, Awards and Nominations
Faison’s career took a big turn when he got a chance as a leading role in NBC drama series as Dr Chris Turk in 2001. The list of awards and nominations of Faison is long. He has won two awards as “outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series” for series Scrubs in the year 2004 and 2005 consecutively. He has also got nominated for this series in almost every year, and in 2013 he got nominated for series “The Exes” and Film “Stag” as an outstanding actor in a comedy series and Best actor in a feature film.
Net worth and Earnings
It is estimated that net worth of Donald Faison is around $15 million which is much less in comparison to other Hollywood actors but much more while comparing to Comedians. Faison has a beautiful BMW which he loves so much and an amazing house which is around $2 million.
Donald Faison is one of the best comedians due to his extraordinary sense of humour which he has proven in all the roles he played. He has now recognized globally for his hard-work and talent. He is currently working in a TV Movie with Joe McQueen.