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Dee Jay Daniels

Emerald Published On Tue Mar 30 2021   Modified On Tue Mar 30 2021
Dee Jay Daniels

Facts of Dee Jay Daniels

Full NameDee Jay Daniels
First NameDee Jay
Last NameDaniels
Birth NameDorjan Lyndell Daniels
ProfessionFormer Actor
Birth CityMontclair, California
Birth CountryUSA
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusSingle
FilmographyThe Hughleys,In the House,The Wayans Bros,Grace Under Fire
Networth$300 k
Date of BirthOctober 17,1988
Age35 years


    Body and Relation Status of Dee Jay Daniels

    What is Dee Jay Daniels marital status ?Single

    Dee Jay Daniels is an American former television actor best known for his role as Michael Hughley on the D.L. Hughley sitcom The Hughleys.

    Similarly, he is also known for his appearance in Coach, In the House, The Wayans Bros, Grace Under Fire, and Cold Case. Daniels' acting ended in 2011 after he was arrested for alleged murder. 

    Short Early Life Details

    Born Dorjan Lyndell Daniels on 17th October 1988 in Montclair, California, the United States of America under the birth sign Libra. 

    Dee Jay Daniels rose to the spotlight as Michael Hughley in The HughleyImage Source: NNDB
    Dee Jay Daniels rose to the spotlight as Michael Hughley in The Hughley

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    He holds an American nationality and comes from Afro-American ethnic descent. Likewise, he is 33 years old as of 2021. 

    Career Highlight & Net Worth

    The Hughleys star owns most of his assets from his acting career. According to Celebrity Net Worth, he is worth at around $300 thousand as of 2021. 

    Daniels made his acting career breakthrough as Michael Hughley on ABC sitcom The Hughleys. He joined the show in 1998 and appeared alongside D.L. Hughley, Elise Neal, Eric Allan Kramer, John Henton, and Ashley Monique Clark

    Moreover, he was nominated for Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Comedy Series for Supporting Young Actor for his performance in the show. 

    Daniels as Ethan in Sky HighImage Source: IMDB
    Daniels as Ethan in Sky High

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    In 2005, he portrayed Ethan in the rom-com film Sky High alongside Kelly Preston, Michael Angarano, and Danielle Panabaker. 

    Similarly, he appeared in the TV series like Men Behaving Badly, Grace Under Fire, Coach, Family Matters, The Wayans Bros., ER, The Bernie Mac Show, and Cold Case. 

    Arrest For Murder 

    Back in 2011, Dee Jay was arrested for allegedly stabbing and murdering J.J Lewis in Stockton, California. 

    He alongside Marcus McCliman and Djuane Nunely were accused of stabbing the deceased and wounding an unnamed woman outside a club.

    Similarly, he was also suspected of being in a notorious gang called "Blood."

    He was detained at the San Joaquin County jail where he would have faced a lifetime in prison if he had been convicted. Daniels was acquitted on 21st December 2012. 

    Is He Dating Anyone?

    Since the arrest, Dorjan lives a low-key life and stays away from the limelight. 

    Dee Jay back in 1998 vs. nowImage Source: Pinterest
    Dee Jay back in 1998 vs. now

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    As of 2021, he is reportedly single. He might be married or dating, however, due to lack of confirmed news, his love-life remains private. 

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