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Doug E. Doug

Emerald Published On Tue Apr 13 2021   Modified On Tue Apr 13 2021
Doug E. Doug

Facts of Doug E Doug

Full NameDoug E. Doug
First NameDoug
Middle NameE.
Last NameDoug
Birth NameDouglas Bourne
ProfessionActor, Producer, Screen-Writer, Director
Birth CityBrooklyn, New York
Birth CountryUSA
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseRaqiba Bourne
No Of Children2
FilmographyWhere I Live,Little Bill,Brown Nation,Cool Runnings,Shark Tale
Networth$1.5 M
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Date of BirthJanuary 7,1970


    Body and Relation Status of Doug E Doug

    What is Doug E Doug marital status ?Married
    How many children does Doug E Doug have ?2
    Who is Doug E Doug married with?Raqiba Bourne

    Douglas Bourne, professionally known as Doug E. Doug, is an American actor-comedian, screenwriter, director, and producer who gained fame from Griffin Vesey's role in the NBC sitcom Cosby

    He is also popular for Where I Live, Little Bill, Brown Nation, Cool Runnings, and Shark Tale.

    What Is Doug E. Doug's Net Worth?

    The Cosby star began his acting career in the 1990 film Mo' Better Blues as Jimmy, the Busboy. Since then, Doug has starred in several movies and TV shows which aid to his million-dollar fortune. 

    According to Celebrity Net Worth, Doug is estimated to own a net worth of around $1.5 million as of 2021. 

    Besides his acting career, he also has a YouTube channel named DougLifeTV, where he has 757 subscribers. 

    Short Career Highlights

    The Share Tale star began his career as a stand-up comic at the young age of 17. He was later discovered by Russell Simmons, who asked him to write and host a syndicated late-night program called The New Music Report which Simmons produced. 

    He made his movie debut in the 1990 film Mo' Better Blues. He gained popularity playing the pushcart operator turned bobsled racer in Cool Runnings. 

    In 1993, Doug was cast as Douglas St. Martin in the American sitcom Where I Live alongside Flex Alexander, Shaun Baker, and Lorraine Toussaint. 

    Doug E. Doug as Griffin Vesey in NBC series CosbyImage Source: Abioa Abrams
    Doug E. Doug as Griffin Vesey in NBC series Cosby

    Image Source: Abiola Abrams

    Doug gained mass recognition for portraying the foster son Griffin Vesey in the NBC 1996 sitcom Cosby. The star appeared alongside Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Madeline Kahn, and Jurnee Smollett in the show. 

    From 1996 to 2000, he appeared in 93 episodes and was nominated for NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. 

    As of 2016, he was cast as Lemont in the comedy-drama series Brown Nation alongside Shenaz Treasury, Omi Vaidya, and Remy Munasifi. 

    Moreover, Bourne made his director/producer debut with the screenplay Citizen James which aired on Starz Encore/ BET Movies. 

    Doug's Personal Life- Age, Bio, & Family

    Douglas Bourne was born on 7th January 1970 in Brooklyn, New York, the United States of America to a Jamaican father and Afro-American mother. He is 51 years old as of 2021. 

    Similarly, Bourne is an American as per his nationality and has mixed ethnic descent. 

    Bourne with his family members Image Source: Instagram @dougedoug1
    Bourne with his family members 

    Image Source: Instagram @dougedoug1

    The Cosby actor is married to his long-term partner Raqiba Bourne who is a wellness consultant, writer, and entrepreneur. 

    Looking through his social media profile, the couple has been married for over a decade. They share a daughter and a son together.