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Late Rodney Keith Jones - Comedian Leslie Jones' Brother

sajju Published On Tue Sep 28 2021   Modified On Tue Sep 28 2021
Late Rodney Keith Jones - Comedian Leslie Jones' Brother

Rodney Keith Jones was a public figure who gained recognition as the celebrity brother of an American comedian and actress, Annette "Leslie" Jones, the MTV Movie Award winner (2021).

Sadly, Rodney passed away in the year 2009 in his mid-30s. Their father was a military US Army who served at Stevie Wonder's radio station called KJLH as an electronic engineer. 

Biography of Mr. Jones:

Rodney Keith Jones with his mother and sister Source: eCelebrityMirror

Rodney Keith Jones was born in the year 1971 in the cities of the United States of America. He was born to a military father who was in the United States Army. 

He used to work at Stevie Wonder's radio station called KJLH as an electronic engineer. Similarly, he held an American nationality and belonged to the Afro-American ethnicity. 

Sibling; Sister:

Rodney Keith Jones' sister, Leslie Jones Source: Celebsgraphy

Keith was born as the youngest child of his parents. He has an elder sister named Annette "Leslie" Jones born on 7th September 1967 in Memphis, Tennessee, the United States. As per her education, she attended a high school in Lynwood, California where she also played basketball. After that, she joined Chapman University where she received a basketball scholarship.

Death of Leslie's brother, Rodney:

It was a very sad day for the Jones family when Rodney Keith Jones, the younger child of the family passed away in his mid-30s in the year 2009. He was famous as the brother of comedian Leslie who was blessed to see her grow and become successful throughout his life. Despite losing her brother, she moved on, grew even stronger and she quoted:

When my brother passed away... I made a decision that I might die soon, I want people to know who I really am, If I die. 

Keith's sister is a renowned comedian:

Leslie Jones is an American comedian as well as an actress. She is widely known for being a cast member and writer on Saturday Night Live from 2014-19. 

The MTV Movie award winner has made her appearance in movies including Coming 2 America (2021), The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019), Ghostbusters (2016), Gangsta Rap: The Glokumentary (2007), National Security (2003), and so on. 

Leslie Jones received an award Source: Just Jared

In fact, she has starred in several TV Shows and TV Series. Some of them are Death to 2020 (2020), Saturday Night Live (2014-19), Problem Child: Leslie Jones (2010), etc. Furthermore, she was a 2018 Winter Olympics Commentator in South Korea.

Net Worth of His Sister Leslie Jones:

The American comedian and actress have a handsome net worth of $7 million today. She makes an average salary of $25,000 per episode and $525,000 per year from her show, Supermarket Sweep. In November 2020, she paid $3.8 million for a home in Beverly Hills, California.

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