Actress Suzzanne Douglas has sadly passed away at 64-years-old. We’re exploring her career and net worth.

Douglas was best known for her role on US sitcom The Parent ‘Hood.

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Who was Suzzanne Douglas?

Born in 1957, Douglas was an American actress notable for her roles in the likes of The Parent ‘Hood and Netflix’s When They See Us.

The actress started her career in the 1980s, appearing on soap operas, before debuting as Amy Simms in the 1989 film Tap.

Notably, Douglas portrayed the role of Jerri Peterson from 1995 to 1999 in the US sitcom, The Parent ‘Hood. The show followed a middle-class black family in Harlem, New York.

Married since 1989, Douglas was wed to Dr. Roy Jonathan Cobb, a neuroradiologist. The couple also shared a daughter together named Jordan Cobb.

At the time of writing, the cause of death is yet to be revealed. The sad news of her passing was initially reported via Twitter by Roland Martin.

Suzzanne Douglas’ net worth explored

According to this source, Douglas’ net worth at the time of death would have been between an estimated $100,000 and $1 million.

This figure derives collectively from Douglas’ work in TV and film.

Twitter pays tribute to late actress

Fans, friends, and family are heartbroken over the loss of Suzzanne Douglas. Many took to social media to pay respects.

Ava DuVernay wrote: “Suzzanne Douglas was a quiet, elegant force as we made WHEN THEY SEE US. A gentlewoman. A gem of a lady. A confident, caring actor who breathed life into the words and made them shimmer. I’m grateful that our paths in this life crossed. May she journey on in peace and love.”

One fan tweeted: “Beyond sorrowful over this unexpected loss of a luminous beauty who gave so much with quiet dignity and grace.”

Another fan took to Twitter to write: “I’m saddened by the sudden passing of Suzzane Douglas, so talented, so young.”

Likewise, Jada Pinkett Smith penned a heartwarming tribute: “I woke up this morning to the news that Suzzanne Douglas has passed away. I worked with Suzzanne in the film Inkwell. She was an elegant, gentle warm spirit. My deepest condolences to her family and loved ones. May she rest in love.”

Rest in peace, Suzzanne Douglas.

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