JORDAN, LESLIE (1955-2022)
American actor, comedian, writer and singer.
SP – Signed Photograph: whimsical 10″x8″ color, matte-finish, photograph boldly signed (2021 Beverly Hills) in black marker pen. Wonderful image.
On stage Mr. Jordan played Earl “Brother Boy” Ingram in the 1996 play Sordid Lives, later portraying the character in the 2000 film of the same name. His TV roles include Lonnie Garr on Hearts Afire and Beverly Leslie on Will & Grace, which earned him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series. In addition to playing several characters on the American Horror Story franchise, Jordan had leading roles as Sid on The Cool Kids, and Phil on Call Me Kat. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Mr. Jordan became an Instagram contributor, amassing 5.8 million followers. He published an autobiography How Y’all Doing: Misadventures and Mischief From a Life Well Lived. Mr. Jordan died, tragically, in a car crash in Beverly Hills in 2022. He is remembered as being a genuinely kind person who loved making people laugh.