level 2. But he's also just a normal teen trying to live a normal life. He was 29. Disney’s new streaming service, Disney+, has hundreds of movies available from across the Disney vault. It will also feature originals like Jon Favreau’s “The Mandalorian,” the first live-action Star Wars series, plus the past 30 seasons of Fox’s “The Simpsons.”. TizzFan4evr likes this. [8] Young had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, for which he had been taking medication, and had been suffering from depression before his death. They do have So Weird on the app?!? It’s set to debut in the U.S. on Nov. 12, at an aggressive initial price point of $6.99 per month. Report Save. After the cancellation of The Famous Jett Jackson, Young had guest spots in the CBS series The Guardian. Although the movie was successful, he did not reprise the role in the sequel, Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board (2007). Longing for a relatively normal life, Jett succeeds in getting the production of Silverstone moved to the fictional Wilsted, North Carolina, thus providing jobs to townspeople while affording Jett the chance to live with his father, Sheriff Woodrick \"Wood\" Jackson, and his great-grandmother, Miz Coretta (whom Jett calls N… Thank God they have So Weird! With no script to follow, can Jett and Silverstone sa… Disney Plus and the Jim Henson Company has teamed up to bring us this quirky late-night talk show, hosted by alien commander Ned and his partner Cornelius. Lee appeared on UPN's TV drama series South Beach, and he portrayed Victor Stone (known in DC Comics as Cyborg) in a fifth-season episode of the television series Smallville, in 2006; which character he reprised in the Season Six episode "Justice" (airdate January 18, 2007), and again in the Season Nine finale "Salvation" (airdate May 14, 2010). He is best remembered for his adolescent role as the title character on the Disney Channel television series The Famous Jett Jackson (1998–2001) and as Chris Comer in the movie Friday Night Lights (2004). [11], Young's family launched the Lee Thompson Young Foundation in an effort to help remove the stigma surrounding mental illness. 1. After having spent years in California working as the TV action hero Silverstone, Jett Jackson decides to move the show to his hometown in hopes of pursuing a more normal life. 5. share. https://www.ign.com/.../22/all-the-movies-and-tv-shows-not-on-disney-plus His last starring role was as Boston police detective Barry Frost on the TNT police drama series Rizzoli & Isles (2010–14). I'm having this same thought process, watching So Weird now, but had to come on Reddit to see why the Famous Jet Jackson wasn't there! Young was born in Columbia, South Carolina, the son of Velma Elaine (née Love) and Tommy Scott Young. He is the only one who realizes that this is a dream. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. Now see what happens when Jett switches lives with his alter ego Silverstone. DISNEY PLUS has a whole host of new content landing on the streaming platform this month. In 2009, Young played a cocky surgical intern in the hit comedy show Scrubs. [9], After funeral services at Inglewood Park Cemetery, Young was interred at Lakeview Memorial Garden, York, South Carolina. Jett Jackson: The Movie is a 2001 Disney Channel Original Movie. Lee Thompson Young (February 1, 1984 – August 19, 2013) was an American actor. 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