Demond Wilson

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Actor, author (1946)
Thu Jun 03 2021
By   Bishal

Relationship Timeline Of Demond Wilson

Wife : Cicely Johnston
Demond Wilson Married To Cicely Johnston In 1974

American actor and author, Demond Wilson is one of the well-known personality. He has conquered the era of the 1970s with his impressive style of acting. Some of his most loved and remembered roles are in the 1970s NBC sitcom Sanford and Son as Lamont Sanford and Oscar Madison in The New Odd Couple. His film appearance in Me and the Kid in 1993 is equally loved by the viewers.

Furthermore, he was firmly active from 1971 to 2005 in the world of film and TV series. In this long acting career, he has played numerous roles in about twenty movies and TV series combined. Interestingly, most of them are blockbuster and was viewed by a huge amount of mass.

Forty-six years long marital life with Cicely Johnston

Seventy-four year old, Demond is a passionate lover and a loyal husband. He exchanged his wedding vows with his longtime girlfriend, Cicely Johnston. Cicely is a former American model. Recalling their old days, the pair encounter one another for the very first time back in 1970. At that period of time, both were in the struggling phases of their career. 

Demond Wilson wife and girlfriend
Image: Young Demond Wilson and wife, Cicely Johnston. Source: Facebook 

After a couple of dates and drinks, the pair got involved in a serious relationship and decided to take their relationship one step further. On 3rd May of 1974, they announced one another as husband and wife after dating for almost three years. Despite not being in limelight the pair have still managed to take Hollywood with their impressive love life.

Blessed with six kids

Mr. and Mrs. Wilson are undoubtedly the most adorable couple and loved ones too. As of now, the couple is married for more than four decades, fifty-six years inexact. During this long nuptial span, they are blessed with six beautiful children. However, the name and faces of their kids haven't been yet revealed due to their nature of privacy. 

Demond Wilson
Image: Young Demond Wilson with his co-star. Source: Facebook

Despite being huge celebrities the couple still enjoys a low-life key and is rarely seen in the camera frame. Furthermore, all the six offsprings of the Wilson family are now full grownups and are quite successful in their career. And talking about Demond and Cicely they are still enjoying one another companionship and have preserved the same romance to date. 

Net worth and Earnings

Demond has a net worth of $1.5 Million as of 2020. He has successfully gathered all of his fortunes through his impressive career as an actor and author. At the height of his career, he used to earn over $50,000 per episode. His iconic role in the Sanford and Son has led him to gather a huge amount of name and fame. 

Demond Wilson's book, Second Banana
Image: Front cover of Demond Wilson's book, Second Banana. Source: Amazon

In that particular series, he played one hundred and thirty-five episodes as a leading role from which he earned over $20 Million at the end of the season. Moreover, he has authored numerous books including Mr. Fish Takes a Wife, John Neuman Smith, and Second Banana which has a great review by the readers.


Legendary actor, Wilson was born on 13th October 1946 in Valdosta Georgia, United States. He grew up in New York with his siblings where he learned tap dance and ballet. 

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