Lee Thompson Young Dead — ‘Jett Jackson’ Actor Dies at 29, Possible Suicide

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Lee Thompson Young — who played the main character on Disney”s “The Famous Jett Jackson” — has died after what officials believe is a suicide … our sources has learned.  He was 29.

Sources tell us Young”s body was discovered with a gunshot wound that appears to be self-inflicted.

Young currently appears in the TNT show “Rizzoli & Isles” — and we”re told when he didn”t show up to work this morning, staffers called the landlord of Young”s L.A. home to check up on the actor.

We”re told … when the landlord opened the door, he discovered Young”s body.

Young was a rising star in Hollywood. After he made it big as a Disney star, he went on to play running back Chris Comer in the 2004 movie “Friday Night Lights.”

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