HOLLYWOOD’S Eddie Deezen has been laying low from the big screen since the 2000s.
The actor is best known for starring in the Grease films from the late 1970s.
Who is Eddie Deezen?
Eddie Deezen is an actor and comedian who was born on March 6, 1957, in Cumberland, Maryland.
Over the years, he has starred in several productions but is arguably best known for his role as Eugene in Grease and Grease 2.
He also started in WarGames and has lent his voice to the popular movies The Polar Express and The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
While Deezen found much success in the 1990s and early 2000s, he has stayed out of the spotlight as much as possible since then, only making a few appearances on screens.
Was Eddie Deezen arrested?
In April 2022, Deezen made headlines after he was arrested.
The Maryland State Police told TMZ at the time that he was charged with fourth-degree burglary, two counts of trespassing, and one count of disturbing the peace.
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The star allegedly forced his way into a privately owned nursing facility and refused to leave the property after being warned multiple times.
In August 2022, he was then found not competent to stand trial, according to a commitment order obtained by TMZ.
The document stated that he was unable to stand trial because of a “mental disorder” and was transferred to the Maryland Department of Health for treatment.
TMZ notes that he’s considered to be a danger to himself and others and will not be released until the court believes he no longer poses a threat.
What is Eddie Deezen’s net worth?
While Deezen might have starred in one of the most iconic movies of all time, his lack of work in recent years has taken a toll on his fortune.
As of August 2022, his net worth is said to be $5,000, according to Celebrity Net Worth.