The news of the death of comedian Teddy Ray saddened the world of comedy. During his short career span, he had reached several milestones. Now fans are wondering did he leave behind a wife or kids. Who were his parents? What was Teddy Ray’s real name?
We got all the answers below in this bio. So, keep on scrolling down to learn everything about him.
Comedian Teddy Ray Cause Of Death
Comedian Teddy Ray passed away and comedians have come together to mourn his passing. The cause of Teddy Ray’s death is yet to be released. Comedy Central‘s shared an emotional tweet confirming the news, “Teddy Ray was a hilarious and beloved performer. He’ll be deeply missed by the entire comedy community.”
Likewise, many artists and comedians paid tribute to Teddy in the aftermath of his passing. Desus Nice, former co-host of Desus & Mero, tweeted: “[RIP] teddy ray, he was a real one.” Jean Deaux, musician tweeted, “[I] been to damn near every one of his comedy shows in LA since he started em. one of the funniest ppl I [sic] know seriously. this is really heartbreaking man. RIP teddy damn bro.”
SNL writer Alex English also tweeted, “Teddy Ray was undeniably funny. I’m so glad I had the privilege of working with him on Pause. When we shot this we never got to speak about the scene because of social distancing. When I read the script I thought “I hope he picks me up.” He did it on the first take. A natural”.
His stand-up, social media posts, interviews, and more have all been widely shared by the public.
Did Comedian Teddy Ray Leave Behind A Wife?
Comedian Teddy Ray was likely single at the time of his death. He never married so he likely didn’t have a wife to leave behind. Although he never opened up his dating history in detail, he prepared materials for his stand-up where he talked about his dating life.
While doing standup for Comedy Central, Teddy shared that people try to help him with relationships because he was big. He also joked about they found a female version of him. Setting up with such individuals for him was like dating while staring at a mirror.
Teddy also spoke about trying to become an “s*x symbol” out in Hollywood.
Comedian Teddy Ray Age At The Time Of His Death
Teddy Ray, a comedian, had turned 32 in July 2022. Thus, he had celebrated his 32nd birthday days before his death.
Comedian Teddy Ray Net Worth
Comedian Teddy Ray’s career as a comedian helped him amass a total net worth of above $500K.
The Sun reported that Teddy was best known for his appearance on Russell Simmons’ digital comedy stream All Def Digital, being a cast member on MTV’s Wild ‘N Out, and hosting a podcast called The Cali Kickback with Lewis Ray. Throughout his short-lived career, he toured with comedic legends namely Katt Williams and David Spade.
He was named the favorite of celebrities such as Jamie Foxx and T-Pain. Within two years of launching his career, Teddy received an offer for his first TV special on BET. He also performed on Comedy Central Colossal Clusterfest.
Teddy had an IMDB profile that chronicled his TV show gigs. He performed in TV movies and short films such as Over the Hill, Ciaran the Demon Hunter, Major Deal, Funny Fat Guy, Perfectly Single, Off-Fairfax, and a few others. He also performed on TV shows like Add-TV, BSU: Black Student Union, How to Be Broke, Pause with Sam Jay, and a few others.
Teddy also offered Cameo Videos, and paid greetings, to fans. He charged $65.
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Comedian Teddy Ray Family
Comedian Teddy Ray was born to his mother Tammi Pettigrew. On Mother’s Day 2020, he wished his mom, “Happy Mother’s Day to all the beautiful mother’s out there. Thank you for pushing all of our ungrateful asses out. Signed, Tammi’s Boy.” Currently residing in Fresno, California, Tammi is currently 62 years old being born in May 1960.
Teddy lost his father in 2020. He updated losing his dad via an IG post in August 2020. He wrote, “I been from tears to laughter all week thinking about you. I find peace tho that every time we spoke you poured love and wisdom on me. I also find peace knowing that you’re finally at perfect peace. Rest easy Daddy/ The Real Teddy/ Mr. What’s my last name?”.
Teddy’s parents broke up when he was a young kid. His step-father who he keeps in high regard came into his life when he was 9 years old. But, the marriage of his mother and step-dad ended when he turned 19. Nevertheless, his step-dad would often check up on him frequently.
On Father’s Day 2021, Teddy wrote, “I’m not biologically yours but that doesn’t matter cuz we got an understanding deeper than that. Alotta things that made me mad back in the day I grew to understand and appreciate later. Thank you for absolutely everything. S/O to all the dedicated “Step-Dads” Happiest of Fathers Day to y’all too”.
Teddy has a sister named Courtney who got married in October 2019.
About his other family members, his grandmother passed away on Christmas Day 2019.
Comedian Teddy Ray Height
Teddy Ray revealed once on his Twitter that he was 5’9″ in height.
Where Was Comedian Teddy Ray Born?
Teddy Ray is originally from West Los Angeles.
When Was Comedian Teddy Ray Birthday?
Teddy Ray celebrated his birthday on July 30.
What Is Comedian Teddy Ray Real Name?
The real name of Teddy Ray is Theadore Rashaun Brown.