List 10 facts about the late Sam Sarpong

Model and TV host, Sam Sarpong reportedly died in Southern California after leaping off a bridge on Monday

  • Published:
Sam Sarpong at BET Awards play

Sam Sarpong at BET Awards

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Model and TV host, Sam Sarpong reportedly died in Southern California after leaping off a bridge on Monday October 26, 2015 in Pasadena.

In 2006, MTV cast him as one of its co-hosts for “Yo Momma.” play

In 2006, MTV cast him as one of its co-hosts for “Yo Momma.”

 

Here are 10 facts about him:

  1. Sam Sarpong was a British-American Hollywood actor

  2. His first on-screen role came in an episode of Claire Danes’ “My So-Called Life” in 1994

  3. In 2006, MTV cast him as one of its co-hosts for “Yo Momma.”

  4. Sam was the first black male model to do a Louis Vuitton editorial campaign.

  5. Jude Sarpong, his young sister is a broadcaster who has worked with BBC and MTV

  6. He was a member of a music group ‘The League’

  7. He modelled for Tommy Hilfiger, Gucci, Versace and other fashion brands

  8. He had numerous television roles including Cold Case, Boston Public and Everybody Hates Chris.

  9. He was selected as one of US Weekly’s ‘Hot 100’ at the Young Hollywood Awards in 2007.

  10. He was featured in a 10’ work of art by artiste Toni Scott in 2009

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Photos & Videos 18 times John Dumelo’s wife was ‘all over the place’bullet
2 Photos John Dumelo and his dad stole our heart with these photosbullet
3 Best dressed KKD names his top 5 most fashionable female celebritiesbullet
4 Moesha Boduong Actress drops racy photo, says "I don't crave...bullet
5 Video Afia Schwarzenegger says Delay forced her to dump white...bullet
6 18+ Photos Christabel Ekeh releases more nude photos, admits...bullet
7 Mercy Johnson Actress loses mumbullet
8 Revealed Here's why Stonebwoy and Samini don't discuss...bullet
9 Photos Moesha Boduong is taking care of needy kids after...bullet
10 Oops! Here is why Nana Aba Anamoah blasted a fan on...bullet

Top Videos

1 Actress Nayas reveals why she stormed Adom FM to beat Ernest Opokubullet
2 Hilarious Archipalago mocks Shatta Wale over his ‘eczema’bullet
3 Video Rev. Josh Laryea opens up on alleged sexual misconductbullet
4 Afia Schwarzenegger Actor accuses Delay of sending him to several...bullet
5 VIDEO Castro is alivebullet
6 Actress Nana Ama McBrown wants Ghanaians to stop talking about...bullet
7 New Mansion If Nana Ama McBrown joins Zylofon, her demands...bullet
8 Video Bisa Kdei arrested in USA for trespassingbullet
9 Alizee Nigerian singer allegedly murdered by her Danish...bullet
10 Video Nana Ama McBrown puts her 3.6b cedis Range Rover...bullet

Celebrities