Louie was born in 1953 in Saint Thompson Parish, Jamaica. His birth name is Leonard Ford. He is a Dance hall reggae artist and an actor. He was nicknamed ‘The Original Don Dada’ as he played many gangsta roles in his movies.
He died at 66 in a car accident on September 30, 2019 in Ontario Canada on Highway 89 that involved a truck and a personal car. The police said that Louie died on the spot but the truck driver did not sustain any injuries.
Louie Rankin Career Details
Louie released reggae music but was widely known for his Grammy inning release called ‘Typewriter’. It was a single that as released in 1992. Some of songs are ‘The Muscle’, ‘The Sting’ and ‘Poison’.
He also acted in movies featuring DMX and Nas. He starred in ‘Belly’, ‘Shottas’ and ‘We Run These Streets’.
Louie Rankin Net Worth At Death
He had a net worth of a total of $400,000 as of his death in September 30. He was a member of the Screen Actors Guild.
Louie Rankin Dating History And Marriage Details
Louie was married to Jewlz also known as Julie Skyes on 1989. She was his executive assistant for three decades in his career. She is known as a celebrity hostess, a promoter, a screenwriter, an aspiring baker and an executive assistant. Out of his seven children he had three of them with his wife Jewlz. Jewlz released the news of his death on social media.