Was Paul Mooney gay? The godfather of comedy dies at the age of 79. Get to know his wife and children.
One of the greatest comedians of the 80s and 90s, Paul Mooney has passed away suffering from a heart attack. As confirmed by his family, he met his demise on May 19. The comedian was 79 years old.
Moreover, Paul Mooney was accused of molesting Richard Pryor Jr. in 2019. That gave rise to rumors that he was actually gay. Richard Pryor was a legendary stand-up comedian and producer as well.
Was Paul Mooney gay? His sexuality explored
Paul Mooney was around gay rumors and allegations. However, Mooney was not gay.
Even though the comedian never really commented on such rumors, his sons made sure that their father was defended. Speaking in an interview, they said that Paul wasn’t gay.
On the other hand, his sons also made a statement saying that it wouldn’t matter even if he was gay. So, nothing had really been confirmed then.
Mooney was accused of molesting sexually by Richard Pryor’s son. Sources say that Pryor put out a hit on him of around $1 million as well.
— philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) May 19, 2021
Paul Mooney Wife And Children: Everything about his family
Paul Mooney was once married to his wife, Yvonne Mooney. But the couple had already divorced.
Talking about his family, Paul had four children with his ex-wife. They are Dwayne, Symeon, Daryl, and Shane Mooney. His children were alongside him when he took his last breath.
We forward our heartfelt condolences to his family and loved ones.
Thank you all from the bottom of all of our hearts …you’re all are the best!…… Mooney World .. The Godfather of Comedy – ONE MOON MANY STARS! .. To all in love with this great man.. many thanks🙏🏾
— Paul Mooney (@PaulEalyMooney) May 19, 2021
Paul Mooney Obituary And Cause of Death
Paul Mooney has received an obituary from people all around the world.
The comedian-actor died because of a heart attack. He was 79 years old and had a career that lasted for more than 60 years.
Even though he is gone, he will always be remembered for putting a smile on people’s faces. May his departed soul rest in peace.