Ian Alexander Jr (Regina King’s Son) Bio, Age, Height, Partner, Net Worth

Ian Alexander Jr.

Ian Alexander Jr. Biography

Ian Alexander Jr was an American Musician and DJ best known as the son of American actress Regina King. He performed under the name “Desdune”. Alexander who was Regina King’s only child sadly passed away on January 21, 2021, at the age of 26. He reportedly died by suicide.

Regina released a statement through her representative. It said, “Our family is devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian. He is such a bright light who cared so deeply about the happiness of others. Our family asks for respectful consideration during this private time.”


The late Ian Alexander was born on January 19, 1996, in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. He was 26 years old at the time of his death.


The late musician was 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters) tall. He weighed about 70 Kgs (154 lbs). His hair color was black and so were his eyes. Further details about his body measurements are not available.

Ian Alexander Jr Regina King

Alexander was born in Cincinnati, Ohio to his parents Regina King and Ian Alexander Sr. Regina King is an American actress, director, and recipient of multiple awards including an Academy Award, four Primetime Emmy Awards, and a Golden Globe Award. Ian Alexander Sr was a record producer and the former vice president at Warner Bros. The two were married for about 10 years from 1997 to 2007.

Ian Alexander Jr. with his mother
Ian Alexander Jr. with his mother

Regina shared a very close bond with her late son. She revealed that in 2017, the two got matching tattoos. On her 50th birthday, Alexander wrote a beautiful message to his mother on his Instagram account. The message said, “To be able to watch you take this lifetime by its neck and make it yours is something I will forever be grateful for. But to have you as my mother is the greatest gift I could ask for.”


Ian was not married and neither did he seem to be in a relationship. He lived a quiet low-key life therefore, not much is known about his dating history.  The late Alexander preferred to live a very private life even though he was born to celebrity parents; actress Regina King and Ian Alexander Sr.

Net Worth

At the time of his death, Alexander had an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. He had earned his wealth from his career as a musician and Dj.