Jacky Oh, longtime collaborator of ‘Wild ‘N Out’ star DC Young Fly, has died aged 32. The mother of three – whose real name was Jaclyn Smith – is believed to have died in Miami, sources told TMZ on Thursday. Although the outlet said it didn’t have the full details of Jackie’s death, a now-deleted Instagram post said she was in Florida for a “mom makeover” with a popular surgeon.
TMZ also reported that DC was filming a new episode of the Nick Cannon-created show in Atlanta when it learned of his co-star’s death. Page Six reached out to a DC representative. Contacted, but did not receive an immediate response. Condolences to the comedian and his family flooded social media after the report was released.
“This devastating news about Jackyoh truly breaks my heart. Beautiful family and husband and wife. It’s so sad! Praying for DC’s young fly and her kids,” a heartbroken fan wrote. children… I hope DC Young Fly is surrounded by love and support. RIP MsJackyOh,” added another.
“Endless prayers for DC Young Fly, his children and their families. My God. Life is so fragile. Losing a loved one is devastating. Please God give them strength,” tweeted a third explainer. “I feel so bad for DC Young Fly and her kids. My pain is relieved reading this and she’s so happy with her surgery, I don’t think she needs it, but lives are so fragile,” said another commentator.
Jackie and DC Born John Whitfield, she met in 2015 on the set of the hit MTV comedy, starring Wild ‘N Out Girls. Jacky has since branched out into other ventures, creating a lip gloss line called “J Nove Collection” and becoming a real estate agent in the Atlanta area. The How High 2 actor and Jacky have three children together: daughters Nova and Nala and son Prince, born last year.