Where as some trusting fans believed the post, others were immediately skeptical of the report, perhaps learning their lesson from the huge amount of fake death reports emerging about celebrities over recent months. Some pointed out that the news had not been carried on any major American network, indicating that it was a fake report, as the death of an actor of Gary Dourdan's stature would be major news across networks.
A conducted for the Celebrity Post shows that a large majority (82%) of respondents think those Gary Dourdan death rumors are not funny anymore.
Gary Dourdan is an actor who has been on our screens for decades. The star joined the second season of in 2015, but he got his start playing Shazza Zulu on . He also had a recurring role on the Showtime series and is known by many for his role as Warrick Brown on . Aside from television, Dourdan is also a film star, having starred alongside Halle Berry as her love interest in . He has also dabbled in modeling and music, playing Janet Jackson’s love interest in her music video for her 1993 hit “Again” and singing beside Macy Gray at the 2005 Emmy Awards.
"CSI" star Gary Dourdan was arrested by California cops in April 2008 and charged with possession of cocaine, heroin, and Ecstasy. According to Palm Springs police, the 41-year-old actor was found passed out behind the wheel of his car at around 5 AM and appeared disoriented and possibly under the influence of either alcohol or drugs when awoken. After a search turned up the drugs, Dourdan was booked into the local jail, where he posed for a mug shot and was later released after posting $5000 bail.