Alexander Devore Avant: All You Need To Know About Clarence Avant’s Son

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Alexander Devore Avant: All You Need To Know About Clarence Avant’s Son
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Alexander Devore Avant is the son of the American music executive, entrepreneur, and film producer Clarence Avant. His father, also recognized as The Black Godfather is best known for his work in The Color Purple (1985), Jason’s Lyric (1994), and Deliver Us from Evil (1975).

Besides his identity as a celebrity son, Alexander himself works as an entertainment executive. Further, Avant has also ventured into the acting and production field. Well, apart from his professional life, is Alexander Devore Avant married to his wife?

Read the below piece of article to know in detail about the personal and professional life of Clarence Avant’s son Alexander.

Alexander Devore Avant Was Born In 1971; His Early Life

Alexander was born to his father Clarence Avant and his mother Jacqueline ‘Alberta Gray’ Avant on August 3, 1971, in the United States of America. He is now 51 years of age.  His birth name is Alexander Du Bois Avant.

Alexander Devore Avant is currently 51 years old
Baby Alexander Devore Avant with his mom. Source: His Instagram

On the other hand, his famous father is a North Carolina native born on February 25, 1931, as the oldest of eight children of his parents. His dad Alexander, 91 attended Dudley High School in Greensboro and then moved to New Jersey as a teenager and started his career in the music business.

Alexander Siblings

The celebrity son is not the only child of his parents. He has an older sister Nicole Avant who was born on March 6, 1968, on their mother Jacqueline’s 28th birthday.

As of today, Alex’s sister is 54 years old and has been the United States Ambassador to the Bahamas for almost 2 years. She is also a film producer. As of now, Nicole is married to the Co-Chief Executive officer for Netflix, Ted Sarandos.

Alexander Devore Avant’s Mom Was Shot And Killed In Her Residence

Alexander’s mother Jacqueline, a philanthropist died in her 80s in the invasion. She was found fatally shot in her residence in Beverly Hills, California. With the shot wound, Avent’s beloved mom was taken to the hospital, but due to the fatal injury, Jacqueline couldn’t survive and died on December 1, 2021.

Alexander Devore Avant mom was killed in December 2021
Alexander Devore Avant’s late mom. Source: His Instagram

Talking about Jacquline’s murder, police Chief Mark Stainbrook said that the purpose behind the attack is not known. He said,

“Someone went into the home, Nothing was stolen from the house, and no one else was injured. “I don’t think it’s a random attack but I can’t speculate on that.”

Two days after her death, Aariel Maynor, 30, as a suspect was arrested. He was later found guilty after he gave a statement that he killed the 81-year-old former model and Alex’s momma by using a long-barrel pistol. The killer then was sentenced to prison for 190 years.

Alexander Was Close to His Mom; Is Grateful To His Father As Well

The celebrity son was absolutely close to his late mom. After her tragic death, Alex expressed his deep emotions for his mom on his Instagram. By sharing his childhood photo with his mom, he captioned,

Missing my (favorite) Valentine!!! Love you so much Mommy ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

On the next post, on his mother’s 82nd birthday, Avant wrote

Happy 82nd birthday Mom, miss you beyond words.💔You’re spirit is felt 24/7 with Dad, Nicole and me. You’re beautiful vibration sent waves everywhere

As much as he adored his mom, he has an equal amount of respect and love for his father as well. Alex keeps sharing his moments with his dad on his social media account.

Alexander Devore Avant Is An Entertainment Executive

As per the info provided on his Twitter account, Avant is an entertainment executive. He is reported to be the executive at the talent agency Creative Artist Agency in Los Angeles.

Alexander Devore Avant is a executive entertainment
Alexander Devore Avant

Further, Clarence Avant’s son Alexander is also an actor known for his performances in the 2012 horror movie Forty Bold in Gallowwalkers. He likewise co-produced a 2015 movie The Perfect Match starring Lauren London, Terrence J, Cassie Ventura, and others.

Is Alexander Devore Avant Married? Who Is His Wife?

In the media, there is no information available regarding Alexander Devore Avant’s marital life. Though he is active on social media accounts, Alexander keeps his personal affairs out of media access. To date, neither Alexander has talked about his girlfriend or his wife.

In addition, he just considers two women as vital beings in his life, his mom and sister. So, looking at this, the Perfect Match producer probably is not married yet. But, there’s a possibility for a 51-year-old man to be in a relationship too.

Does Alexander Have Any Children?

Regarding his kids, Alexander Devore who is in his early 50s doesn’t have his biological children yet. Instead, he has his goddaughter named Stephen Kennedy who is a rising singer. Alex Avent shares a good bonding with his godchild and he often shares special moments on his social media account.

Alexander Devore Avant doesn't have any biological children
Alexander Devore Avant with his goddaughter. Source: His Instagram

On her 21st birthday, Alexander wrote,

WOW WOW WOW, I can’t believe it. HAPPY (21st) BIRTHDAY to this singing angel,🎶 🎶🎶 my client, god daughter @kennedystephens

He further wrote,

I’ve been in your life since you were just shy of turning 11th old. I’m so happy for you. Kennedy Stephens, your future is so bright. ENJOY this special day, love ya kiddo!!!

Moreover, Avant also considers two small girls Jah’miya and Chloe as his goddaughters.

Avant Is Active On Social Media Handles

The entertainment executive Alexander is hugely active on Instagram with 22.7k followers. On his Insta account, Avant keeps sharing his moments, especially with his parents and famous personalities who work in Hollywood. Further, he is also on Facebook.

Likewise, Alexander has an account on Twitter with 936 followers.

What Is Alexander Devore Avant’s Net Worth?

Alexander is reported to have a net worth of $2 million as of 2023. Meanwhile, his legendary musician dad Clarence Avant has an estimated fortune of $50 million.

At present, Avant resides in Los Angeles, California.

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