|Here is Yvette Wilson and theÂ castÂ of Moesha Â photoÂ creditThe Grio|
According toÂ People,
ComedianÂ YvetteWilson, who had been battling stage 4Â cervical cancerÂ andÂ kidney disease, died Thursday, reportsÂ NewsOne.comÂ and other news outlets. She was 48.Â WilsonÂ was best known as Andell Wilkerson on UPN'sMoeshaÂ and its spinoff,The Parkers. In addition, she appeared in the moviesÂ HouseÂ Party 2,Â HouseÂ Party 3andÂ Friday.Â
Wilson'sÂ MoeshaÂ costar Shar JacksonTweetedÂ Thursday evening: "I wanna thank all my tweeties for their prayers but god has chosen to take my sisterYvetteÂ home."Â
According to NewsOne,Â Wilsonwent to California's San Jose StateÂ UniversityÂ and became a regular on Russell Simmon'sÂ Def Comedy Jam.. Her big break came in 1993, on the short-lived ABC sitcomÂ Thea, which, like the laterÂ Moesha, also starred Brandy Norwood.