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David Eason Wiki: Age, Job, Cancer, MTV, Fired, Tweet, Wife, Family

Published On: 22 Feb, 2018

David Eason Wiki: Age, Job, Cancer, MTV, Fired, Tweet, Wife, Family

Life is filled with uncertainties; a minute before you are a reality star and set to star in MTV’s show ‘Teen Mom 2’ and the next you know is a person who is battling hatred tweets and is fired. But the infamous star David Eason has himself to blame for. Known as the husband of Jenelle Evans became the online culprit when he tweeted a homophobic tweet on 19th February 2018 and enraged thousands of people of LGBTQ community in the process.

Homophobic Tweets Causes Public Rage!

In the world of social media, things can fall out quickly, and the David Eason is the recent star to feel the rage of the Twitter user. It all started when MTV star responded to a Twitter user by an alleged homophobic tweet on 19th February 2018.


Screenshot of deleted homophobic tweet by David on 19th February 2018 (Photo: Twitter)

Several Twitter user then backfired at David for his insensitive thoughts. However, he didn’t stop there as he retweeted to a Twitter user who asked him if he would teach his children to hate gay and transgender people by saying:

"No, I’m going to teach them not to associate with them or be that way, If you lay down with dogs you get up with fleas."

Now his tweets have been taken down, and he has deactivated his Twitter account but that didn’t prevent him from the eventual calamity.

MTV Fires David After A Quick Response:

After his recent social media activity, a petition was created which demanded the firing of David and his wife Jenelle Evans from the 'Teen Mom 2' and had more than 8000 signatures. MTV was quick to respond and fired David on 20th February 2018.

MTV then released a statement to People on 20th February 2018 which states:

“David Eason's personal comments do not reflect the views of MTV, With six weeks left of production on Teen Mom 2, effective immediately, we are ending our relationship with him.”

Jenelle Defends!

Ever since the hectic Twitter battle, every eye was on the David wife’s Jenelle and how would she take this matters. As it turns out Jenelle, who married David in September 2017, stands beside her partner and said that they don’t hate people of LGBTQ community.

While talking to TMZ, she said that David doesn’t hate LGBT community as his old manager was gay and used to be the close friends. However, she capped her conversation by apologizing for the comments made her husband.

David had a previous relationship before marriage with Jenelle and has two kids, a son named Kaden David and a daughter named Maryssa Rose.

Before he took wedding vows with Jenelle, he welcomed a daughter, Ensley Jolie in January 2017.

David Battled Cancer:

In December 2017, Jenelle shocked the fans when she revealed that her husband had cancer. The reality star who kept the news secret for so long said that she wanted to protect the privacy of her husband.

She also mentioned that David had gone through thyroidectomy and radiation therapy.

David’s Job Before Fame:

David was a lesser known man before his relationship with reality star Jenelle; he had a job as a pipe welder. Some reports claim that he had a criminal history and was sentenced to probation after being offended for ‘Possession of drug paraphernalia.’

He met Jenelle on Tinder, and the rest is history. After his relationship surfaced in the media, he quickly became a star overnight and even acted as a manager of Jenelle.  

Short Bio And Family:

As per wiki sources, he was born as American on 23 June 1998 which adds up his age to 29. The reality star, who stands at a tall height of around 6 feet, maintains ribbed physique. He belongs to white ethnicity.

Nothing much is known about his family, but he has a sister Jessica Eason Miller. In December 2017 her conversation was leaked online where she mentioned Jenelle Evans of being a slut and alleged that she took ‘Uncle David’ away from her family.