Leslie Jordan Reflects On Going Viral On Social Media In 2020 Interview: ‘It’s Almost Overwhelming’

Leslie Jordan won the hearts of many in 2020, when he shared hilarious and uplifting videos on social media during the coronavirus lockdown. The Emmy winner died following a car crash in Hollywood on Monday morning, his rep tells NBC News, but he left a lasting legacy. Although he had a successful acting career, Leslie found a new celebrity status in his 60s. The late comedian went viral in 2020 for his hilariously candid Instagram videos, that brought a smile to fans during a tough time for many in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. Back in 2020 he reflected on his social media success while talking to Mario Lopez, Kit Hoover and Scott Evan’s on Access Daily and explained why he started posting the videos.