Minkus – Chanel West Coast – Same Person, Meme, Nerd

Stuart Minkus was the nerd on Boy Meets World.  The character was portrayed by actor, Lee Norris.  Chanel West Coast is a singer, rapper and actor who appears on Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory and Ridiculousness.  The meme below shows that many people believe that Minkus transformed into Chanel West Coast.  The rumor is false.  Minkus and Chanel West Coast are not the same person.

Child Stars All Grown Up

The rumor that Minkus transformed into Chanel West Coast arose because of Internet advertisements that showed child stars all grown up.  Instead of using before and after pics of actual celebrities, the ads use a pic of Minkus and Chanel.  Now the Internet is convinced that Lee Norris transformed into Chanel West Coast.

Stuart Minkus Chanel West Coast Meme
Stuart Minkus Chanel West Coast Meme

Lee Norris plays Todd on The Walking Dead

Lee Norris’ acting career didn’t end with his role as Minkus on Boy Meets World.  Norris played Todd in season 8 of The Walking Dead.  He made his first appearance on the series in episode 2 of season 8, “The Damned.” Todd is a survivor of the outbreak and a member of the Saviors.  In episode 3 of season 8, “Monsters” Todd is killed by Daryl Dixon.
Lee Norris The Walking Dead
Lee Norris The Walking Dead

Chanel West Coast’s “Nobody” video

Lee Norris isn’t the only person making money moves.  Chanel West Coast recently released a video for her new song “Nobody.” Check it out below.  Chanel has been busy with reality TV lately so it’s great to see that she’s still making time for her music career.
In Chanel’s recent appearance on Love and Hip Hop Hollywood she was seen working with producer Safaree Samuels, Nicki Minaj’s ex-boyfriend.  She also got into a fight with Hazel-E.

What do you think about the rumor that Chanel West Coast is Minkus from Boy Meets World? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.

By Jason John

Jason John is based in Maryland and covers Empire BBK’s News and Entertainment. He was previously a producer for the mobile site, helping to present Empire BBK’s news report to readers. More