Tommy Ford

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name: Tommy Ford
Real Name/Full Name: Thomas Mikal Ford
Gender: Male
Age: 57 years old birth
Birth Date: 5 September 1964
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.93 m
Weight: 95 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Gina Sasso (m. 1997–2014)
Children: Yes (Thomas Ford, Madison Ford)
Profession: American actor and comedian
Net Worth in 2022: $2 million
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American actor, comedian, and film producer Tommy Ford passed away in 2004. His performance in the sitcom “The Parkers” made him famous.


Thomas Mikal Ford is credited with popularizing the name “Tommy Ford.” On June 15, 1964, he was born in Yonkers, New York. His mother worked as a school secretary, and his father was a pipefitter. His upbringing was in California. Tommy graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor’s degree.

Tommy Ford with his kids(Source: Heavy)

When he was younger, he aspired to be a preacher, but he later took theatrical courses and started acting in school plays. He decides to pursue a profession as an actor because it piques his interest in the field. He makes countless TV and movie appearances, and some of his major film roles have helped him gain notoriety in the entertainment world.

Height & Weight

As of 2022, Tommy Ford, who was born on September 5, 1964, will be 57 years old. He stands 1.93 meters tall and weighs 95 kilograms.

Relationship Status

Tommy Ford with his ex-wife(Source: Webofbio)

Tommy wed “Gina Marie Sasso” in 1997. The couple split in 2014, although she owns a business in the sales and marketing sector. Thomas Ford and Madison Ford are their two kids. Thomas passed away from the rupture of an abdominal aneurysm on October 12, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia. When he passed away, he was only 52 years old. His wife, albeit separated from him, gave him excellent support in his last days.

Professional Life

When Thomas Ford was just 21 years old, his career officially got underway in 1989. It was his debut television program, “Harlem Nights.” Later, in 1990, he had an appearance in the TV program “across the track.” He had an appearance as “Tommy” in the enduring television series Martin in 1992. Thomas recurred as Malcolm Barker in the series “New York Undercover” in 1997 and 1998. Mel Parker from the TV show The Parkers was his most well-known character. Two years will pass during the run of this play.

In 1999, he made an appearance on “The Jamie Foxx Show” as Marcus. After a protracted sabbatical, Tommy made his appearance as the “Pope of Comedy” on the popular television program “Who’s Got Jokes?” in 2006. Thomas shows off his comedic skills in this part as well. Let’s Stay Together, his second television program, launched in 2011. He has had appearances in a few films in addition to TV series. He is most recognized for his roles in the movies Love or Money, 4Play, and Highway.

At Mamu’s Feet, Breeze, Beat Street Resurrection, Pantherless, and Conflict of Interest are just a few of the movies Thomas produced. He is also the author of the nonviolence and healthy living book Be Still and Know and Stop the Violence!

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  • For his performance in the comedy series Martine, Tommy was nominated in 1996 for an NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Supporting Actor.”
  • Thomas Mikal Ford was referred to as “The Pope of Comedy” for his outstanding performance as a comic.

Net worth & Source of Income

As of July 2022, Tommy Ford has a $2 million net worth. He primarily earned money by appearing in several TV series and films. Tommy has over eighty TV and film roles, which has increased his net worth significantly. He also made a lot of money through producing movies. Tommy has also published a few novels, which has greatly boosted his net worth.

Tommy Ford was an accomplished writer, comedian, producer, and well-known actor. He became well-known as a consequence of his excellent performances in movies and television shows. His professional success is impressive, and the amazing work he produced will keep him in people’s hearts forever.

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