Tom Sizemore is a 56 year old American actor and producer, who has been associated with both the film and the television industries. He is widely recognised for his acclaimed supporting roles in movies, like ‘Black Hawk Down’ and ‘Pearl Harbor’. Read further to know more about Tom Sizemore and his Net worth in 2019!
Tom Edward Sizemore Jr., commonly known as Tom Sizemore, was born on the 29th of November 1961 in Detroit, Michigan to Judith (member of the Detroit Ombudsman) and Thomas Edward Sizemore Sr. (lawyer and philosophy professor). The whole family was Roman Catholic. He has French and Native American ancestry. Tom went to Utica High School (to complete his 9th), Austin Catholic Preparatory (for 10th and 11th) and Bishop Gallagher (for his 12th).
He then went on to attend the Michigan State University and the Wayne State University before eventually completing his masters in Theatre from the Temple University. In order to realise his passion for acting, he shifted to New York City. From the early age of 15, Tom was under the influence of drugs and was highly addicted. He got married to Maeve Quinlan, a Hollywood actress, in 1996. They soon got divorced in the year 1999 because of Tom’s involvement with drugs. He has even been accused and charged for assault and abuse against one of his ex-girlfriends, Heidi Fleiss under the effect of drugs. He was sent to complete 7 months in jail and was even subjected to 4 months of drug control treatment after he constantly failed drug tests, while on probation. In July of 2005, Tom had twins with Janelle McIntire named Jagger and Jayden.
Tom Sizemore has essayed many integral side roles in movies, like ‘Born on the fourth of July’, ‘Harley Davidson and Marlboro Man’, ‘Strange Days’, ‘True Romance’, ‘Red Planet’, ‘Passanger 57’, ‘Natural Born Killers’, ‘Saving Private Ryan’, ‘Pearl Harbor’, ‘Heat’, ‘Black Hawk Down’ etc. He has also lent his voice to the video game character Sonny Forelli in ‘Grand Theft Auto: Vice City’. In 2010, while he was in rehabilitation due to drug abuse, Tom Sizemore was covered as a patient-cum-cast member on the third season of VH1s reality TV series ‘Celebrity Rehab’.
He appeared together on the show with his ex-girlfriend Heidi Fleiss, as she was also the part of the series and thankfully, the scenario wasn’t strained. As far as TV shows go, he was recently been a part of ‘Twin Peaks’ (2017), a revival television series in which he played the role of Anthony Sinclair. Lately, he has been involved in a lot of controversies. In February 2017, he was convicted for a case of domestic violence against his girlfriend. Again in November 2017, ‘The Hollywood Reporter’ revealed that Tom Sizemore was accused of sexually assaulting an 11 year old artist on the sets of ‘Born Killers’.
Awards and Achievements
• Won Online Film Critics Society Award: Best Ensemble Cast Performance- for his role in the movie ‘Saving Private Ryan’ (1998).
• Nominated for Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture- for his role in ‘Saving Private Ryan’ (1998).
• Nominated for Golden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture – Drama- for his role in ‘Saving Private Ryan (1998).
• Nominated for Phoenix Film Critics Society Award – Best Acting Ensemble- for his role in the movie ‘Black Hawk Down’ (2001)
• Nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film- for his role in the TV series ‘Witness Protection’ (1999).
Net Worth of Tom Sizemore
Tom Sizemore, has a net worth equivalent to $4.5 million. His fortune is the result of his active acting career.
Tom Sizemore is a celeb surrounded with controversies. Even though his personal life is not very idealistic, his acting career has surely been a shining one for him, be it on the big screen or on television and his consistent work in the acting industry has resulted in his considerable net worth.