The more we say about Tommy Davidson, the lesser it would be. The man who makes us laugh our heart out is indeed a gifted personality. Worldwide known for his exceptional acting in comedy show ‘In Living Color,’ Tommy Davidson has worked hard to reach where he is today. Presently, he is successful and has a staggering net worth, but his journey was not easy. Let’s find out how much is Tommy Davidson’s net worth in 2018.
Born on 10 November 1963, in Greenville, US, Tommy Davidson is an American actor and a well-known comedian. 18 months after his birth, his mother deserted him in a trash, so there is not any information about his original parents. He was found abandoned in a trash, and a lady adopted him. His adoptive parents are Caucasian, and he has two younger siblings from his adoptive parents.
Though Tommy was an adopted boy, he received a good upbringing. When he was 5 years old, his family moved to Maryland where he completed his high school from Bethesda-Chevy Chase High school. Then, he enrolled in University of the District of Colombia but studied only for one semester.
Talking about his personal life, Tommy has been linked with a few girls. First, he dated Iliana Fisher but soon, they separated. Then, he came into the relationship with Arlene Davidson and the couple said to have had tied in the knot.
However, there is not any confirmed information about it. Finally, in 2015, he married his long-time beau, Amanda Moore. The couple has gone through a rough relationship before getting married, but once things got settled down between them, they hitched. Tommy Davidson is the father of two sweet kids.
After being dropped from the University of the District of Columbia, Tommy Davidson banged his head against the wall for a few years in the hunt for a good job. But he couldn’t find the one. Maybe, because destiny has written something else for him. He has got the good acting skills as well as a good sense of humor, so his friends always used to encourage him to try his hands in acting.
Finally, in 1986, he made up his mind and started his career as a standup comedian. His first show was at Penthouse Strip Club in Washington. For next one year, he performed in many local clubs and grabbed a bit attention from people. The turning point came for him in 1987 when he participated in Apollo Theater and also bagged the award of ‘amateur standup comedian.’
This short-termed fame opened the door for him, and he moved to California where he ended up sharing the same building with Martin Lawrence who helped him launch his career. After some years, he appeared in the comedy show ‘In Living Color’ and thereafter, he didn’t need to introduce himself anymore. Another big came for him when he appeared in the animated sitcom ‘The Proud Family.’ In his entire career, he released a few his own comedy performance tapes and also worked with several great artists in many films.
Awards & Achievements
Other than ‘Amateur standup comedian,’ Tommy Davidson won TV Land Groundbreaking Show Award for the show ‘In Living Color.’ He also won ‘Black Reel Award’ nomination.
Net worth of Tommy Davidson
Tommy Davidson is a popular comedian and an average actor. As an actor, he couldn’t gain much success so that the laughter king couldn’t amass a huge net worth like any other Hollywood actors. Still, he boasts a sizeable net worth. As of today, Tommy is estimated to have a decent net worth of $2.5 million. The actor has mainly earned this amount through the comedy shows and the films. Other than his acting career, he also owns a clothing line which definitely adds up a significant share in his net worth.
The man, who is a so-called abandoned boy, is filling people’s lives with happiness. This man certainly deserves a bow. His journey from an abandoned boy to the one best standup comedians of Hollywood is the seal mark of his indomitable talents.