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Tommy Ford Dead - 'Martin' Actor Dies at Age 52

Tommy Ford Dead - 'Martin' Actor Dies at Age 52

Sad news – longtime actor Tommy Ford has passed away at 52 years old.

According to TMZ, he died on Wednesday (October 12) in an Atlanta hospital surrounded by family and friends.

Tommy was reportedly on life support after suffering a ruptured aneurysm in his abdomen over the weekend.

Tommy was best known for his role as Martin Lawrence‘s on the Fox sitcom Martin.

Martin took to Twitter after news broke, writing, “Prayers up for my brother @BigTommyFord and his family.”

Our thoughts go out to Tommy‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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  • Robert

    RIP

  • Multipass

    R.I.P. 🌹

  • shoes4life

    Aww, not even 2 hours ago I read that he was still fighting. God bless him and his family.

  • shoes4life

    Aww, not even 2 hours ago I read that he was still fighting. God bless him and his family.

  • shoes4life

    Aww, not even 2 hours ago I read that he was still fighting. God bless him and his family.

  • http://www.soundcloud.com/cigo8179 eternalfratboy

    2016 officially sucks!!! He did have a job… making us laugh!!! #rip #tommy

  • http://www.soundcloud.com/cigo8179 eternalfratboy

    2016 officially sucks!!! He did have a job… making us laugh!!! #rip #tommy

  • http://www.soundcloud.com/cigo8179 eternalfratboy

    2016 officially sucks!!! He did have a job… making us laugh!!! #rip #tommy

  • http://www.soundcloud.com/cigo8179 eternalfratboy

    2016 officially sucks!!! He did have a job… making us laugh!!! #rip #tommy

  • http://www.soundcloud.com/cigo8179 eternalfratboy

    2016 officially sucks!!! He did have a job… making us laugh!!! #rip #tommy

  • Blanche Elizabeth Devereaux

    He’s best known as being “Martin Lawrence‘s on the Fox sitcom Martin.”

    Idiots, if you can’t write, go get a real job.