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Tommy Davidson Biography

Birth Place:
Mississippi, United States
Actor, comedian

Fast Facts

  • Adopted by a social worker in Mississippi when he less than 2 years old
  • Began his entertainment career as a stand-up comedian in Washington, D
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  • Gained notoriety in the early '90s for his adept impersonations of celebrities like Sugar Ray Leonard and Sammy Davis Jr
  • Made his feature-film debut opposite Halle Berry in the 1991 movie Strictly Business
  • Honored in 2012, along with his In Living Color castmates, with the Groundbreaking Award at the TV Land Awards 10th Anniversary ceremony



    • Michael Davidson -- Brother
    • Barbara Davidson -- Mother
    • Beryle -- Sister
    • Isaiah -- Son