Unfortunate news for fans of hit show Martin, Tommy Ford who played the character Tommy on the show has reportedly passed away. Last week on his Instagram the actor shared with fans of knee complications and surgeries but it appears that his visit to the hospital was a bit more serious than what appeared. Sources are saying that Ford was dealing with internal complications, collapsed kidneys, and more. He was 52. Other roles for Ford also included roles in New York Undercover, Who’s Got Jokes, The Jamie Foxx Show, The Parkers, and few other sitcoms. Currently awaiting a statement from his family.
UPDATE: Since first reporting, several entertainers have come forward. It appears that Tommy is currently still alive but is on life support. TMZ has even got wind of news and have reported that Ford’s wife confirms that the actor is fighting for his life. Actress Terri J. Vaughn who is a friend of Ford and has worked with him in previous projects; took to her Twitter to clarify the current news. Keep you updated on more of this story.
UPDATE: At 2PM PST, TMZ has confirmed that Tommy Ford has passed at the age of 52 due to complications from an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen.