"In Living Color" Star, Tommy Davidson says his biological mother tried to kill him when he was a baby. "I was abandoned in the trashcan, and my Mom found me and raised me," Davidson says about how he got adopted by a white family.
His (adopted) mother just so happened to be walking by that trash pile at the right time and saw his tiny foot sticking out and quickly got him to the hospital. Davidson, 56, writes in his upcoming memoir, “Living in Color” that he had no idea who his birth mother, Tommie Gene, was or if she was even alive until he was nearly 33 when his adoptive mother… Davidson began his professional career in 1984. Between 2011 and 2013, Davis did not make any public appearances in the media.
And if this story of abandonment and adoption brought you close to tears, please SHARE on Facebook for everyone to see! She is white. Jada Pinkett Smith welcomed her friend Tommy Davidson to the red table on Monday — for a difficult discussion about surviving addiction, as well as how Smith’s mother helped save his life. Davidson, 56, writes in his upcoming memoir, “Living in Color” that he had no idea who his birth mother, Tommie Gene, was or if she was even alive until he was nearly 33 when his adoptive mother, who worked at HUD, tracked her down and made contact without checking with the comic first. The moment “led from our conversation to finally meeting my real mom,” Davidson told her and her cohost and mom Adrienne Banfield-Norris. Find high-quality Amanda Moore Wife Of Tommy Davidson stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images.
The call came when he was on set of “Woo” opposite Jada Pinkett Smith. Tommy Davidson was born Thomas Davidson on November 10, 1963, and is currently 55 years old.
He is of American nationality and belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity. Tommy Davidson’s adopted mother who saved his life, Barbara Davidson Tommy revealed that when he was a baby his birth mother dumped him in a pile of trash, like he was just a load of garbage and left him for dead. Davidson scored big with reviewers and audiences, alike, opposite Comedian Tommy Davidson (In Living Color) was left in the trash when 18 months old until his adoptive mother rescued him.
Tommy stars - along with 80 other star stand-ups - in I Am Comic (2010), opposite Tim Allen, Lewis Black, Sarah Silverman, Carlos Mencia, Jeff Foxworthy and Kathy Griffin. The film, which premiered on Showtime, is one of Netflix's surefire hits, enjoying a continual surge as a favorite with consumers.
Davidson, 56, writes in his upcoming memoir, “Dwelling in Coloration” that he had no thought who his birth mother, Tommie Gene, was or if she was even alive till he was almost 33 when his adoptive mother, who labored at HUD, tracked her down and made contact with … After divorcing the first wife Arlene Davidson, he got married to Amanda Moore and has two children. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else. Tommy Davidson's net worth is $2 million. From 2005 to 2011, Davis was head of external affairs and the chief spokesperson of the Church of Scientology International and Senior Vice President at the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre International from the early 1990s. Check out the video below to hear more about Tommy Davidson’s remarkable life. Thomas William "Tommy" Davis (born August 18, 1972) is an American financial executive.