OK, we did some digging and we have learned that Martin actor/comedian Tommy Ford NOT DEAD, Ford is on Life Support post Knee surgery!!!
Flip and get the details on what caused Tommy Ford to be rushed to the hospital…
A couple weeks ago Tommy announced that he was to undergo Knee surgery, CelebNHealth247.com has learned.
All was looking great a couple weeks ago when Tommy wrote:
“I’m having a Knee Replacement surgery this morning. Please keep me in your prayers! Love you all!”
Then a week after his surgery, Tommy took to social media once again to let his followers know that he is doing great and has been released early.
“Hey Family…I thank you all for all your prayers…God heard you!!! My doctor was a little surprised that I was stronger than anticipated for an old fat fart replacing a knee. He said he knew the knee was bad but after opening me up it was much worse than he thought, but God is good! I passed the test and was released a day earlier! I’m in a little pain which is expected after a major surgery but I started therpy this morning and on my way to recovery! Thanks for your prayers and words of encouragement! Love y’all!!!”
Tommy Ford went on to assure fans all is good with a first look at his knee replacement:
“Replacing the knee dressing today. The wound looks good! I can’t wait until the recovering process is over so I can GET BACK TO WORK DAWG!”
Tommy follwed that with another progress report and photo:
“Working really hard in physical therapy! My progress is amazing! Thank you for all of your prayers and words of encouragement! I’m excited about getting back to work!”
Here is where things change up and multiple reports Big Tommy Fords is fighting for his life on Life Support after the 52-year-old went into a state of unconsciousness Wednesday in an Atlanta hospital.
According to his wife, Gina, told TMZ on Sunday Tommy was RUSHED to the hospital after an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen. He is on life support at an Atlanta hospital but doctors are doubtful that he will make it through the day.
Gina, says the family is still praying for him.
What is so sad, is that Tommy had been rehabbing after he had his knee replacement surgery.
Tommy starred in all 5 seasons of “Martin” as the title character’s level-headed best friend, who often played a straight man to Martin’s crazy antics. His TV career also took him to “New York Undercover,” “The Jamie Foxx Show” and “The Parkers.”
In Ford also wrote children’s books that promoted drug-free and violence-free lifestyles.
As for Anthony Anderson tweets?
The Black-ish star was given some miss information and posted that Tommy had passed n Twitter in support of his friend. He’s since deleted the tweet.
Actress Terri J. Vaughn quickly SHUT DOWN Anderson’s misinformed Tweets, saying that Ford is still alive but “not doing well”:
Then writer Ryan Parker of TheHollywoodReporter confirmed that Ford’s agent says he’s still alive:
We hope that Tommy Ford wakes up and survives.