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Tommy Davidson

Tommy Davidson (born November 10, 1963) is an American comedian, film and television actor. Born in Washington, D.C., Davidson was adopted when he was 2-years-old. He was a child of an interracial adoption; his parents are Caucasian and he is African-American. He attended high school at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, in Bethesda, Maryland. After graduating, he enrolled at the University of the District of Columbia, but dropped out shortly thereafter. Davidson started his career as a stand-up comedian in the mid 1980s, performing in various comedy clubs throughout the Washington Metropolitan region, Baltimore and Philadelphia. His first major exposure came on the variety show In Living Color, where he played various characters, including his impersonations of Sammy Davis, Jr. and Sugar Ray Leonard, and child victim of Homey D. Clown. In 1991, he released Illin in Philly, a VHS tape of a stand-up performance, which was aired regularly on Comedy Central in the 1990s, and "On The Strength", another stand-up performance, this time filmed in New York City. He has also appeared in the films Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls, Strictly Business, Booty Call and Juwanna Mann. Davidson

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Tommy's New (Old) Ride

Tommy's New (Old) Ride

Actor Tommy Davidson has a whole new ride. On Tuesday, Davidson was unable to make a clean getaway from L.A. hot spot Shag due to a BMW that wouldn't start. Last night at Mood, Davidson made some… READ MORE >

Tommy's Tough Start

Tommy's Tough Start

Tommy Davidson, star of 'Juwanna Mann', 'Booty Call' and 'Bamboozled,' ran into trouble the other night at L.A. hot spot Shag. He and his beautiful blonde date hopped into his BMW and prepared to… READ MORE >

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