Throughout his long career in Hollywood, Tom Sizemore has starred in many movies and television shows. He is currently considered as one of the most popular and highest paid actors in the world. His net worth is estimated to be around $3 million. He has also made a good amount of money through sponsorships and endorsements. However, he has also fought legal battles over the years. Some of these legal entanglements have caused a huge impact on his personal life and his professional acting career.
Tom Sizemore was born on November 29, 1961 in Detroit, Michigan. He was raised as a Roman Catholic and has Native American and French ancestry. His father was a lawyer and philosophy professor. His mother was a member of the city of Detroit ombudsman staff. He completed a Master’s degree in theater from Temple University. After his graduation, he moved to New York to pursue an acting career. His first movie appearance was in Oliver Stone’s Born on the Fourth of July (1989). Several other films appeared during the 1980s and 1990s. During this time, he appeared on various action and comedy films.
Sizemore’s career took a turn when he became involved with drugs and a variety of other legal issues. He started to suffer from a drug addiction at the age of fifteen. Eventually, he had to go through an intervention staged by actor Robert De Niro. After this, he was sent to a drug treatment center for four months. This incident led to him being charged with possession of a controlled substance. He was also accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl. He denied this claim. His life was further messed up when a sex tape was leaked. He then went through a period of humility. After this, he was dropped by his talent agency CAA. Luckily, he managed to get repped by a boutique firm, Pantheon.
After his divorce with his first wife, Maeve Quinlan, he dated actress Juliette Lewis. They were dating for two years. They broke up after a few months. After this, Sizemore started dating Heidi Floss. The pair had two children together, a son and a daughter. They separated in 1999.
Sizemore also starred in a number of other films, including the drama film Love Is Like That (1993) with Pamela Gidley. He played the role of Vincent D’Agosta in The Relic (1997). He later appeared in the film The Flyboys (2008). He also appeared in the TV movie Witness Protection as Bobby Barton. He voiced a character in the game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. He then appeared in the feature film Exit Strategy (2011). His appearances in this film made him an important player in the film industry.
He has been nominated for a number of awards, including the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture and the Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Ensemble Cast Performance. He is also a producer for his own films.