Report: Thomas Mikal Ford From 'Martin' on Life Support

MIAMI, FL - MAY 28:  Thomas Mikal Ford on stage during R Kelly performance at American Airlines Arena on May 28, 2016 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Johnny Louis/WireImage)

Report: Thomas Mikal Ford From 'Martin' on Life Support

Prayers up for the TV star.

Published October 12, 2016

He is known as a fan favorite on the iconic sitcom Martin, but recent reports indicate that Thomas Mikal Ford, also known as Tommy, is currently fighting for his life in the hospital.

The actor's wife confirmed to TMZ that he is currently on life support in an Atlanta hospital after an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen. He has been hospitalized since Sunday and his health has reportedly only gotten worse since.

Currently, any more details on the situation are scarce, but reports say that it is unlikely that he will make it through the end of the day.

Despite word currently circulating on social media that he has passed, actress Terri J. Vaughn and The Hollywood Reporter writer Ryan Parker confirm that he's currently still on life support:

We are keeping Ford in our prayers at this time.

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Written by Moriba Cummings

(Photo: Johnny Louis/WireImage)


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