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5 Facts About Thomas Jefferson Byrd - An American Actor

Published Wed Nov 27 2019 By Akki
5 Facts About Thomas Jefferson Byrd - An American Actor

The American actor and producer, Thomas Jefferson Byrd aka T-Bird is the  2003 Tony Awards nominee as the best actor. He is widely known for his performance in hit movies and TV series like; Clockers (1995) and She's Gotta Have It. He was born in 1941 in Griffin, Georgia, United States and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.

Here are 5 facts about Actor Byrd;

What's his Net Worth? 

Thomas Jefferson Byrd has a net worth of $1 million, which he accumulated through his professional career as an actor and producer. He played the role of Luther in the action crime movie; 
Set It Off (1996). The film had a massive box office of $41.59 million worldwide. 

According to the Salary, an average American actor income range from $46,561 to $68,987 depending upon their role and project budget.

A picture of Thomas Jefferson Byrd.
Thomas Jefferson Byrd taking a picture.
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Education - Alma Mater

Talking about Byrd's qualifications, he holds a Master's Degree. He attended Morris Brown College and got graduated with a Bachelor of science degree in education. After that, he enrolled in the California Institute of the Arts and earned a master's fine arts degree in dance.

Omega Psi Phi 

Following his passion and dream, Thomas is a member of Omega Psi Ph, which is an international fraternity founded on November 17, 1911. The organization is a mutual support group of people, who shares commonly interested. 

Body Specification 

The 78 years old, T-Bird is a blackish handsome hunk with a slim body build. His eyes look stunning in brown color and has natural black Afro hair, which is turning into grey as per growing age.

T-Bird taking a picture.
T-Bird posing for a photo.
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The Millionaire, Thomas Jefferson Byrd did his first debut in 1992 with a role of Louis Arthur in se 6 ep 6 mystery crime series; "In the Heat of the Night". The next year, he appeared in a TV movie; I'll Fly Away: Then and Now (1993) as Panhandler. By 2019, he has part of a number of hit movies and TV shows including; He Got Game (1998) and Ray (2004).

Awards and Nomination 

The Dashing star, T-Bird is very famous for his excellent acting skills. His character projection in TV and film has positive reviews from critics and fans. He is the 2003 Tony Awards nominee in the Best Actor category for Broadway's play "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom".

No Social Media Presence 

Thomas Jefferson Byrd has not been active on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook. Even after being a part of the entertainment industry, he prefers to live a simple life out of the limelight. He is a very sensitive person regarding his personal life. He has been maintaining quite a distance from public attention and media reach.

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