'Martin' Star Tommy Ford Reportedly On Life Support

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The actor was hospitalized Sunday after an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen.

Thomas Mikal Ford, famous for his role as "Tommy" in the hit ‘90s show Martin, is reportedly on life support, TMZ reports.

According to the entertainment site, Ford is currently fighting for his life at an Atlanta hospital. He was admitted Sunday after an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen, his wife told TMZ.

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On Wednesday afternoon, friend and fellow actor Anthony Anderson tweeted that Ford had passed away. The tweet was later deleted.

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Other stars have come forth to quiet the rumors, saying that while Ford is fighting for his life, he is alive at this time.

Ford is best known for his role as Martin Lawrence’s unemployed friend in Martin, as well as a reoccurring role in New York Undercover. He is also well known for his part in the 1989 film Harlem Nights.

This is a developing story.

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