Tommy Ford has died at the age of 52

According to TMZ, Tommy Ford, who famously played Tommy on the '90s sitcom "Martin"  has died. Earlier today he was on life support at an Atlanta hospital after an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen.  Ford has been hospitalized since Sunday and his health has declined ever since. 

Tommy starred in all 5 seasons of "Martin" as Martin Lawrence's level-headed best friend, who often played straight man to Martin's crazy antics. He also appeared on "New York Undercover," "The Jamie Foxx Show" and "The Parkers." Ford also wrote children's books that promoted drug-free and violence-free lifestyles.