Philip Michael Thomas is a famous retired musician and actor who have played the role of detective in the Miami Vice TV series. He played his noticeable roles in the Sparkle and Coonskin movies. He got huge success in the acting field when he played a role in Miami Vice, and then he appeared in many TV shows along with the advertisements. He has also served as a spokesperson for the cell phone entertainment company. If you want to know more about the life, career and net worth of Philip Michael Thomas in 2018, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 26th May in the year 1949 in Columbus in Ohio. He spent his childhood in San Bernardino in California. His father’s name is Louis Diggs who was a plant foreman at Westinghouse. His mother, Mc Morris was housemaker, and he had seven half-brothers. When he was young, he used to work at the theater group and then he became interested in ministry. In the year 1967, he completed graduation from San Bernardino School. He spent two years at Oakwood College and then got transferred to the University of California.
He is a non-smoker, non-drinker, and a vegetarian person. In the year 1986, he got married to Kassandra Thomas. Both of them have five children together. In the year 1998, they took divorce from each other. Not, he has six children from his previous relationships. He has revealed nothing much about his personal life at present.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He started his career with the Miami Vice series. He was paid $25,000 for every episode of season 1 and 2. Later on, he was paid for $50,000 for the season 3 and 5. He hasn’t won Grammy or Oscar awards, but he has been able to receive People Choice award and has also been nominated for the Golden Globe award.
In the year 1994, he signed an agreement with Psychic Reader’s network. In the year 1997, he worked with Don Johnson in the famous police drama titled Nash Bridges. In the year 1985, he released a music album through Spaceship Records. It wasn’t a hit album, and then he released another song in the year 1985. In the year 1988, he released his second album titled somebody.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Philip Michael Thomas is around $3 million which he has earned by working as an American actor. He has worked in various TV series and movies with which he has been able to add a lot of money in his bank account. He has been the spokesperson in the various shows and has been awarded $1.48 million because some misused his name.
Philip Michael Thomas has become able to earn a huge amount of money by working as an actor, and he hasn’t won many awards in his career. He has released two music albums in his career, and he might be able to win awards and accolades in future for his work.