Tommy Duane Lister, Jr. was born in Compton, California on June 24, 1958. His nicknames include Tiny, Zeus, and The Human Wrecking Machine. He was married to Felicia Forbes in 2003. The couple was married in Cape Town, South Africa, where they met. Felicia is a native of South Africa. They have one child together, a daughter named Faith who travels with them wherever they go.
Tommy Lister has appeared in many movies, television shows, and music videos. Prior to becoming an actor, he got his start performing in the 1980’s as a well-known wrestler in the WWE. His professional wrestling personas included Zeus and ZGangsta. He left wrestling to pursue the silver screen in Runaway Train in 1985. Since his first role, he has gone on to prove his acting abilities in action films such as 8 Million Ways To Die, No Holds Barred, and Jackie Brown. Tommy Lister has worked in comedies like Beverly Hills Cop II, Friday, and the sequel Little Nicky. He has experimented with different genres like science fiction with his work in The Fifth Element and has worked with many famous actors and directors.
It’s not surprising that he has an estimated net worth in 2018 of approximately 1.5 million dollars. His total net worth including his wife, Felicia’s assets, put it at 2.5 million dollars. The revenues generated by his roles in popular movies such as The Fifth Element, Friday, and as the voice of Finnick in Zootopia have helped him create his fortune. His net worth in 2017 was estimated to be about 1 million dollars.