Tony Cox Biography

Published On Nov 29, 2016
Facts of Tony Cox
Date of Birth: 1958 , March-31
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 3 Feet 5 Inch
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Tony Cox met his sweetheart with whom he is married in highschool . His wife Otelia Cox . He asked her out for prom date . They got graduated in the age of 23 , Cox then purposed her to marry in 1981. Over three decades have passed and are one of the happiest couples . They also have one girl child .

At the age of 18 , his friends and relatives encouraged him to persude his career in acting line . So, he moved to Los Angeles and  began his lessons at Merrick Studio School of Acting . He was firstly inspired by  Billy Barty who is a dwarf actor .

Tony's ethnicity is African-American and his nationality is American .

Tony made his first flim debut in Nice dreams which was released in 1981 , his is mainly known for his comedic acting in Bad Santa in 2003 .In 1997 he made a guest appearance on The Jamie Foxx Show .

Tony's net worth is 4 million in 2016.

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Tony Cox was born

March 31 , 1958

Tony Cox was born as a dwarf to Joe and Henrietta Jones cox  in Manhattan , New York , U.S. His childhood was spent with his garndparents Lottie and Henry Jones . Tony has a stepfather Rudolph (Rudy) Penn. 

Married to Otelia

1981

Tony Cox met his sweetheart with whom he is married in highschool . He asked her out for prom date . They got graduated in the age of 23 , Cox then purposed her to marry in 1981. Over three decades have passed and are one of the happiest couples . They also have one girl child .

Moved to Los Angeles

1976

Tony was firstly inspired by  Billy Barty who is a dwarf actor .So at the age of 18 , 1976 his friends and relatives encouraged him to persude his career in acting line . So, he moved to Los Angeles and  began his lessons at Merrick Studio School of Acting . 

Guest Appearance in The Jamie Fox Show

1977

The Jamie Fox Show is a American Sitcom which was aired from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. Tony Cox made a guest appearance in that show in 1997 in the episode Low and sweet .The show had five seasons and 100 episodes .

Film debut

1981

Tony Cox first flim debut was Nice Dreams which was in cinemas in June 5th , 1981 . He had a minor role in that flim , he acted as Midget Nut .The running time of the flim was 88 minutes .

Appeared in Bad Santa

2003

Tony cox is mainly known for his role in bad santa . He did a comedic main role in that flim as Marcus Skidmore .Bad Santa is a Christmas Black Comedy crime flim which was released in November 26 .

Currently Tony Cox

2016

Currently , in 2016 Tony has a net worth of  4 million . He is a happily married man , who is now married for three decades now . He has a girl child who is 23 years old . He also acted in Bad Santa 2 in 2016 .