Tom Sizemore

Last updated

Tom Sizemore
Tom Sizemore by Jayel Aheram 20110126.jpg
Sizemore in 2011
Thomas Edward Sizemore, Jr.

(1961-11-29) November 29, 1961 (age 59)
Education Wayne State University
Temple University
OccupationActor, producer
Years active1989present
(m. 1996;div. 1999)

Thomas Edward Sizemore Jr. (born November 29, 1961) [1] is an American actor and producer. He is known for his supporting roles in films such as Born on the Fourth of July (1989), Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991), Passenger 57 (1992), True Romance (1993), Natural Born Killers (1994), Strange Days (1995), Heat (1995), Saving Private Ryan (1998), Red Planet (2000), Black Hawk Down (2001), Pearl Harbor (2001), and for voicing Sonny Forelli in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City . He also played Joey, Marissa's jealous ex-boyfriend in the film Zyzzyx Road (2006), and Anthony Sinclair in the revival television series Twin Peaks (2017).


Early life and education

Sizemore was born in Detroit, Michigan. His mother, Judith ( née Schannault), was a member of the city of Detroit ombudsman staff, and his father, Thomas Edward Sizemore, Sr., was a lawyer and philosophy professor. He was raised Roman Catholic. [2] [3]

Sizemore has stated that his maternal grandfather was of French and Native American ancestry. [4]


One of Sizemore's earliest film appearances was in Oliver Stone's Born on the Fourth of July (1989). Other early roles included Lock Up (1989), Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991), Point Break (1991), True Romance (1993), Natural Born Killers (1994) and Strange Days (1995). Sizemore starred in the independent drama film Love Is Like That (1993) with actress and model Pamela Gidley and had a supporting role in Kevin Costner's Wyatt Earp (1994) as Bat Masterson. For his performance in Heart and Souls (1993), he was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor. [5]

A succession of well-received supporting parts followed, notably including his portrayal of Michael Cheritto in the heist film Heat (1995). Sizemore's first major leading role was as Vincent D'Agosta in The Relic (1997). Sizemore had a recurring role on the television series China Beach (1988-1991) as an enlisted man named Vinnie who was in love with Dana Delany's character. Sizemore continued to play leading and character parts in many films, notably Devil in a Blue Dress (1995), Bringing Out the Dead (1999) and Witness Protection (1999). Saving Private Ryan (1998) has proven to be his most commercially successful project to date, bringing in $217,000,000 at the box office. [6]

In the early 2000s, Sizemore appeared in actions films such as Pearl Harbor (2001), starring Ben Affleck, and Ridley Scott's Black Hawk Down (2001). He had a voice role as Sonny Forelli in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City . Sizemore starred in Ticker (2001), an action film directed by Albert Pyun, with Steven Seagal and Dennis Hopper. He also starred in the well-reviewed but short-lived television drama series Robbery Homicide Division (2001); it was cancelled midway through its first season. He appeared prominently in the Mel Gibson-produced Paparazzi (2004) and played an undercover cop in Swindle (2006), opposite Sherilyn Fenn.

That same year, he starred in The Genius Club (2006), playing a terrorist who taunts seven geniuses into solving the world's problems in one night. He went on to a leading role in the action/thriller film Splinter (2006) with Edward James Olmos. The next year, television network VH1 aired a six-episode reality TV series called Shooting Sizemore (2007), depicting the actor's life as he struggled to regain his career in the midst of battling long-standing addictions to methamphetamine and heroin. [7] The series also covered an ongoing legal appeal of his conviction for an assault of former Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss. [8] In the same year, the actor starred in the Indie drama film Oranges (2007) with Tom Arnold and Jill Hennessy, which was directed by Syrian director and producer Joseph Merhi.

Sizemore performed in two films that screened at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival, Red (2008) and American Son (2008). He was highly prolific that year, starring in The Last Lullaby (2008), The Flyboys (2008) with Stephen Baldwin, action film Stiletto (2008) with Tom Berenger and Michael Biehn, drama film Toxic (2008) with Costas Mandylor, and the Canadian drama A Broken Life (2008) with Ving Rhames.

He went on to appear in five episodes of the television series Crash (2008–2009) with Dennis Hopper and the comedy film Super Capers (2009). Sizemore starred in the indie horror film Murder 101 (2014) and co-starred with Kyra Sedgwick and Vincent D'Onofrio in the comedy-drama film Chlorine (2013). [9] Sizemore starred alongside martial arts actor Mark Dacascos in the action movie Shadows in Paradise (2010), followed by an appearance as a trucker in an episode of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia .

Sizemore appeared alongside the Insane Clown Posse in the comedy film Big Money Rustlas (2010) and the drama 513 with Michael Madsen. Sizemore has roles in the films Suing the Devil (2011) and White Knight (2011), as well as the adventure film The Age of Reason (2014). He saw a career resurgence when he was cast as a series regular in the USA Network action program Shooter (2016), starring Ryan Phillippe. He went on to receive positive notices for the drama thriller Calico Skies (2016). [10] [11] In 2017, he appeared as insurance agent Anthony Sinclair in David Lynch's revival miniseries Twin Peaks , [12] and portrayed FBI Agent Bill Sullivan in the drama film Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House . [13]


Sizemore fronted the Hollywood rock band Day 8. Formed in 2002, the band recorded a four-song EP produced and recorded by Bradley Dujmovic and former Snot/Soulfly guitarist Mike Doling. Originally called "The Bystanders", the group included guitarist and co-writer Rod Castro, Alan Muffterson, Tyrone Tomke and Michael Taylor.[ citation needed ]

Personal life

Sizemore married actress Maeve Quinlan in 1996, but divorced in 1999 because of issues associated with his drug problems. In 2010, Sizemore appeared as a patient/castmember on VH1's third season of Celebrity Rehab . [14]

In July 2005, Sizemore became a father when Janelle McIntire gave birth to twins. [15] On October 19, 2005, Vivid Entertainment released The Tom Sizemore Sex Scandal, a sex tape featuring Sizemore and multiple women. [16] In the video, Sizemore claimed to have had sex with Paris Hilton; an allegation that she later denied, claiming it was a ploy by Sizemore to increase sales. [17]

Sexual abuse allegations

In November 2017, it was revealed by The Hollywood Reporter that Sizemore had been kicked off the set of the film Piggy Banks in 2003 for allegedly sexually molesting an 11-year-old actress when the film was in production near Salt Lake City, Utah. [18] Sizemore denied any wrongdoing, and was allowed back on the film set after the Salt Lake County prosecutor's office decided against going forward with the case "due to witness and evidence problems." [19] In May 2018, the then 26-year-old actress filed a lawsuit against Sizemore, claiming that his alleged abuse caused longstanding emotional problems and seeking at least $3 million. A statement from Sizemore's publicist again denied the abuse, noting that nothing amiss was reported by a Born Killers staff member whose duty was supervising child actors on set. [20] On August 27, 2020, USA Today reported that a Utah Judge had dismissed the lawsuit. Sizemore again denied her claims and expressed his shock and pain of being accused of such an act, stating: "Beyond the loss of work and the pain and humiliation this has caused me and my family, the thought that an 11-year old girl would think I violated her, whether it be because she misconstrued some inadvertent touching when the director placed her upon my lap for the photo shoot or someone else instilled this idea in her head for whatever malicious, self-serving reasons, is what devastates me most." [21]

Sizemore, who has battled drug addiction since he was 15, [22] was convicted in 2003 of domestic violence against his girlfriend, the former "Hollywood Madam" Heidi Fleiss. [23] Sizemore was then sentenced to seven months in jail and four months in drug treatment for repeatedly failing drug tests while on probation on March 25, 2005. [24] Sizemore was caught attempting to fake the urine test using a Whizzinator. [25] [26] [27] Fleiss' restraining order against him had lapsed by the time they appeared together in the third season of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew in 2010. [28]

On May 8, 2007, while still on probation for a previous drug conviction, Sizemore was arrested outside the Four Points Sheraton hotel in Bakersfield, California for possession of methamphetamine. [29]

In 2013, Sizemore appeared on an episode of the talk show Dr. Phil , titled "Explosive Relationships", where he discussed his rise to stardom and the subsequent fallout after his years of struggling with substance abuse and run ins with law enforcement, as well as his relationship with Heidi Fleiss. Season 11 Episode 138 aired on April 18, 2013.

In early 2014, a recording emerged of Sizemore alleging that former girlfriend Elizabeth Hurley had an affair with Bill Clinton in 1998. [30] Under threat of legal action, Sizemore admitted that the allegation was false. He elaborated that the recording was made without his knowledge during a time when he was battling substance abuse. [31]

Sizemore had been approached to appear in the first season of the reality television series Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew , but declined. He met with Drew Pinsky about appearing in the second season, sitting in Pinsky's office for two hours, as Pinsky recounted, "sweating and completely high on drugs, talking a million miles an hour, acting like he was going to do it then deciding he didn't want to." Sizemore ultimately decided to appear in the show's third season, but did not appear in the season premiere. Because Heidi Fleiss was also in treatment on the show that season, both she and Sizemore had to consent to appear together. The season premiered in January 2010, with Sizemore's arrival at the clinic chronicled in the third episode, and his reunion with Fleiss was amicable. [28] By the season's end, Fleiss lashed out at Sizemore at their graduation ceremony, taunting him that "the thought of being with [him] would turn women gay."

In February 2017, Sizemore pleaded no contest to two charges of domestic abuse for assaulting his girlfriend, for which he was sentenced to 36 months summary probation, as well as 30 days of community service, as well as being forced to complete a year-long domestic violence program, to abide by two protective orders associated with the charges, and was also ordered to pay various fees. The deal was made by Sizemore to avoid spending 210 days in jail. [32]

In a 2013 interview, Sizemore claimed that he began to achieve sobriety after a stern interrogation from fellow actor Robert De Niro. [33] De Niro personally checked Sizemore into rehab. [34]

On January 5, 2019, Sizemore was arrested for misdemeanor drug possession of "various illegal narcotics" in Burbank, California. [35]



1989 Lock Up Dallas
Rude Awakening Ian
Penn & Teller Get Killed 2nd MuggerCameo
Born on the Fourth of July Vet – Villa Dulce
1990 A Matter of Degrees Zeno Stefanos
Blue Steel Wool Cap
1991 Flight of the Intruder Boxman
Guilty by Suspicion Ray Karlin
Point Break DEA Agent DeetsUncredited
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man Chance Wilder
Where Sleeping Dogs Lie Eddie Hale
1992 Love Is Like That Lenny
Passenger 57 Sly Delvecchio
1993 Watch It Danny
Heart and Souls Milo PeckNominated — Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
True Romance Detective Cody Nicholson
Striking Distance Danny Detillo
1994 Wyatt Earp Bat Masterson
Natural Born Killers Detective Jack Scagnetti
1995 Devil in a Blue Dress DeWitt Albright
Strange Days Max Peltier
Heat Michael Cheritto
1997 The Relic Lieutenant Vincent D'Agosta
1998 Saving Private Ryan Technical Sergeant Mike Horvath Online Film Critics Society Award – Best Ensemble Cast Performance
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated — Golden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture – Drama
Enemy of the State Paulie Pintero, Mob BossUncredited
1999 The Florentine Teddy
The Match Buffalo
Bringing Out the Dead Tom Wolls
Play It to the Bone Joe Domino
2000 Get Carter Les FletcherVoice only
Red Planet Dr. Quinn Burchenal
2001 Pearl Harbor Sergeant Earl Sistern
Ticker Detective Ray Nettles
Black Hawk Down Colonel Danny McKnightNominated — Phoenix Film Critics Society Award – Best Acting Ensemble
2002 Swindle Seth George
Welcome to America Zach
Big Trouble 'Snake' Dupree
2003 Dreamcatcher Lieutenant Owen Underhill
Pauly Shore Is Dead Himself
2004 Paparazzi Rex Harper
2005 No Rules Kain Diamond
The Nickel ChildrenFreedo
Piggy Banks Dad
2006 Bottom Feeder Vince Stoker
Zyzzyx Road Joey
Ring Around the Rosie Pierce
Shut Up and Shoot! Himself
Splinter Detective Cunningham
The Genius Club Armand
2007White AirSteve
Furnace Frank Miller
Protecting the King Ronnie
Oranges Burt
2008 A Broken Life Max
American Son Dale
Red Mr. McCormack
The Flyboys Angelo Esposito
The Last Lullaby Price
Stiletto 'Large' Bills
Toxic Van Sant
2009 The Grind Chuck
Good God Bad DogEzra MannShort film
Super Capers Roger Cheatem
Corrado Paolo
Double Duty Craig
21 and a Wake-Up Jack Breedlau
2010 Shadows in Paradise Colonel Bunker
Big Money Rustlas HimselfCameo
Chlorine Ernie
Five ThirteenGlen
2011 Black Gold Detective Brandano
Cross Detective Nitti
Suing the Devil Tony Anzaldo
Cellmates Leroy Lowe
El Cartel de los Sapos DEA Agent Sam Mathews
2012Slumber Party SlaughterTom Kingsford Slasher film
Big Money Rustlas HimselfCameo
2013RemnantsGeneral Vincent Tate
Company of Heroes Lieutenant Dean Ransom
Five Hour FriendsTimothy Bonner
Paranormal Movie Himself
Before I Sleep Rand
2014 Reach Me Frank
SEAL Team 8: Behind Enemy Lines RicksVideo
Auteur Himself
Murder 101 FBI Agent Ridley
2015 The Intruders Howard Markby Direct-to-DVD
Laugh Killer LaughOrphanage Headmaster
Flashes Mark Hume
SWAT: Unit 877Damian White Direct-to-DVD
2016Durant's Never ClosesJack Durant
Crossing PointPedro
Traded Lavoie
The Bronx Bull Tony
Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the 4th ReichMaster Sergeant O'Malley
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage McWhorter
Calico SkiesPhoenix
The Bronx Bull Tony
2017 Atomica Zek
The Immortal Wars 'Bloodshed'
The Assault Detective Gary Broza
Bad Frank Mickey Duro
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House FBI Agent Bill Sullivan
Blood CircusDetective Jake Dawson
RadicalCIA Agent McKitrick
2018 Speed Kills Dwayne Franklin
2019 Hell Girl Jebidiha
7 Deadly Sins Richard Gates
Wish Man Sergeant Mason
2020 Adam 'Lucky'
2020 C.L.E.A.N. Mr. Wilkens, ManagerWon - Vegas Movie Awards - Best Supporting Actor
2021Narco SubHead DEA Agent Craig Ford
2021 Central Park Dark Thomas Winters
TBAThe GetterMoe CadillacPost-production
TBAMade ViciousVictorPost-production


1989 Gideon Oliver Paul SlocumEpisode: "Sleep Well, Professor Oliver"
1989–1990 China Beach Sergeant Vinnie Ventresca, The Dog Man6 episodes
1992An American StoryJesse MeadowsTV movie
1998 Witness to the Mob John Gotti TV movie
1999 Witness Protection Bobby BattonTV movie
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
2002 Sins of the Father Tom CherryTV movie
Justice League Metamorpho (voice)2 episodes
2002–2003 Robbery Homicide Division Lieutenant Sam Cole13 episodes
2004 Hustle Pete Rose TV movie
2004–2006 Dr. Vegas Vic Moore6 episodes
2007 Superstorm Katzenberg3 episodes
2008 CSI: Miami Kurt RossiEpisode: "Down to the Wire"
2008–2009 Crash Detective Adrian Cooper5 episodes
2009P Lo's HouseHimselfTV movie
Southland Timmy DavisEpisode: "See the Woman"
2010 Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew HimselfWhole season
Sober House HimselfUnknown
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Truck DriverEpisode: "The Gang Gets Stranded in the Woods"
2011–2012 Hawaii Five-0 Captain Vince Fryer5 episodes
2012 Exit Strategy Jonathan MarksTV movie
2012–2015 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Lewis Hoda2 episodes
2014 Dark Haul (aka Monster Truck)KnicksTV movie
2014–2015 The Red Road Jack Kopus7 episodes
2016 Lucifer Hank CutterEpisode: "Favorite Son"
2016–2017 Shooter Hugh Meachum6 episodes
2017 Twin Peaks Anthony Sinclair6 episodes

Video games

2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Sonny Forelli
2006 24: The Game Sid Wilson

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
1994 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films Best Supporting Actor
Heart and Souls
1998 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Saturn Award for Favorite Actor - Horror
The Relic
1998 Golden Satellite Award Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Saving Private Ryan
1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Saving Private Ryan
2000 Golden Globe Awards Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Witness Protection
2002Phoenix Film Critics Society AwardsBest Ensemble Cast (shared with Eric Bana, Ewen Bremner, William Fichtner, Josh Hartnett, Jason Isaacs and Ewan McGregor)
Black Hawk Down
2006 X-Rated Critics Organization Best New Stud
Triple-X Tom
2008New York International Independent Film & Video FestivalBest Actor
Good God Bad Dog
2011 Action on Film International Film Festival Best Supporting Actor
Through the Eye
2011 Action on Film International Film Festival Best Supporting Actor - Feature
Through the Eye
2012 ShockerFest International Film Festival Best Actor
Visible Scars
2014Independent Filmmakers Showcase IFS Film FestivalBest Supporting Actor
The Age of Reason
2016International Filmmaker Festival of World CinemaBest Supporting Actor
Bad Frank
2017 World Music & Independent Film Festival Best Supporting Actor - Feature film
Bad Frank
2018Independent Horror Movie AwardsBest Actor
Black Wake
2018Sofia Independent Film FestivalBest Film
2018Warsaw Independent Film FestivalBest Feature Film
2021Vegas Movie AwardsBest Supporting actor

Related Research Articles

Leif Garrett American actor and singer

Leif Garrett is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and television personality. He worked as a child actor, then in the 1970s became famous as a teen idol in music. He later received much publicity for his drug abuse and legal troubles.

Daniel Baldwin American actor and producer

Daniel Leroy Baldwin is an American actor, director and producer. He is the second oldest of the four Baldwin brothers, all of whom are actors. Baldwin played the role of Detective Beau Felton in the NBC TV series Homicide: Life on the Street, and has also starred in Ned Blessing: The True Story of My Life (1992), Mulholland Falls (1996), Vampires (1998), The Pandora Project (1998), Stealing Candy (2002), Paparazzi (2004) and Grey Gardens (2009).

Heidi Fleiss American former madam

Heidi Lynne Fleiss is an American former madam. She ran an upscale prostitution ring based in Los Angeles, California, and is often referred to as the "Hollywood Madam". Fleiss is also a columnist and was a television personality regularly featured in the 1990s in American media.

Charlie Sheen American film and television actor

Carlos Irwin Estévez, known professionally as Charlie Sheen, is an American actor. He has appeared in films such as Platoon (1986), Wall Street (1987), Young Guns (1988), The Rookie (1990), The Three Musketeers (1993), and The Arrival (1996). In the 2000s, when Sheen replaced Michael J. Fox as the star of ABC's Spin City, his portrayal of Charlie Crawford earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. He then starred as Charlie Harper on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men (2003—11), for which he received several Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations, and as Dr. Charles "Charlie" Goodson on the FX series Anger Management (2012–14). In 2010, Sheen was the highest-paid actor on television, earning US$1.8 million per episode of Two and a Half Men.

Drew Pinsky Board Certified Physician, Addiction Medicine Specialist, American radio and television personality

David Drew Pinsky, commonly known as Dr. Drew, is an American media personality, internist, and addiction medicine specialist. He hosted the nationally syndicated radio talk show Loveline from the show's inception in 1984 until its end in 2016. On television, he hosted the talk show Dr. Drew On Call on HLN and the daytime series Lifechangers on The CW. In addition, he served as producer and starred in the VH1 show Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, and its spinoffs Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew, Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House. Pinsky currently hosts several podcasts, including The Dr. Drew Podcast, This Life with Dr. Drew, Dr. Drew After Dark on the Your Mom's House network, and The Adam and Drew Show with his former Loveline co-host Adam Carolla.

Eric Roberts American actor

Eric Anthony Roberts is an American actor. His career began with a leading role in King of the Gypsies (1978), for which he received his first Golden Globe Award nomination. He was again recognized at the Golden Globes for his role in Bob Fosse's Star 80 (1983). Roberts' performance in Runaway Train (1985), as prison escapee Buck McGeehy, earned him a third Golden Globe nod and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He is the older brother of actress Julia Roberts.

Jeff Conaway American actor

Jeffrey Charles William Michael Conaway was an American actor and singer. He was known for playing Kenickie in the movie Grease and for his roles in two American television series: struggling actor Bobby Wheeler on Taxi and security officer Zack Allan on Babylon 5. Conaway was also featured in the first and second seasons of the reality television series Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew.

Jeremy London American actor

Jeremy Michael London is an American actor. He is best known for his regular roles on Party of Five, 7th Heaven and I'll Fly Away, a starring role in the 1995 comedy film Mallrats, as well as a notable supporting role in the Civil War epic Gods and Generals. London made his directorial debut with the 2013 horror film The Devil's Dozen, in which he also appeared.

Katherine Nicole McKibbin was an American rock music singer-songwriter who finished third in the debut season of the reality television series American Idol. Prior to American Idol, McKibbin appeared in the first season of Popstars. In May 2007, she released a rock album called Unleashed.

Mackenzie Phillips American actress and singer

Laura Mackenzie Phillips is an American actress and singer, known for her roles in the film American Graffiti, as rebellious but ultimately loving teenager Julie Mora Cooper Horvath, on the sitcom One Day at a Time, and on the Disney Channel supernatural series So Weird.

Jeremy Jackson American actor and singer (born 1980)

Jeremy Dunn Jackson is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his role as Hobie Buchannon on the television show Baywatch.

Michael Lohan American television personality

Michael John Lohan is an American television personality, best known as the father of actress Lindsay Lohan.

Amber Smith Actress, model

Amber Smith is an American actress and former model.

Kari Ann Peniche American beauty pageant contestant

Kari Ann Peniche Williams is an actress and entertainer from Fairview, Oregon. She has held the Miss Oregon Teen USA and Miss United States Teen titles. She was stripped of the latter title after appearing nude in the November 2004 issue of Playboy magazine.

<i>Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew</i> American television series

Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, later called simply Rehab with Dr. Drew, is a reality television show that aired on the cable network VH1 in which many of the episodes chronicle a group of well-known people as they are treated for alcohol and drug addiction by Dr. Drew Pinsky and his staff at the Pasadena Recovery Center in Pasadena, California. The first five seasons of the series, on which Pinsky also serves as executive producer, cast celebrities struggling with addiction, with the first season premiering on January 10, 2008, and the fifth airing in 2011.

Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House, or simply Sober House, is a VH1 reality television show. It was a spin-off of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, and premiered on January 15, 2009.

Joey Kovar

Joseph Eugene "Joey" Kovar was an American model and reality television star and bodybuilder who first appeared in the twentieth season of MTV's The Real World, The Real World: Hollywood, in 2008. In 2010, Kovar appeared as a patient on the VH1 reality show, Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, for treatment of addictions to alcohol, cocaine, ecstasy, methamphetamines, and steroids.

<i>Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew</i>

Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew is a VH1 reality television show that documents people being treated for sexual addiction by Dr. Drew Pinsky and his staff at the Pasadena Recovery Center in Pasadena, California. Premiering on November 1, 2009, Sex Rehab was a spin-off of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, in which Pinsky treats celebrities for substance abuse.

Irwin Entertainment, Inc. is a television production company founded in 2004 by John Irwin. The Los Angeles, California based company specializes in reality, scripted, and live entertainment programming. Irwin Entertainment‘s credits include past VH1 reality series about addiction, Seasons 1-7 of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew starring Drew Pinsky, ''Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Reunion Special'' (2008) and 2 seasons of Sober House (2009). Irwin Entertainment also produces Couples Therapy, which 6th season aired during the Fall of 2015 on VH1.

<i>Born Killers</i> 2005 American film

Born Killers is a 2005 American crime drama film directed by Morgan J. Freeman and starring Jake Muxworthy, Lauren German, Tom Sizemore, Kelli Garner, and Gabriel Mann. It was released on DVD on December 11, 2007, by Lionsgate Home Entertainment.


  1. "UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 29, 2019". United Press International. November 29, 2019. Archived from the original on December 24, 2019. Retrieved January 11, 2020. …actor Tom Sizemore in 1961 (age 58)
  2. Tom Sizemore profile,; accessed January 3, 2016.
  3. "Life-saver De Niro brings troubled Sizemore back from brink of drugs abyss",; accessed January 3, 2016.
  4. By Some Miracle I Made It Out of There: A Memoir, Tom Sizemore, Simon and Schuster, 2013, transcript Archived January 6, 2014, at the Wayback Machine
  5. "1993 20th Saturn Awards". Internet Archive. Archived from the original on October 17, 2006. Retrieved September 15, 2017.
  6. "Tom Sizemore". Movie.Info. Retrieved January 4, 2015.
  7. "'Shooting Sizemore' Takes Aim at Actor's Road to Recovery". The Futon Critic . Retrieved September 15, 2017.
  8. VH1 page for Shooting Sizemore
  9. "First Look at Tom Sizemore in C.L.A.S.S." DreadCentral. Retrieved January 3, 2016.
  10. Martin, Peter. "Review: CALICO SKIES, Quiet Desperation in the California Desert". Screen Anarchy . Retrieved September 19, 2017.
  11. Hafer, Martin. "Calico Skies (2017) Review". INFLUX Magazine. Archived from the original on September 19, 2017. Retrieved September 19, 2017.
  12. Murray, Noel. "'Twin Peaks' Season 3, Episode 5 Recap: Vegas Baby". The New York Times . Retrieved September 19, 2017.
  13. Fleming, Mike Jr. "Tony Goldwyn, Josh Lucas, Michael C Hall, Marton Csokas & Kate Walsh Surround Liam Neeson For Watergate Thriller 'Felt'". Deadline . Retrieved September 19, 2017.
  14. Staff (June 1, 2009). "Tom Sizemore Joins Celebrity Rehab 3 Cast". Archived from the original on June 3, 2012. Retrieved March 6, 2010.
  15. "Biography". Yahoo Movies. Retrieved January 4, 2005.
  16. "Tom-Sizemore-Sex-Scandal". Businesswire. October 17, 2005. Retrieved January 4, 2015.
  17. Peterson, Todd. "Paris Denies Tom Sizemore Hookup". People. Retrieved February 17, 2015.
  18. "Tom Sizemore Was Removed From Movie Set for Allegedly Violating 11-Year Old Girl". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 13, 2017.
  19. Direct quote is from a police report, as quoted by Pat Reavy (November 16, 2017). "Actor Tom Sizemore denies touching girl on Utah movie set in 2003"., accsesed May 7, 2018
  20. Pat Reavy (May 7, 2018) Woman sues actor Tom Sizemore alleging sex abuse on Salt Lake movie set., accessed May 7, 2018
  21. Maria Puente (Aug 27, 2020) Judge dismisses lawsuit alleging Tom Sizemore groped 11-year-old girl, actor still 'dismayed' by allegations., accessed September 2, 2020
  22. He revealed this in the fourth episode of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew 's third season.
  23. Stephen M. Silverman (August 18, 2003). "Sizemore Convicted of Abusing Fleiss". . Retrieved July 28, 2009.
  24. "Tom Sizemore is sentenced but remains free", Entertainment Weekly ; accessed January 3, 2016.
  25. "Actor Tom Sizemore sent back to rehab". Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. July 23, 2005. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  26. "Actor Tried to Fake Drug Test, 2 Testify". Los Angeles Times. June 23, 2005. Retrieved October 8, 2011.
  27. "Sizemore: I didn't fake drug tests". June 22, 2005. Retrieved October 8, 2011.
  28. 1 2 Rochlin, Margy (February 1, 2010), "Addicted to Rehab", TV Guide , pp. 34–35
  29. "Tom Sizemore Arrested in Drug Case". MSN. May 8, 2007. Archived from the original on October 25, 2007. Retrieved May 21, 2007.
  30. "Cotswold's Liz Hurley contacts lawyers over allegations in newspapers". Gloucestershire Echo. February 5, 2014. Retrieved October 23, 2015.[ permanent dead link ]
  31. "Liz Hurley Exonerated From Rumours Of Sleeping With Bill Clinton". Aprokocity Magazine. February 7, 2014. Retrieved October 23, 2015.
  32. "Actor Tom Sizemore pleads no contest to domestic violence charges and avoids jail time". Aprokocity Magazine. February 7, 2017. Retrieved June 10, 2017.
  35. "Tom Sizemore Arrested For Drug Possession". Hollywood Reporter. January 12, 2019. Retrieved January 12, 2019.