Tommy Davidson is an American comedian, film and television actor.
Born in Washington, D.C., Davidson was adopted when he was 2-years-old. He was a child of an interracial adoption; his adoptive parents are Caucasian and he is African-American. He attended high school at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, in Bethesda, Maryland. After graduating, he enrolled at the University of the District of Columbia, but dropped out shortly thereafter.