Born Tracy Jamal Morgan, he was born on November 10, 2010. He is a stand-up comedian, a writer, producer and an actor. Tracy Morgan is best known in the 7 seasons cast member of the ‘Saturday Night Live’. He is currently best known in the 30 Rock, an NBC series, by the name Tracy Jordan. He was born and raised in Bronx, New York as the second born of a family of five. He grew up along rapper Jay Z in Marcy Projects in Bedford. His talent was discovered in 1984 after attending a De Witt Clinton High School as he did stand-up comedy in Apollo.
Before embarking on comedy, Tracy Morgan worked as a painter in New York for L&L Painting and Rose Company. His career began in Martin where he played the role of Hustle Man. He features in the Chris Rock film – Head of State – in the year 2003 as a man watching TV who was always wondering why they are not watching the Martin. He also was a regular cast in ‘Uptown Comedy Club’, which aired from 1992 through to 1998. He also featured in the HBO show, the Snaps.
Other than his career, Tracy Morgan has an exceptional personal life. He claims to have some tattoos on his body and includes a peace sign, happy/sad face, his wife and his three sons. He married his high school sweetheart in the year 1985 and has three kids. 23 years down the line, Sabrina, his wife, filed for divorce. This was due to his alcoholism and a rumored affair with a Miami female DJ. Before this time, they were separated for 8 years.
He was diagnosed in 1996 to have diabetes, something that he never took seriously. He finally decided to comply after a fever of 104-degrees on a set in ’30 Rock’. His most life troubles have been incorporated in the ’30 Rock’ TV series.
Source by Kathy Mercado