Lahmard Tate is an American actor and producer who has made his way into the Hollywood industry. He has appeared in numerous films and TV shows. Known for his roles in Barbershop (2002) and Power Book II: Ghost (2005), Tate has garnered a considerable amount of fame. While he is not married, he has a son with an unidentified woman. In addition to his acting career, he is also known for his writing.
Lahmard Tate was born in the Chicago, Illinois area on 30 November 1970. His parents, Peggy and Larry, moved to California in search of a better job. During his teenage years, Tate took drama lessons in Los Angeles. Eventually, he was cast in his first film, Barfly, in 1987. After a short stint, he went on to appear in several other films.
As a child, Tate was very close with his brothers. However, he didn’t become interested in acting until a friend of his encouraged him to do so. Later, he attended drama classes at the Inner City Cultural Center in Los Angeles. He honed his skills by appearing in several short dramas.
Although he was only 17 when he starred in the show Hill Street Blues, he received positive reviews for his role. He later appeared in several other movies and series, including Back in the Day, Panther, Seeds of Tragedy, Sabretooth, Without a Pass, and more. He also played Shawn Wayans’ father in the comedy, Jestarin, in 2007.
After a number of roles, Tate became a producer. Currently, he is working on the script for the movie Creed. Having spent a long time in the industry, Tate has gained a decent amount of money. The actor’s net worth is estimated to be $14 million. Moreover, he has a large investment in a production company.
He has a good height and decent stature. Although he has not disclosed his height and weight, he is usually regarded as being about 5 feet 6 inches tall and 66 kilograms. He has black hair and warm, black eyes. Despite his handsome looks, Tate has not yet revealed his date of birth or any other details about his personal life. Aside from his acting career, he has maintained a modest lifestyle.
Although Lahmard Tate is not married, he has been linked to several women. He has been linked to actress Lark Voorhies and singer Lark Voorhies. He has not disclosed the names of these ladies and whether they are his girlfriends.
Earlier, Lahmard Tate was reportedly dating Eva. Apparently, they were dating for months before they broke up. Before they split up, he was accused of cheating on her with singer Brandy Norwood. Afterward, Lahmard and Eva dated other women. Unfortunately, both of them broke up. Their relationship was not renewed after their breakup.
Tate is still pursuing his career as an actor. Interestingly, Lahmard has a younger brother, Larenz. Both of them have worked together in films, including Back to the Goode Life, Waist Deep, and Threat II Society. Additionally, they have been seen in Ashanti’s music video, Power.