Tracy Morgan Gossip News and Trivia
Tracy Morgan, (Tracy Jamal Morgan) comedian, actor and producer was born on November 10, 1968 in The Bronx, New York City, New York. Morgan is best known for his eight seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and for his role as Tracy Jordan on the TV series 30 Rock.
Tracy Morgan was married to Sabina Morgan from 1985 – 2009. They have 3 children.
Tracy Morgan Involved in Accident
On June 7, 2014, Comedian Tracy Morgan was a passenger in a Mercedes Sprinter limousine which was involved in a six-vehicle accident. The accident occurred just after 1:00am EDT Saturday morning. The limousine bus, carrying Morgan and six others, was traveling northbound on the New Jersey Turnpike just north of Trenton, New Jersey when it was struck from behind by a tractor-trailer operated by Walmart. The incident occurred when the was returning from an engagement at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Dover, Delaware as part of Morgan’s “Turn it Funny” comedy stand-up tour.
The crash killed Morgan’s friend and collaborator, 63-year-old comedian James McNair. Morgan was taken by helicopter to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey where he is reported to be in a responsive but critical condition in the intensive care unit.
Trαcy Morgan Trivia:
- He was arrested on December 2, 2005, in West Hollywood on impaired-driving charges after police stopped him for speeding.
- He married his high school sweetheart Sabina in 1985.
- He is a standup comedian Is an active stand-up comedian.
- Tracy Morgan’s favorite SNL character is Astronaut Jones.
Inspired by Andrew Dice Clay.
- Tracy Morgan’s children Sabrina Morgan are Gitrid (born in 1986); Malcolm (born in 1988); and Tracy Jr.(born in 1992).
- One of Tracy Morgan’s trademarks is the oddball way he says the word “hilarious”.
- Tracy Morgan’s father died of AIDS when Tracy was 17 years old.
- He has diabetes.
- Still starring in the second season of 30 Rock (2006). [January 2008]
- Release of his book, “I Am the New Black” by Tracy with Anthony Bozza. [October 2009]
- He completed his final episode of Saturday Night Live (1975) on 17 May 2003. [May 2003]
- He Became engaged to model Megan Wollover in 2011.
- Had daughter Maven Sonae with fiancée Megan Wollover born on July 2, 2013.
- He was critically injured on 7 June 2014 when his limo was rear ended by an 18 wheeler on a New Jersey highway.
- James “Jimmy Mack” McNair was killed in the accident.
James McNair, comedian and writer. was known by his stage names Jimmy Mack and Uncle Jimmy Mack, was an American comedian and writer.