An American actor, Houston Tumlin was famous for his role as Will Ferrell’s son in the 2006 movie, “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby”. His character had a ton of memorable moments and lines in ‘Talladega Nights’ like the famous dinner scene opposite Grayson Russell as Texas Ranger Bobby. Besides this, he had appeared in the TV show “Tell Me a Story” which also stars Danielle Campbell and Paul Wesley. Back to his fame, he worked in a number of jobs in his town such as repairing telephone lines and more.
Houston Tumlin, ‘Talladega Nights’ child actor, dead at 28
Houston Tumlin, who starred as a child actor 15 years ago in ‘Talladega Nights,’ has taken his own life. He shot himself in the head inside his home in Pelham, Alabama around 4:30 PM Tuesday. No suicide note has been found. He is best known for playing the foul-mouthed, 10-year-old Walker Bobby, son of Will Ferrell’s character Ricky Bobby, in the 2006 comedy, “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.”
- Being an American actor.
- Appearing in “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” (2006).
Houston Tumlin Cause of Death
Houston Tumlin’s cause of death is suicide. He dies at 28 and his death day is 23rd March 2021. He took his own life by gunshot in his house to the head around 4:30 p.m in Pelham, Alabama. His girlfriend was inside the house at the time of his death. No suicide letter has been found. His girlfriend, Charity Robertson wrote on Facebook: “I’ve never experienced hurt like this before. I feel numb, I feel defeated, I feel lost. I feel empty. My heart is absolutely shattered. My sweet, sweet baby. Our time together was one of the best experiences of my life. I’ll miss your big heart, caring spirit, infectious laughter, & oh man could the list go on. I love your smart mouth, your “i’m always right” attitude (🙄), your hugs, your kisses, your touch.. Just YOU! I just still feel like this is a really bad dream that I can’t wake up from. One thing is for sure though, I have the absolute best guardian angel a girl could ever wish for cause everybody knows you don’t play about me 😂😘 I love you so much Houston Lee & thank you for loving me so passionately and unapologetically for the time we had each other 💗”. He is survived by his family and girlfriend.
What was the Birthplace of Houston Tumlin?
Houston Tumlin was born on 27th December 1992 with the Zodiac sign of Capricorn. His place of birth was in Alabama, the USA, and his hometown is in Pell City where he experienced his childhood. Lastly, he celebrated his 28th birthday. His real name was Houston Lee Tumlin. Details about his parents are still missing. Born to the American family, he held American nationality and he belonged to American-White ethnic background. Coming towards his race, he was White. He also had a sibling, a little sister.
About his educational background, Houston was educated and graduated from Victory Christian High School in the year 2011. As per his Instagram account, he served in the U.S. Army and was promoted to sergeant in 2017. In the year 2015, AL.com reported that he was serving in the Army’s 101st Airborne Division.
How much was Houston Tumlin Worth?
Famous actor, Houston Tumlin’s net worth was estimated to have $11 Million as per sources and his annual salary was believed to have in Millions of dollars. His source of wealth came from his acting career and he was satisfied with his earnings back then. He was living a cool lifestyle from his career earnings.
Who was Houston Tumlin Dating?
Houston Tumlin was an unmarried man. But he was not single. He was in a relationship or having affairs with his beautiful girlfriend whose name goes by Charity Robertson. Prior to Tumlin’s death, the couple was enjoying their life a lot. His sexual orientation was straight and he was not gay.
How tall was Houston Tumlin?
Houston Tumlin’s body build was slim and he had a tall height of 5 ft 11 in or 1.82 m with an average weight. He had also inked tattoos on his body.