Felicia Forbes Wiki, Biography
Felicia Forbes was the wife of Tommy Lister, an American character actor and occasional professional wrestler known for her roles as the neighborhood bully Deebo in the 1995 film Friday and its 2000 sequel and as President Lindberg in The Fifth Element. Lister was found dead in his home in Marina Del Rey, California, on December 10, 2020. Felicia and Lister reportedly separated in 2019 after getting wedded in 2003.
Felicia works as a Human Resources Business Partner at ABM AVIATION, INC. She works with ABM AVIATION, since November 2018. She resides in Long Beach, California, United States.
Felicia is 48 years old. She was born on Jan 2nd, 1972, in Cape Town, Western Cape.
Although Felicia has mostly kept her personal life a secret, she recently spoke about her mother, Katie Holmes, who passed away in June 2020. Many friends and family of Felicia expressed their condolences on the death of her mother.
Felicia Forbes & Tommy Lister
Forbes met Lister in January 2003 in Cape Town, where he was operating on his film Blast. The two dated for a while before walking down the corridor the same year. They married in 2003 in their hometown of Cape Town.
The ceremony was held at the home of South African builder Faik Haroun and his wife Malie. Pastor Wayne Meyer of Su Pueblo Christian Church officiated at the marriage.
Speaking of his marriage to Jet, Tommy stated that he always desired a wife like Felicia, who believes deeply in Christ. He also mentioned his parents because of his belief in God and the love he feels for his wife and her family. He said,
Life is an incredible blessing because of the love I have for my mother and father, Tommy and Mildred Faye, who have been married for 48 years, whose love for me is the love I have in my life now for God and my wife.
Couple had separated
In 2019, it came to light that the couple had already separated although, at that time, no divorce proceedings had been started. Tommy Lister found himself in trouble after his girlfriend live-streamed an argument they were having, in which she captured him banging a phone out of her hands. According to TMZ, the Chandler, Arizona police responded to a call for a domestic disturbance at the actor’s residence over a “verbal altercation” between Lister and an unidentified woman.
When asked about the incident, the actor told TMZ that he never got his hands on the woman in the video and was only trying to get the phone out of her hands. Furthermore, he specified that the woman in question is his girlfriend, and he and his wife are separated but have not yet been divorced.
Felicia’s Children With Tommy
From her married life to Tommy “Tiny” Lister Jr., she has a daughter anointed Faith. Her daughter was born in 2008 and, she is 12 in 2020. Both Felicia and Tommy are close to their daughter. Tom periodically shared photos of his daughter on his social media.
Tommy Lister Death & Cause of Death
Lister was seen dead at his home in Marina Del Rey, California, on December 10, 2020. The cause of his death was not instantly known, but in the days before his death, he had fallen ill and was showing symptoms of COVID-19. They forced him to cancel the shooting of a movie. He was 62 years old.