Tom Ford is a renowned fashion designer, producer, screenwriter, and movie director from the United States. He has been able to work for some of the best brands such as ‘Gucci’ for over a decade before he went on to launch his own label.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Tom Ford Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Thomas Carlyle Ford was born in Austin, Texas, in the United States. He grew up and was raised in San Marcos, as well as Houston, Texas. He was able to rearrange the furniture in the house at six and gave his mum feedback on her hair as well as shoes.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Thomas Carlyle Ford|
|Age:||59 years old|
|Birth Date:||August 27th, 1961|
|Birth Place:||Austin, Texas, US|
Thomas David Ford
|Children:||Alexander John Buckley Ford|
|Profession:||Fashion Designer/ Filmmaker|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$550 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Tom Ford was born on August 27, 1961, and he is 59 years old.
Education, School/College University
Tom Ford was able to finish his schooling from S. Michael’s High School and then from Santa Fe Preparatory School. He studied at Bard College at Simon’s Rock and went on to drop out. After some time, he went to New York in an attempt to be able to finish studying and graduated with art as well as a history degree from New York University. He would, later on, drop out to pursue a commercial acting career.
Ford went on and graduated with a degree in Architecture from Parsons School of Design, The New School.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Thomas Ford grew up together with his two parents, Shirley Burton and Thomas David Ford. Both of his parents were real estate brokers. He has one sister by the name Jennifer Ford. He holds American Nationality, and his religion is not known.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Ford got married to Richard Buckley, who worked as a journalist as well as an ex-editor in chief of the Vogue Hommes International. The two have been together since the year 1986, and this couple has been blessed with a son named Alexandar John Buckley Ford.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married.|
|When did he get married? (married date):||2014|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Tom Ford Gay?||Yes|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Richard Buckley (m. 2014)|
|Kids:||Alexander John Buckley Ford|
Professional Life and Career
Before graduating, Tom Ford as undertaking an internship in Paris at Chloe Luxury fashion house. After he received his degree, he went on to search for a job at the Cathy Hardwick fashion designer. Eventually, it worked and worked for this company as an assistant for a period of two years as a design assistant.
He worked for Perry Ellis after his work with Cathy Hardwick, but he would later on leave to the United States. This was a result of the fashion trends which were happening here. He landed a job at the Italian Luxury brand by the name ‘Gucci,’ and after one year, he went on to take the design director position. He was able to contribute heavily to this company to the extent that the company had to bring four people after he left in the year 2004. Tom Ford went on and launched his own design, which was self-titled.
For TV work, he has worked as a producer, director, and writer for two movies. The first movie was titled ‘A Single Man, ’ which went on to be released in 2009, and in 2016, he released ‘Nocturnal Animals.’
Awards & Nominations
As a designer, he has received various awards. The most recent two awards that he has received do include Menswear Designer of the year as well as Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. In Films, some of his awards do include Bodil Award, Queen Lion Trophy, and CinEuphoria Award.
Tom Ford Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of November 2020, The net worth of Tom Ford is estimated to be over $550 million. This wealth has been created from his career as a fashion designer, writer, producer, and director. Most of his millions were earned while he was working for ‘Gucci’ for over a decade.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
In the year 2003, he went on and opposed the American invasion of Iraq, where he stated that it made him feel ashamed of being an American. His comments attracted huge criticism from the public. He was able to host a fundraiser for Obama. In 2016, he voted for Hillary Clinton.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Tom Ford does have not have a social media account. However, his fashion design business pages have the following followers: Tom Ford Facebook page has around 1.8 Million followers fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 124 thousand followers. On Tom Ford Instagram account, he has around 9.2 million followers, while on YouTube, Tom Ford has around 50,533 subscribers.
Tom has come out and admitted to being gay. He is a great movie director, writer, and producer. He was able to work for ‘Gucci’ before he went on to launch his own label. He has been married to Richard Buckley, and the couple has been blessed with a son. They live happily together.