According to the website, he died after an aneurysm ruptured in his abdomen.

He was surrounded by friends and family.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Reports of Tommy Ford‘s death first surfaced early Wednesday morning after rumors of the actor falling into a coma after a knee surgery.

Tommy Ford wrote:

I’m having a Knee Replacement surgery this morning. Please keep me in your prayers! Love you all! #kneereplacement #surgeryday #tommyford #earlymorning

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Over the last couple of weeks, Tommy updated his social media with progress pictures post surgery; but questions about his health rose when several celebrities both sent their condolences and solicitation for prayers. We now know that he is life on support.