"It's a dangerous profession. I've known my son was going to be in law enforcement from the time he could walk and talk. That's all he's ever wanted, and that's kind of your role as a parent is to honor who your children really are." These are the sentiments shared by the singer and actress Erika Jayne about her son with Thomas Zizzo, her first husband.
Erika has managed to keep his son from the limelight, despite being a television star. So, who is Erika Jayne's son, Tommy Zizzo? Stick around to find out this and more.
Thomas Zizzo profile summary
- Birth name: Tommy Zizzo
- Date of birth: 1994
- Place of birth: New York City, U.S.A
- Thomas Zizzo age: 26 years (as of 2020)
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Police Officer
- Net worth: $500,000
Thomas Zizzo biography
How old is Thomas Zizzo? Tommy was born in 1994 in New York City, USA, making him 26 years old as of 2020. He was, however, raised in Los Angeles after his mother and father got divorced. There are very few details available about Thomas Zizzo father after his divorce from Erika Jayne. The two got divorced 1n 1996 when Tommy, as Erika fondly calls him, was less than three years old. She went on to marry Thomas Girardi, who is an attorney.
Who is Thomas Zizzo ex-wife?
Thomas Zizzo and Erika Jayne got together in the early 1990s after the two met in a club in Manhattan. Thomas Zizzo Sr worked as a professional DJ, and after the two met, they got married. In 1996, they parted ways, and Erika took custody of their son. A few years later, in 1999, she got married to Thomas Girardi.
They met at Chasen's in West Hollywood, where she was working at the time, serving cocktails, while Girardi was a frequent patron. Six months after the meeting, they got engaged, and the rest was history. The two have been together for over two decades until late last year (2020), when it was reported that she filed for divorce. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star in an exclusive interview told E!
After much consideration, I have decided to end my marriage to Tom Girard. This is not a step taken lightly or easily. I have great love and respect for Tom and for our years and the lives we built together. It is my absolute wish to proceed through this process with respect and with the privacy that both Tom and I deserved; I request others give us that privacy as well.
Officer Thomas Zizzo attended Rhodes school, New York College, and later on, after enrollment, he got into the Los Angeles Police Department Academy. He graduated in 2014, and later in the same year in November, Thomas Zizzo LAPD received a congratulatory message from the Jersey City Police Activity League from a tweet they shared on their Twitter account. Prior to his enrollment to the United States Police Force, he was an explorer at Jersey City.
Despite Erika always being in the limelight, Tommy has managed to keep his life private from social media, and his mother respects his wishes. She recently posted a photo of him in his uniform, and she received a negative comment about his son being an officer. She quickly responded to it by saying,
My son was brought up NOT to be racist. His job is to protect and serve ALL, not just people that have his skin color.
Thomas Zizzo net worth
Tommy's net worth is estimated at $500 000. As a police officer, he is paid within the range of $51,000 to $68,000 per year.
Thomas Zizzo Jr is currently stationed in Los Angeles, where he continues to act on his mandate to serve and protect the people. It is unknown if he is in touch with his biological father; however, he does have a caring mother who enjoys dotting on him.
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