Philip Michael Thomas
Philip Michael Thomas
Celebrated Name: Philip Michael Thomas
Real Name/Full Name: Philip Michael Thomas
Gender: Male
Age: 74 years old
Birth Date: 26 May 1949
Birth Place: Columbus, Ohio, U. S
Nationality: American
Height: 6 feet 6 inches
Weight: 86 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Cassandra Thomas
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (11)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Philip Michael Gay? NO
Profession: Actor, Musician
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in [current date format=’Y’]: $3 million
Last Updated: [current date format=’F Y’]

Phillip Michaels is a former American actor and singer. His fame peaked when he took part in a 1980 TV series known as ‘ Miami Vices.’ He acted as detective Ricardo Tubbs.

Following his success in Miami Vices, he began to act Made- for- TV movies and adverts for telephone physics.

He worked for a cell phone entertainment firm known as the Next ones as a spokesman.

He worked as a voice supplier for video games such as Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories.

Maybe you know about Philip Michael very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in [current date format=’Y’]? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Philip Michael’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Phillip Michaels was born on 26 May 1949 in Columbus, Ohio.

Phillip was born to Louis Diggs and Lulu McMorris. His father was a plant foreman at Westinghouse. He had seven half brothers with whom he grew up with them in San Bernardino, California.

Phillip made his debut in the acting field at the age of 15 years.

Phillips joined San Bernardino High School, where he later graduated in 1967. While learning, he used to work as a janitor as well to get some cash for college purposes.

Mother luck visited Phillips when he received a scholarship to a predominantly Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama. While here, Phillips studied religion and philosophy.

Following his two-year period at Oakwood College, Phillips shifted to the University of California, Riverside. While at the University of California, Phillips auditioned for ‘ Hair’ cast, which he luckily won and started to act.

Personal Life

Phillip Thomas is a vegetarian who hates smoking and drinking. Phillips tied a knot with his beloved girlfriend, Cassandra Thomas, in 1986.  God blessed the couple with five children.

After a 12-year marriage full of happiness, the two parted their ways (1998) due to some irreconcilable reasons.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 26 May 1949, Philip Michael is 74 years old as of today’s date [current date]. His height is 6 feet, 6 inches tall, and his weight is 86 kg.


Phillips began acting back in 1984 when he worked as a Ricardo Tubbs, a former NYPD police officer. According to the story of the series, Phillips came to Miami to seek revenge on the person who ended his brother’s life. He met an undercover cop, Sony Crockett, who was looking for the same person too, such a coincidence.

Miami Vices earned Phillips much cash as his earnings increased with an increase in the number of episodes.

Phillips came up with EGOT acronym, where E stands for Emmy, G for Granny, O for Oscar, and T for Tony as his dream awards he anticipated attaining one day. Unfortunately, he has not received any nomination from those awards. However, he has received the ‘People’s Choice Award and Golden Global Nomination.

Phillips took a role in ‘Nash Bridges’ back in 1997. He acted as Cedric Hawks, Postal Inspector of Unites States from Miami, paying a visit to Bridges’ Johnson’ in San Francisco.

He acted as Lace Vance, the main actor in ‘Grand theft Auto: Vice City’ in 2006.  He worked with videogames until 2006 when he decided to take a rest from acting and make music.

Music career

Phillips released ‘ Living under my Book’ music album in 1985 under Spaceship records.

Phillips featured in a song title of Miami Vices series in the “Maze” episode.

Two years later (1987), Phillips recorded a song known as ‘ The Heartbeat’ featuring Lucia Galan.

In 1988, Phillips produced ‘Somebody’ song, which did not sell well in the music market.

He made collaboration with Kathy Rahill and later produced My Miami song used as a theme song for ‘Miami Vices.’

Phillips made a deal with Florida- based Psychic Readers Network to be given the position of a spokesperson for Phillip Michael Thomas International Psychic Network.

Phillips featured in many adverts on TV and claimed to have come across the ‘most premiered Psychics ‘ of this world just through his works travels.

Phillips featured in infomercials alongside Eileen Brennan and Todd McKee as well as his daughter, Sasha Michelle.

Awards & Achievements

Philip Michael received the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series.

Net Worth & Salary of Philip Michael in [current date format=’Y’]

Philip Michael Thomas Net Worth
Philip Michael Thomas Net Worth

As of February 2024, Philip Michael has an estimated net worth of more than $3 million. Phillips did not just get to the bream of his net worth but instead worked hard for it. The acting profession and a musician earned him much income, including The Miami Vices, where his earnings increased with the episodes.

Philip Michael is a hardworking career personality whose hard work and dedication have enabled him to achieve greatness in his acting career. He is a musician as well, and the two income-earning professions have helped him to live a good life.


  1. Nice comment on Phillip M Thomas, great actor and person. Thanks. He is still handsome as ever. Great career and wonderful person.

  2. So this guy was making $25,000 per episode of Miami Vice and now only has 3 million dollars to his name? What The Fletch? I guess he made some bad moves!

  3. To have 3 Million in today’s dollars is not bad at all in my opinion. Plus we don’t know if the numbers listed here are accurate as they may not disclose all of his finances.

  4. How much does he have? Maybe he is a kindhearted person and realizes he doesn’t need to be greedy but wants to help the world by donating his money.


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