Houston Tumlin Biography – Houston Tumlin Wiki
Houston Tumlin (full name Houston Lee Tumlin) was an American actor. He is best known for playing the foul-mouthed, 10-year-old Walker Bobby, son of Will Ferrell’s character Ricky Bobby, in the 2006 comedy, “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.” The 2006 comedy “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” was Tumlin’s only acting credit. In February 2021, he shared a fond memory of the film with fellow child actor Grayson Russell. “@graysoncrussell tell me a set of “brothers” more handsome. I’ll wait,” he wrote on his Instagram page.
Born on December 27, 1992, in Pell City, Alabama, Tumlin graduated from Victory’s Christian High School in 2011. He co-starred alongside Grayson Russell in “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby,” delivering one of the film’s most iconic scenes at the dinner table. According to TMZ, as of 2015, he was serving in the Army’s 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell. He also worked other jobs, like repairing telephone lines.
Houston Tumlin Age
Houston Lee Tumlin was born on December 27, 1992, in Pell City, Alabama, United States. He died on March 23, 2021, in Pelham, Alabama. He was 28 years old.
Houston Tumlin Death – Houston Tumlin Suicide
Houston Tumlin died on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at the age of 28. He took his own life with a gunshot to the head on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. inside his home in Pelham, Alabama, Shelby County Coroner Lina Evans told TMZ. His girlfriend was inside the home at the time of his death. No letter or indication of intended suicide has been found.
Houston Tumlin’s girlfriend, Charity Robertson, shared an emotional tribute to her late boyfriend. Robertson wrote on Facebook: “I’ve never experienced a hurt like this before. I feel numb, I feel defeated, I feel lost. I feel empty. My heart is absolutely shattered.
“My sweet, sweet baby.. Our time together was one of the best experiences of my life. I’ll miss your big heart, caring spirit, infectious laughter, & oh man could the list go on. I love your smart mouth, your “i’m always right” attitude (🙄), your hugs, your kisses, your touch.. Just YOU!
“I just still feel like this is a really bad dream that I can’t wake up from. One thing is for sure though, I have the absolute best guardian angel a girl could ever wish for cause everybody knows you don’t play about me. I love you so much Houston Lee & thank you for loving me so passionately and unapologetically for the time we had each other.”
Houston Tumlin Cause of Death
Houston Tumlin’s cause of death was suicide.
Houston Tumlin Instagram
Houston Tumlin’s Instagram account @_tumlin_.
Houston Tumlin Height
He was 5 feet 11¾ inches (1.82 m) tall.