Alum Tom Sizemore is one of Hollywood's favorite tough guys...

The Macomb Daily

"Sizing up Sizemore: One of Hollywood's favorite tough guys"

by Sam Logan Khaleghi

Hollywood actor Tom Sizemore's 20-year professional career includes such well known films as Born on the Fourth of July, True Romance (partially filmed in Detroit), Heat, Saving Private Ryan and Black Hawk Down. The Detroit native got his start at Wayne State, where he earned a bachelor's degree in theatre before going on to earn a master's in theatre at Temple University. "For me it was either go to Los Angeles or New York and attend a professional acting program," he said. "Little did I know there was one right there in Detroit through Wayne State."

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