Tommy Lee (born Thomas Lee Bass; October 3, 1962) is an American musician, and founding member of hard rock band Mötley Crüe. As well as being the band's long-term drummer, Lee founded rap-metal band Methods of Mayhem, and has pursued solo musical projects. He was previously married to actresses Heather Locklear, and Pamela Anderson, with whom he has two children. Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson are also famous for their Sex Tape.
Lee was born in Athens, Greece. His mother, Vassiliki "Voula" Papadimitriou, was Miss Greece in 1957, and his father, David Lee Thomas Bass, was a US Army serviceman of Welsh descent. He has one younger sister, Athena Kottak (b. 1964), who is currently the drummer of Kottak. His family moved to California a year after his birth. Lee received his first drum when he was four. However he received his first real drum kit when he was a teenager.
At that time, he was listening to Kiss, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin and Judas Priest. As he started listening to Kiss, his main drum influence became Peter Criss. After transferring from South Hills High School; he joined the marching band at Royal Oak High School (now Royal Oak Middle School) in Covina, California, but
Films in competition for the 2014 Palme d'Or award at the May 14-25 Cannes Film Festival. The name of the film is followed by its director.
"Sils Maria," Olivier Assayas
"Saint Laurent," Bertrand Bonello
"Kis Uykusu" ("Winter's Sleep ...
PARIS (AP) — David Cronenberg deconstructs Hollywood, Tommy Lee Jones goes Western, and reclusive New Wave legend Jean-Luc Godard returns in 3-D in films competing for top honors at next month's Cannes Film Festival.
Organizers of the ritzy Riviera festival ...
PARIS (AP) — Films by Tommy Lee Jones, Jean Luc Godard among 18 movies in running for top Cannes prize.
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On Thursday, Thierry Frémaux will unveil the lineup for the 67th running of the Cannes Film Festival. Speculation, comme d’habitude, has been rife for at least the past month as to which titles may make the trip to the ...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A woman has died after collapsing at the finish line of a half marathon in downtown Galveston over the weekend.
The Galveston County Daily News (http://bit.ly/1eJKCwU ) reports that organizers of the Run Like a ...