If you are a fan of the popular game show Family Feud, you might have wondered if the host Steve Harvey has any family ties to one of his co-stars, Thomas “Nephew Tommy” Miles. The two have a great chemistry on screen, and they often joke and banter with each other and the contestants. But are they really related, or is it just a stage name?
The answer is yes, Tommy Miles is indeed related to Steve Harvey. He is his nephew, hence the nickname “Nephew Tommy”. According to Steve Harvey’s official website Tommy is the son of Steve’s sister Kate and her husband Thomas Wesley Miles Sr. He was born on May 18, 1967, in Houston, Texas.
Tommy Miles followed his uncle’s footsteps and pursued a career in comedy and entertainment. He started as a stand-up comedian in the mid-1980s, and later became a regular on the syndicated radio show The Steve Harvey Morning Show, where he is best known for his hilarious prank phone calls. He also appeared on several TV shows, such as Showtime at the Apollo, The Parkers, and Who’s Got Jokes?
In 2010, Tommy joined his uncle as the co-host of Family Feud, where he serves as the announcer and the warm-up act for the studio audience. He also hosts his own spin-off show, Celebrity Family Feud Africa, which premiered in 2020. In addition, he has starred in several movies, such as N-Secure, Baggage Claim, and Think Like a Man.
Tommy Miles is married to Jacqueline Miles, whom he wed in 2016. He has three children from a previous marriage: Thomas Miles III, Jhordyn Miles, and Sydnei Miles. He is also a proud member of Omega Psi Phi fraternity, like his uncle Steve.
Tommy Miles and Steve Harvey are more than just co-workers and friends. They are family, and they share a bond that goes beyond the screen. They are both successful comedians, actors, and hosts who have entertained millions of people with their humor and charisma. They are also devoted husbands and fathers who value their loved ones. They are indeed a family feud that we love to watch.