Terrell "T.O." Owens

Known for his spectacular touchdown celebrations as much as his aggressive off-field personality, former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens has etched his way into the NFL history books. Owens set franchise and league ... Read more »
Born: 12/06/1973 in Alexander City, Alabama, USA

Filmography

Actor (20)

The Apprentice 2009 - 2010, 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Contestant

About Last Night 2014 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Bound 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Brooklyn Nine-Nine 2014 (Tv Show)

Himself

Playmakers of New Orleans 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

90210 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Go On 2012 - 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Stars in Danger: The High Dive 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Contestant

Necessary Roughness 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Single Ladies 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

The T.O. Show 2008 - 2011 (TV Show)

Actor

Pros vs. Joes 2009 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Superstars 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Tosh.0 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 36th Annual NAACP Image Awards 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2004 ESPY Awards 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The Tracy Morgan Show 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Jersey 1999 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Any Given Sunday 1999 (Movie)

Special Appearance (Actor)

The World Dog Awards (TV Show)

Himself
Producer (1)

The T.O. Show 2008 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Biography

Known for his spectacular touchdown celebrations as much as his aggressive off-field personality, former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens has etched his way into the NFL history books. Owens set franchise and league records over a 14-year career that saw him making six Pro Bowl appearances, as well as hours upon hours of highlight reels. T.O., as he has come to be known, played for five NFL teams before moving to the Indoor Football League in 2012. As one of the NFL's all-time leading receivers, he has gone down as one of the most successful players to have ever occupied the position.

EDUCATION

University of Tennessee

1993 - 1996

Milestones

2010

Signed a one year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals reportedly worth $2 million, with another $2 million possible from bonuses

2009

Signed a 1-year, $6.5 million contract with the Buffalo Bills

2009

Produced and starred on VH1 reality series "The T.O. Show"

2008

Made acting debut on MyNetworkTV comedy series "Under One Roof"

2006

Signed a 3 year, $25 million deal, including a $5 million signing bonus, with a $5 million first year salary with the Dallas Cowboys

2005

Played for the Eagles at Super Bowl XXXIX against the New England Patriots

2004

Released the autobiography Catch This! Going Deep with the NFL's Sharpest Weapon

2004

Began playing for the Philadelphia Eagles

2000

Won the celebrity slam dunk competition at the 2000 NBA All-Star Game

1999

Feature film debut, playing himself, in Oliver Stone's sports drama "Any Given Sunday"

1996

Drafted by the NFL's San Francisco 49ers

Lettered in football, track, baseball, and basketball at Benjamin Russell High at his hometown of Alexander City, AL

Bonus Trivia

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Accused of missing child-support payments from four women in May 2012.

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Idolized future teammate Jerry Rice as a child.

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Appeared as himself in a 2004 "Desperate Housewives" sketch on "Monday Night Football" which was criticized for its overt sexuality.

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Allegedly spit on cornerback DeAngelo Hall during a 2006 game against the Atlanta Falcons.

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