Tessie Sinahon Wiki – Tessie Sinahon Bio
Tessie Sinahon is wife of Yaphet Kotto. Kotto was an American actor, who known for being the first major Black James Bond villain, has died at the age of 81.
Kotto’s wife, Tessie Sinahon, first revealed the news on Facebook, while Kotto’s agent confirmed his death to Variety. “You played a villain in some of your movies but for me, you’re a real hero and to a lot of people also. A good man, a good father, a good husband, and a decent human being,” Sinahon said.
Her age is unclear.
Tessie Sinahon And Yaphet Kotto
Sinahon and Kotto first met in 1995.
According to a report, Sinahon met Kotto in a brief encounter at an airport, and “meet-cute” ended in a three-year-long relationship before the pair got married in 1998.
Sinahon did not have children but Kotto has six children with his two ex-wives.
Not much is known about his children as Kotto kept his personal life private.
Yaphet Kotto Death
Yaphet Kotto, the American actor known for being the first major Black James Bond villain, has died at the age of 81.
Born in New York in 1939, Kotto played villain Kananga and alter ego, Mr. Big, in Roger Moore’s first Bond movie, Live & Let Die, in 1973. It followed appearances in TV shows including Hawaii Five-O and The Big Valley. Kotto went on to play technician Dennis Parker in Alien in 1979.
Yaphet Kotto’s Ex Wives
Kotto was married three times. He was first married in 1959 to Rita Ingrid Dittman.
The couple went on to have three kids however they later divorced.
Kotto married his second wife in 1965.
Toni Pettyjohn and Kotto had three kids before divorcing in 1989.