American Actor Tim Allen Mugshot captivated the viewers’ attention after he opened up about the infamous drug Arrest during the WTF With Marc Maron podcast.
Timothy Alan Dick, famed by his onscreen name Tim Allen is an established Actor. He rose to prominence of success after playing Tim “The Toolman” Taylor on the ABC sitcom Home Improvement and Mike Baxter on the ABC/Fox sitcom Last Man Standing.
Besides acting, the Home Improvement Actor played Scott Calvin and Santa Claus in the Santa Clause franchise and voiced Buzz Lightyear in the Toy Story franchise.
The Actor has made a remarkable impression on viewers in movies and series like Topical Snow, Galaxy Quest, Zoom, Joe somebody, Wild Hogs, The Six Wies of Henery Lefay, and EI Camino Christmas, in which he has appeared.
Despite having an established career in acting, Tim began his career in the entertainment industry as Comedian in 1975.
The details of Allen’s arrest, but John F. Wukovits’ book Tim Allen (Overcoming Adversity) where he covers Allen was set up by an undercover officer named Michael Pifer, who allegedly had been following the amateur drug dealer for months.
His book claims Allen unwittingly gave the brown Adidas gym bag filled with cocaine to the officer and was handcuffed instead of receiving the expected $42,000.
Tim Allen Mugshot Update: Was He Arrested For Drug Trafficking?
On October 2, 1978, Tim got handcuffed at the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport for possessing over 650 grams (1.43 lb) of cocaine.
At 23, Tim was sentenced to two years and four months in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges, and his mugshot has followed the Last man Standing Actor through his entire career.
He was detained for drunk driving in Birmingham, Michigan, in 1998. His blood alcohol level at the time was 0.15, over double the Michigan legal limit.
Tim, the Actor, was charged with a DUI in 1988, given a one-year probationary period, and a court-mandated admission into a rehab facility for alcohol misuse.
During the WTF With Marc Maron podcast, he touched on several topics, including his drug conviction and time in federal prison.
Furthermore, the 70 years old Actor explains that he started drinking in his youth, exacerbated after a car crash killed his Father in Colorado.
Is Tim Allen Still In Jail?
FollowingTim’s arrest, the Actor pleaded guilty to felony drug trafficking charges. He provided the names of other dealers in exchange for a sentence of three to seven years rather than possible life imprisonment.
In 1981, after being released from prison, he returned to comedy. After relocating to Los Angeles, he frequently appeared at The Comedy Store.
Sandstone, a Minnesota prisoner who had served two years, and four months in federal prison, was released on parole on June 12, 1981.
In 1998, Western Michigan awarded the Comedian an honorary fine arts degree and the Distinguished Alumni Award.
Tim Allen Family
Tim Allen married Laura Deibel on April 7, 1984. He, with his wife, has a daughter, Katherine.
Following his divorce from Laura, after dating for more than five years, he married Actress Jane Hajduk in a small private ceremony in Grand Lake, Colorado, on October 7, 2006.
The Actor and Jane have a 14 year-old daughter named Elizabeth Allen.
Besides acting, Tim, a car enthusiast, has participated in endurance racing for Saleen in a co-owned car in the 1990s, including the 24 Hours of Daytona.
Tim, a Distinguished Alumni Award winner, is often involved in philanthropic efforts to help reduce homelessness.