LaMarcus Tinker was once married to Shari Butler. However, within few years of married life they announced their separation and they finally got divorced in 2014.
Tinker was enrolled at West Briar Middle School. Then he joined High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice. As he was interested in acting since his childhood days, he also studied theater there. He finally made his acting appearance in September of 2009 and that was in the television series, Friday Night Lights. He played his first feature film in 2012 and he has been active in producing and directing movie since 2012. His net worth is rumored to be around $1 million.