Henry Thomas

Actor + Musician
Born Sep 9, 1971

Henry Jackson Thomas, Jr. is an American actor and musician. He has appeared in more than 40 films and is best known for his role as Elliott in the 1982 Steven Spielberg film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and the 1984 film Cloak & Dagger.

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1971 Birth Born on September 9, 1971.


1998 26 Years Old 1 More Event
Moving to Los Angeles in 1998, the band dissolved, but Thomas continued to write and record songs.


2003 31 Years Old In 2003, Thomas worked with Nikki Sudden on the music for Mika Kaurismäki's film Honey Baby, which featured four original songs written and performed by Thomas as the fictitious musician Tom Brackett. … Read More
2011 39 Years Old …  He is currently both an actor and musician and starred in the 2011 film The Last Ride (2011) as musician Hank Williams Sr. In the ABC series Betrayal, he plays T.J. Karsten. … Read More
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