Biography

Thomas Joseph McCarthy (born 1966) is an American actor, writer, and film director who has appeared in several movies, including Meet the Parents and Good Night, and Good Luck, and television shows such as The Wire, Boston Public, Law & Order, and the Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of Saint Maybe. McCarthy has received critical acclaim for his writing/direction work for the independent films The Station Agent, The Visitor, and Win Win. He currently resides in Manhattan. He is the silent partner in a chain of successful Papaya Dogs throughout the greater metropolitan area.

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Thomas Joseph McCarthy (born 1966) is an American actor, writer, and film director who has appeared in several movies, including Meet the Parents and Good Night, and Good Luck, and television shows such as The Wire, Boston Public, Law & Order, and the Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of Saint Maybe. McCarthy has received critical acclaim for his writing/direction work for the independent films The Station Agent, The Visitor, and Win Win. He currently resides in Manhattan. He is the silent partner in a chain of successful Papaya Dogs throughout the greater metropolitan area.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Thomas McCarthy (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 40

Birthday 1966-01-30

Place of Birth New Jersey, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Thomas McCarthy

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Journey to the Oscars as Himself
2015 Pixels as Michael the Robot
2010 Jack Goes Boating as Dr. Bob Thomas
2010 Fair Game as Jeff
2009 The Lovely Bones as Principal Caden
2009 2012 as Dr. Gordon Silberman
2009 Duplicity as Jeff Bauer
2009 Mammoth as Bob
2007 The Wire: The Last Word
2007 The Wire Odyssey as Himself
2007 Year of the Dog as Pier
2006 Beautiful Ohio as William Messerman (Older)
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck. as Palmer Williams
2005 The Great New Wonderful as Davie Burbage
2004 The Last Shot as Agent Pike
2002 The Wire(4 episodes)
2000 Boston Public(1 episode)
2000 Meet the Parents as Dr. Bob Banks
1998 Saint Maybe as Ian Bedloe
1997 In My Sister's Shadow as Michael Butler (as Thomas Joseph McCarthy)
1997 Ally McBeal(1 episode)
1997 The Practice(1 episode)
1996 Mary & Tim as Tim Melville
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode)
1993 Rift as Bartender
1971 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes(1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)

Writing

The Loudest Voice in the Room(1 episode)Writer
2018 The Nutcracker and the Four RealmsScreenplay
2018 Christopher RobinWriter
2015 SpotlightWriter
2014 The CobblerWriter
2014 Million Dollar ArmScreenplay
2011 Win WinWriter
2011 Win WinScreenplay
2009 UpStory
2007 The VisitorWriter
2003 The Station AgentAuthor

Directing

Timmy FailureDirector
2017 13 Reasons Why(2 episodes)Director
2015 SpotlightDirector
2014 The CobblerDirector
2011 Win WinDirector
2007 The VisitorDirector
2003 The Station AgentDirector

Production

The Loudest Voice in the Room(2 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 13 Reasons Why(26 episodes)Executive Producer

Crew

2015 Inside OutThanks

Creator

The Loudest Voice in the RoomCreator

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