Biography

is a Welsh-born New Zealand actor and writer, best known for his film, television and stage roles. Thomas was born in Llanelli, south Wales, to a fluent Welsh-speaking family. His grandmother's interest in drama awakened an early interest in acting. After leaving school he trained as a quantity surveyor, but grew bored with office work. He attended Liverpool University, completing a BA in English Literature and in Celtic Studies and English Literature. While at university he began writing and acting in university revues. He continued his studied as Oxford University, gaining a Masters degree in Literature.

While at Oxford, Thomas met and married a New Zealander, and after completing his studies they moved initially to Australia (where he lectured at La Trobe University) and then, in 1976, to Wellington. Here he taught romantic and Victorian poetry at Victoria University, before becoming a fulltime actor and writer the following year

is a Welsh-born New Zealand actor and writer, best known for his film, television and stage roles. Thomas was born in Llanelli, south Wales, to a fluent Welsh-speaking family. His grandmother's interest in drama awakened an early interest in acting. After leaving school he trained as a quantity surveyor, but grew bored with office work. He attended Liverpool University, completing a BA in English Literature and in Celtic Studies and English Literature. While at university he began writing and acting in university revues. He continued his studied as Oxford University, gaining a Masters degree in Literature.

While at Oxford, Thomas met and married a New Zealander, and after completing his studies they moved initially to Australia (where he lectured at La Trobe University) and then, in 1976, to Wellington. Here he taught romantic and Victorian poetry at Victoria University, before becoming a fulltime actor and writer the following year

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 12

Birthday 1945-06-11

Place of Birth Llanelli, South Wales, UK

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Also Known As

  • Джеффри Томас

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Adrift as Peter
2016 The Light Between Oceans as Cyril Chipper
2015 The Dead Room as Scott Cameron
2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as King Thror
2011 Emilie Richards - Sehnsucht nach Paradise Island as Mr. Ward
2010 Moonson India God of Life as narratore
2008 Legend of the Seeker (1 episode) as George Cypher
2001 Mercy Peak (60 episodes)
2000 Dark Knight as Mordour
1995 Forgotten Silver as Narrator (voice)
1995 Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (2 episodes)
1991 Hunting as Larry Harris

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