Biography

David "Dave" Thomas (born May 20, 1949) is a Canadian comedian and actor. He was born in St. Catharines, Ontario, but moved to Durham, North Carolina where his father, John E. Thomas, attended Duke University and earned a PhD in Philosophy. Thomas attended George Watts and Moorehead elementary schools. The family moved back to Dundas, Ontario in 1961 where he attended Dundas District high school and later, graduated with an honours Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. Thomas was granted an honorary doctorate from McMaster University November 20, 2009.

David "Dave" Thomas (born May 20, 1949) is a Canadian comedian and actor. He was born in St. Catharines, Ontario, but moved to Durham, North Carolina where his father, John E. Thomas, attended Duke University and earned a PhD in Philosophy. Thomas attended George Watts and Moorehead elementary schools. The family moved back to Dundas, Ontario in 1961 where he attended Dundas District high school and later, graduated with an honours Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. Thomas was granted an honorary doctorate from McMaster University November 20, 2009.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 64

Birthday 1949-05-20

Place of Birth St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

Official Site https://www.davethomas.com

Also Known As

  • Dave 'Canadian' Thomas
  • David Thomas

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 I Thought I Told You To Shut Up!! as Himself
2015 Misery Loves Comedy as Himself
2012 Perception (1 episode) as Bill Duffy
2012 The Legend of Korra (1 episode) as Additional Voices (voice)
2009 Bob & Doug (10 episodes)
2007 Bob & Doug McKenzie's Two-Four Anniversary as Doug McKenzie
2006 Angel Wars: Guardian Force - Episode 3: Grace And Glory as Michael
2006 Second City: First Family of Comedy (3 episodes) as Himself
2006 Brother Bear 2 as Tuke (voice)
2006 As Seen on TV: The K-Tel Story as Narrator
2005 Santa's Slay as Pastor Timmons
2005 Bones (1 episode) as Andrew Jursic
2005 Angel Wars: Guardian Force - Episode 2: Over The Moon as Michael
2005 Weeds (1 episode) as Dr. Bertner
2005 The Aristocrats as Himself
2004 Angel Wars: Guardian Force - Episode 1: About Face as Michael
2004 Love on the Side as Red
2004 Intern Academy as Dr. Omar Olson
2004 Paths of Discovery: The Making of Brother Bear as Himself
2004 Who's Your Daddy? as Carl Hughes
2003 Beethoven's 5th as Freddy Kablinski
2003 Arrested Development (5 episodes)
2003 Sing Along Songs: Brother Bear - On My Way as Tuke (voice)
2003 Brother Bear as Tuke (voice)
2002 Fancy Dancing as Uncle Billy Gemmill
2001 The Legend of Tarzan (7 episodes)
2001 Rat Race as Harold Grisham
2001 Primetime Glick (30 episodes)
2000 Even Stevens (1 episode)
1999 Mission Hill (5 episodes)
1998 That '70s Show (1 episode)
1998 CatDog (1 episode)
1997 Pippi Longstocking as Thunder-Karlsson (voice)
1997 King of the Hill (11 episodes)
1996 Kidz in the Wood as Tom Foster
1995 Picture Perfect as Ernie Barrett
1993 Grace Under Fire (111 episodes) as Russell Norton
1993 Cold Sweat as Larry
1992 Raw Toonage (12 episodes)
1992 Boris and Natasha as Boris Badunov
1990 The Dave Thomas Comedy Show (5 episodes)
1989 The Simpsons (2 episodes)
1989 Camp Candy (44 episodes)
1989 Rocket Boy as Rocketboy
1986 Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood as Professor Henry Osgood
1985 My Man Adam as Jerry Swit
1985 Follow That Bird as Sam Sleaze
1985 The Last Polka as Narrator
1985 Martin Short: Concert for the North Americas
1985 The Canadian Conspiracy
1984 The New Show (1 episode)
1983 Strange Brew as Doug McKenzie
1982 The Billy Crystal Comedy Hour (1 episode)
1981 SCTV Network 90 (40 episodes)
1980 Double Negative as Howie
1978 Home to Stay as Petrie
1976 Second City Television (79 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode)
1972 The David Steinberg Show (14 episodes)

Writing

2013 The Blacklist (2 episodes)Writer
2007 Bob & Doug McKenzie's Two-Four Anniversary Writer
2006 Second City: First Family of Comedy (3 episodes)Writer
2005 Bones (1 episode)Writer
2004 Intern Academy Writer
1993 Bury Me in Niagara Teleplay
1993 Grace Under Fire (1 episode)Writer
1990 Maniac Mansion (1 episode)Writer
1983 Strange Brew Writer
1981 SCTV Network 90 (18 episodes)Writer

Directing

2004 Intern Academy Director
1993 Bury Me in Niagara Director
1989 The Experts Director
1986 Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood Director
1983 Strange Brew Director

Creator

Popzilla Creator
2009 Bob & Doug Creator

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