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Tom Wright

1952-11-29 Englewood, New Jersey, USA

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Harold Thomas Wright is an American television and theatre actor. Wright has appeared in over 40 stage productions on and off Broadway. He began his acting career as an original member of The People's Light and Theater Company outside of Philadelphia. Wright also spent four years at the National Playwrights Conference and two summers at the Sundance Institute. On Broadway, he performed in A Taste of Honey which received two Tony Award nominations. Some of the notable theaters in which he has appeared include the American Place Theater, Manhattan Theater Club, New York Theater Workshop, Actors Theater of Louisville, Center Stage, Yale Repertory Theater, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Hartford Stage, Los Angeles Stage and Film, and Theatre De La Jeune Lune in Minneapolis starring in Farthest From The Sun with Steve Guttenberg. In 1987, he played a hitchhiker in the horror film Creepshow 2. Wright co-starred in the feature films Barbershop and Barbershop 2: Back in Business with Ice Cube. He also co-starred with Angela Bassett as her ex-lover in Sunshine State, his fifth film with writer/director John Sayles. The other four Sayles films include: Passion Fish, City of Hope, Matewan and The Brother from Another Planet. Since then he co-starred in another Sayles feature, Honeydripper. In 2000, Wright won the Best Actor Award at the Santa Monica Film Festival for his portrayal of John Shed in the indie film Dumbarton Bridge. He has played roles on several television programs but is best known for playing Mr. Morgan, Yankees co-worker of character George Costanza (Jason Alexander) on Seinfeld; and the hybrid alien Tuvix in the Star Trek: Voyager episode "Tuvix".


The Locksmith Chief Stern 2023-02-03
That's Amor Henry 2022-08-25
The Divorce Party Sacks 2019-02-14
A Brother's Honor Ben Bradford 2019-09-18
#Truth Donald Cooper 2019-02-15
Higher Power Tom Davis the Talk Show Host 2018-05-11
Spell Edmund 2018-10-11
Message from the King Waylon 2017-05-10
Transformers: The Last Knight Military Attache 2017-06-16
Inhumans: The First Chapter George Ashland 2017-09-01
The Last Bid Harris 2016-04-25
Within Detective Pascal 2016-10-18
Rebirth The Expert 2016-04-17
South32 Sgt. Kake 2016-07-04
The Diabolical Curtis (as Thomas Wright) 2015-03-16
Stockholm, Pennsylvania Detective Timms 2015-01-23
Starting from Scratch Homeless Stan 2014-11-24
Beyond the Lights Reverend Brown 2014-11-14
Things Never Said Daniel 2013-09-06
Rift Lietenant Neal 2011-05-15
The Cursed Willie Gar 2010-02-06
Burning Palms Maxwell Barron 2010-04-23
The Imposter Popeye 2008-10-12
Bohica Horowitz 2008-04-12
Sinner Officer Thomas 2007-03-26
Honeydripper Cool Breeze 2007-09-10
Rampage: The Hillside Strangler Murders Detective Bryant 2006-01-10
Striking Range John Hatem 2006-06-01
World Trade Center Officer Reynolds 2006-08-09
Chasing Ghosts Tom Shields 2005-05-11
American Fusion Dr. Lee / Lethal Killah 2005-01-01
Barbershop 2: Back in Business Detective Williams 2004-01-20
In Your Eyes Phil 2004-02-01
Hangman's Curse Dan Carillo 2003-09-12
Betrayal Detective Stan 2003-08-01
Barbershop Detective Williams 2002-04-01
P.S. Your Cat Is Dead! Fred Gable 2002-01-01
Contagion Tom Brenner 2002-05-15
The Keyman Popeye 2002-08-02
Sunshine State Flash Phillips 2002-06-21
Alex in Wonder Sebastian 2001-03-09
Pursuit of Happiness Thom 2001-01-17
Layover Detective Mills 2001-08-22
The Prime Gig Marvin Sanders 2000-01-01
Funny Valentines Dr. Thomas Holder 1999-02-14
The Pentagon Wars Maj. William Sayers 1998-02-28
Palmetto John Renick 1998-02-20
Murder at 1600 Cooper 1997-04-18
Playing Dangerous 2 Alton Broom 1996-06-06
My Fellow Americans Jim 1996-12-20
Forget Paris Tommy 1995-05-19
Excessive Force II: Force on Force Grant Thompson 1995-08-29
Tales from the Hood Martin Moorehouse 1995-05-24
White Man's Burden Lionel 1995-12-01
Men of War Jamaal 1994-09-04
Vault of Horror I Mitch 1994-07-02
Amityville: A New Generation Morgue Attendant 1993-09-29
Acting on Impulse Dave Byers 1993-07-10
Weekend at Bernie's II Charles 1993-07-09
Passion Fish Luther 1992-12-11
Past Midnight Lee Samuels 1991-01-01
City of Hope Malik 1991-10-11
Dead in the Water Hotel Clerk 1991-12-04
Murder in Black and White Walt Payne 1990-01-07
Marked for Death Charles 1990-10-05
Reversal of Fortune Jack 1990-10-05
Street Hunter Riley 1990-11-02
Troop Beverly Hills James Shakar 1989-03-22
Vietnam War Story: The Last Days Captain Berry (segment "The Last Outpost") 1989-01-01
Creepshow 2 The Hitchhiker (segment "The Hitchhiker") 1987-05-01
Matewan Tom 1987-08-28
Streetwalkin' Henchman #1 1985-09-20
The Brother from Another Planet Sam 1984-09-07
Alphabet City Chauffeur 1984-03-04
OK Today Tomorrow 1983-01-01
The Soldier Faux Businessman 1982-06-01
Subway Riders On the Waterfront 1981-04-02
Underground U.S.A. Frank 1980-11-06
Tomcats Old Man 1977-04-01