Down 647 this week

Thomas Gomez (I) (1905–1971)

After graduating from high school in 1923, Thomas Sabino Gomez answered a help wanted ad, which resulted in his joining the Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne theater group. Prior to that time he had not considered acting as a career. He continued working as an actor with the Lunts, traveling across country and honing his acting skills. Eventually he ... See full bio »

Celebrate IMDb's 25th Anniversary with Photos We Love

IMDb turns 25 on October 17! To celebrate, we put together a gallery of some of our favorite movie, TV, and event photos from the last 25 years.

See the Photos We Love

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 people
created 30 Apr 2012
a list of 444 people
created 14 Feb 2013
a list of 28 people
created 01 Apr 2014
a list of 33 people
created 28 Aug 2014
a list of 30 people
created 2 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Thomas Gomez's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

Known For


Jump to: Actor | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (104 credits)
 1972 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
- Hidalgo (1972) ... Agustin
 1968-1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Bottirelli / Dictator
- A Friend in Deed (1969) ... Bottirelli
- One Night on Soledade (1968) ... Dictator
 1969 Bewitched (TV Series)
 1969 The Outsider (TV Series)
- Behind God's Back (1969) ... Miguel
 1969 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
El Presidente
- The Patriot (1969) ... El Presidente
 1968 Stay Away, Joe
 1968 Shadow Over Elveron (TV Movie)
Arturo Silvera
 1966 Laredo (TV Series)
Kicking Bear
- Oh Careless Love (1966) ... Kicking Bear
 1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Detective Ryan
- Nightmare (1966) ... Detective Ryan
 1965 The Virginian (TV Series)
- Beyond the Border (1965) ... Fedencio
 1964-1965 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Herr Otto Kraus / Caligula Foxe
- The Man with the Power (1965) ... Herr Otto Kraus
- Who Killed Supersleuth? (1964) ... Caligula Foxe
 1965 My Three Sons (TV Series)
- Chip O' the Islands (1965) ... Joshua
 1964 The Bing Crosby Show (TV Series)
Professor Zdueramott
- Genius at Work (1964) ... Professor Zdueramott
 1964 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Mr. Vernon / Chicago Chubby the Pool Hustler
- Ed the Pool Player (1964) ... Mr. Vernon / Chicago Chubby the Pool Hustler
 1964 Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
M. Quibideaux
- Mimi (1964) ... M. Quibideaux
 1964 Insight (TV Series)
- The Capitalist (1964) ... Ortega
 1963 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Truxton Bramley
- The Good Samaritan (1963) ... Truxton Bramley
 1961-1962 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
Antonio / Dominik
- Death in a Village (1962) ... Antonio
- Open Season (1961) ... Dominik
 1961 Summer and Smoke
Papa Zacharias
 1961 Target: The Corruptors (TV Series)
- Bite of a Tiger (1961) ... Shannon
 1961 The Power and the Glory (TV Movie)
 1960-1961 Route 66 (TV Series)
Miguel Delgado / Andre Cabateau
- Trap at Cordova (1961) ... Miguel Delgado
- A Lance of Straw (1960) ... Andre Cabateau
 1961 Michael Shayne (TV Series)
Lou Stephano
- The Man with a Cane (1961) ... Lou Stephano
 1959-1961 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Peter Sykes / Cadwallader
- Dust (1961) ... Peter Sykes
- Escape Clause (1959) ... Cadwallader
 1960 The Islanders (TV Series)
- Forbidden Cargo (1960) ... Darius
 1960 The Aquanauts (TV Series)
- Arms of Venus (1960) ... Hakim
 1960 Hong Kong (TV Series)
- Pearl Flower (1960) ... Torga
 1960 Riverboat (TV Series)
Gustaf Tourette
- The Two Faces of Grey Holden (1960) ... Gustaf Tourette
 1959 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
- Mission to Manila (1959) ... Bello
 1959 But Not for Me
Demetrios Bacos
 1959 John Paul Jones
Esek Hopkins
 1958 The Texan (TV Series)
Jake Romer
- The Man with the Solid Gold Star (1958) ... Jake Romer
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Malenkov / John Marin
- The Plot to Kill Stalin (1958) ... Malenkov
- The Dungeon (1958) ... John Marin
 1958 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
 1958 Collector's Item (TV Movie)
 1956 Trapeze
 1956 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
- Caesar and Cleopatra (1956) ... Pothinus
 1956 The Conqueror
Wang Khan
 1956 Playwrights '56 (TV Series)
- This Business of Murder (1956) ... Ivan
 1955 Night Freight
 1955 The Magnificent Matador
Don David
 1955 Las Vegas Shakedown
Al 'Gimpy' Sirago
 1955 The Looters
George Parkinson
 1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
The Boss
- The Great McGinty (1955) ... The Boss
 1955 Climax! (TV Series)
Senor Torres, Commandante of Police
- South of the Sun (1955) ... Senor Torres, Commandante of Police
 1954 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Mr. Messler
- High Green Wall (1954) ... Mr. Messler
 1954 The Adventures of Hajji Baba
Osman Aga
 1954 Center Stage (TV Series)
 1954 The Gambler from Natchez
Capt. Antoine Barbee
 1953 Medallion Theatre (TV Series)
 1953 The Motorola Television Hour (TV Series)
- Brandenburg Gate (1953) ... Lustig
 1953 Sombrero
Don Homero Calderon
 1953 Life with Luigi (TV Series)
- The Dance (1953) ... Pasquale
 1952 Pony Soldier
Natayo Smith
 1952 The Merry Widow
King of Marshovia
 1952 The Sellout
Kellwin C. Burke
 1952 Macao
Police Lt. Sebastian
 1951 The Harlem Globetrotters
Coach Abe Saperstein
 1950 Kim
 1950 The Furies
El Tigre
 1950 The Eagle and the Hawk
Gen. Liguras (The Hawk)
 1949 The Woman on Pier 13
 1949 That Midnight Kiss
Guido Russino Betelli
 1949 Sorrowful Jones
 1948 Angel in Exile
Dr. Estaban Chavez
 1948 Casbah
 1947 A Double Life
Cassio (voice, uncredited)
 1947 Captain from Castile
Father Bartolome Romero
 1947 Singapore
Mr. Mauribus
 1947 Johnny O'Clock
Guido Marchettis (as 'S. Thomas Gomez')
 1946 Swell Guy
Dave Vinson
 1946 Night in Paradise
King Croesus
 1945 Enemy Bacteria (Short)
 1945 The Daltons Ride Again
'Professor' J.K.McKenna
 1945 I'll Tell the World
J.B. Kindell
 1945 Patrick the Great
Max Wilson
 1945 Frisco Sal
Police Capt. Dan Martin
 1944 Can't Help Singing
 1944 Dead Man's Eyes
Police Capt. Drury
 1944 Bowery to Broadway
Tom Harvey
 1944 In Society
 1944 Follow the Boys
Thomas Gomez (uncredited)
 1944 Phantom Lady
Inspector Burgess
 1943 To the People of the United States (Documentary short)
Compton - Member of the Local Draft Board (uncredited)
 1943 Crazy House
N.G. Wagstaff
 1943 Corvette K-225
 1943 Frontier Badmen
 1943 White Savage
Sam Miller
 1942 Arabian Nights
 1942 Pittsburgh
Joe Malneck
 1942 Who Done It?
Col. J.R. Andrews
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "One of the Three Thieves" / "A Beggar") in "The Immortal Thief" on Broadway. Drama. Written by Tom Barry. Hampden's Theatre: 2 Oct 1926-Oct 1926 (closing date unknown/25 performances). Cast: Marie Adels (as "Naomi"), Dallas Anderson (as "Ben Sarken"), Anthony Andre (as "An Old Boatman"), Edith Barrett (as "... See more »

Alternate Names:

'S. Thomas Gomez'

Did You Know?


Biography in "Bad Boys: The Actors of Film Noir" by Karen Burroughs Hannsberry. According to this, his paternal grandfather came from Santander, Spain; his paternal grandmother came from Gibraltar; his maternal grandfather came from Strasbourg in Alsace; and his maternal grandmother came from New Market, Ireland. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
A Splendid Human Actor, Even When Villainous theowinthrop
Discuss Thomas Gomez on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page