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Thomas McCarthy was born on January 30, 1966 in New Jersey, USA as Thomas Joseph McCarthy. He is an actor and writer, known for 2012 (2009), Meet the Parents (2000) and Up (2009). See full bio »
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 2010 Little Fockers
Dr. Bob (as Tom McCarthy)
 2010/I Fair Game
Jeff (as Tom McCarthy)
 2010 Jack Goes Boating
Dr. Bob Thomas (as Tom McCarthy)
 2009 The Lovely Bones
Principal Caden (as Tom McCarthy)
 2009/I 2012
Gordon Silberman (as Tom McCarthy)
 2009 Duplicity
Jeff Bauer (as Tom McCarthy)
 2009 Mammoth
Robert 'Bob' Sanders (as Tom McCarthy)
 2008 Baby Mama
Kate's Date (as Tom McCarthy)
 2008 The Wire (TV Series)
Scott Templeton
- -30- (2008) ... Scott Templeton (as Tom McCarthy)
- Late Editions (2008) ... Scott Templeton (as Tom McCarthy)
- Clarifications (2008) ... Scott Templeton (as Tom McCarthy)
- Took (2008) ... Scott Templeton (as Tom McCarthy)
- The Dickensian Aspect (2008) ... Scott Templeton (as Tom McCarthy)
 2002-2008 Law & Order (TV Series)
John Conlan / Lambert / Donald Housman
- Darkness (2008) ... John Conlan (as Tom McCarthy)
- Bodies (2003) ... Lambert (as Tom McCarthy)
- The Ring (2002) ... Donald Housman
 2007 Michael Clayton
Walter (voice, as Tom McCarthy)
 2006 Beautiful Ohio
William 30's (as Tom McCarthy)
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers
James Bradley (as Tom McCarthy)
 2006/I The Situation
Major Hanks (as Tom McCarthy)
 2006 All the King's Men
Editor (as Tom McCarthy)
 2005 Syriana
Fred Franks (as Tom McCarthy)
 2005 Good Night, and Good Luck.
Palmer Williams (as Tom McCarthy)
 2005 The Great New Wonderful
Davie Burbage (segment "David and Allison's Story") (as Tom McCarthy)
 2004 The Last Shot
Agent Pike (as Tom McCarthy)
 2002 The Guru
 2001 The Practice (TV Series)
Kevin Riley
- The Day After (2001) ... Kevin Riley
 2000 Certain Guys
Mitch (as Tom McCarthy)
 2000 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Peter Hanks
- Do You Wanna Dance? (2000) ... Peter Hanks
 2000 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Nick Ganzner
- Contact (2000) ... Nick Ganzner (as Tom McCarthy)
 2000 D.C. (TV Series)
Joseph Scott
- Truth (2000) ... Joseph Scott
 1998 Saint Maybe (TV Movie)
Ian Bedloe
 1998 Spin City (TV Series)
- Bye, Bye, Birdie (1998) ... Priest (as Tom McCarthy)
 1998 In My Sister's Shadow (TV Movie)
Michael Butler (as Thomas Joseph McCarthy)
 1997 Conspiracy Theory
Helicopter Spotter
 1996 Mary & Tim (TV Movie)
Tim Melville
 1996 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Gus Farina
- Toy Soldiers (1996) ... Gus Farina
 1993 Rift
Bartender #1
 1992 Crossing the Bridge
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Alternate Names:

Thomas Joseph McCarthy | Tom McCarthy | Tom Mccarthy


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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Co-starred on The Wire (2002) with another actor named Thomas J. McCarthy. Both actors were credited as Tom McCarthy, but they are not related. See more »


Low-key films about disparate people who become unusual surrogate families



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Best writer/director this decade! gjb30
He just spoke to my screenwriting class tonight AshTheMovieGeek
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he's 71??? elisababe
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