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Thomas Merdis (1945–2008)

Thomas Merdis was born on September 4, 1945 in Frierson, Louisiana, USA as Merdis Thomas. He was an actor, known for Super Mario Bros. (1993), My Cousin Vinny (1992) and A Time to Kill (1996). He died on June 1, 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. See full bio »


(age 62) in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Known For

My Cousin Vinny Man in Town Square
A Time to Kill Reverend Ollie Agee
Fast Food Sign Workman


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 2008 Pulse 3
Caleb Wilkie
 2006 The Last Adam
Church Member #1
 2006 Forgiven
Mr. Mills
 2002 The Greenskeeper
Otis Washington
 2001 Sheena (TV Series)
- The Treasure of Sienna Mende (2001) ... Meshudu
 2001 Tara (Video)
 1998 Carriers (TV Movie)
 1996 Savannah (TV Series)
Disgruntled worker #1
- Diary of a Mad Rich Wife (1996) ... Disgruntled worker #1
 1996 A Time to Kill
Reverend Ollie Agee
 1989-1994 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Maybelle's Chauffeur / Travis
- Maybelle Returns (1994) ... Maybelle's Chauffeur
- Sister, Sister (1989) ... Travis
 1993 Super Mario Bros.
 1992 My Cousin Vinny
Man in Town Square
 1989 Fast Food
Sign Workman
 1988 Travelin' Trains (Short)
Hobo Camp Leader

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