David Howard Thornton

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David Howard Thornton was born on November 30th, 1979 in Huntsville, Alabama. He is an actor known for work in stage, film, and voice over. He is best known for his roles as Grandpa Who in the 1st- 5th national tours of "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas: The Musical", the voice of Shizoku and others in the video game "Invizimals: The Lost... See full bio »

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Terrifier Art the Clown
Gotham Orderly


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  Stream (post-production)
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  Terrifier 2 (post-production)
Art the Clown
  Night of the Living Dead 2
Shark Bait Zombie
 2021 Alma's Way (TV Series)
- No Go Mofongo/Alma Vs Eddie (2021) ... SFX Box
 2021 The Dark Offerings
Tim Cobb
 2021 The Silver Screen Scream Show (TV Series)
Special Guest
 2020 Mistress Peace Theatre (TV Series)
Art the Clown / self
- Hallowday Special II (2020) ... Art the Clown / self
 2019 The Exigency
 2019 The Bravest Knight (TV Series)
Newt / Billy Goats
- Cedric & the Potion Maker (2019) ... Newt (voice)
- Cedric & the Giant (2019) ... Billy Goats (voice)
 2017 Gotham (TV Series)
- A Dark Knight: The Blade's Path (2017) ... Orderly
 2016-2017 Nightwing: Escalation (TV Series)
The Joker
- War Drums (2017) ... The Joker
- After Grayson (2017) ... The Joker
- Remembrance (2017) ... The Joker
- The Verge (2017) ... The Joker
- Escalation (2016) ... The Joker
 2017 Powder Burns: An Original Western Audio Drama (TV Mini Series)
Sam Locker
- Some Amount of Dignity (2017) ... Sam Locker
 2016 Terrifier
Art the Clown
 2015 Miss Hokusai
Additional Voices (English version, voice)
 2013 The Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom (Video Game)
Shizoku / Metal Mutt / Toxitoad / ... (voice)
 2010 Two Worlds ii Pirates of the Flying Fortress (Video Game)
Malvic / Volran / Tengo / ...
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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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David Howard Thornton scored a 2017 Voice Arts Award nomination for his performance on the scripted podcast Western "Powder Burns"(Apple Podcasts).

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