Jake Thomas

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Jake Thomas
Jake Thomas by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Thomas in 2014
BornJacob Thomas
(1990-01-30) January 30, 1990 (age 24)
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, Photographer
Years active1999–present
Website
www.jakethomas.com
 
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For the Canadian football defensive tackle, see Jake Thomas (Canadian football).
Jake Thomas
Jake Thomas by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Thomas in 2014
BornJacob Thomas
(1990-01-30) January 30, 1990 (age 24)
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, Photographer
Years active1999–present
Website
www.jakethomas.com

Jacob "Jake" Thomas (born January 30, 1990)[1] is an American actor, perhaps best known for his role as Matt McGuire, the titular character's younger brother, in the Disney Channel show Lizzie McGuire (2001–04). In 2002, he won a Young Artist Award for supporting actor for his performance in A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001). He was also seen in Cory in the House (2007–08), playing the role of Jason Stickler.

Life and career[edit]

Thomas was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, the son of Simms Thomas, a television reporter and writer, and Bob Thomas, a radio personality, actor and writer.[2] The youngest of three children, he has two older siblings, Chad and Brooke. Thomas attended Farragut High School. Thomas is a photographer and an avid cyclist.

Thomas played Eric Miller in the Without a Trace episode "Wannabe" and a young Hugh Hefner in the television movie Hefner: Unauthorized. He made a guest appearance on 3rd Rock from the Sun and guest starred in Cory in the House as Jason Stickler.

Thomas travels between Los Angeles, California and Knoxville, Tennessee. He released an album, Now and Then, marketed by Big Stick Music. He recently played Finn Avery in the YouTube web series Storytellers directed by YouTube star Joey Graceffa

Filmography[edit]

YearFilmRoleNotes
19993rd Rock from the SunKid1 episode, Y2dicK
Touched by an AngelThomas
Hefner: Unauthorized (TV)Young Hef (Age 9)aka Hugh Hefner: The True Story
The Man ShowJakeBad Old Days
2000If Tomorrow ComesYoung Adam
The CellYoung Carl Stargher
2001–2004Lizzie McGuireMatthew "Matt" McGuireSixty-five episodes, Main Role
2001A.I. Artificial IntelligenceMartin Swintonaka Artificial Intelligence: A.I.
2002Body & SoulRaymond White1 episode, Shadow Boxing
2003The Lizzie McGuire MovieMatthew "Matt" McGuire
Sixteen to Life (TV)Mike
Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure (TV)Clark 'Third' Johnson
2003–07The Grim Adventures of Billy and MandyNigel Plantervoice role; 4 episodes
2004Without a TraceEric Miller1 episode, Wannabe
DinoCrocMichael BanningDecapitated in film
Soccer Dog: European CupZach Connolly
2005Center of the UniverseWaylon1 episode, The New Neighbours
Brave: The Search for Spirit Dancer (VG)BraveVideo game,voice
2006Trick or TreatIsaac Ackerman
2007–2008Cory In the HouseJason Stickler11 episodes
2008Aces 'N' Eights (TV)Noah
ERNick1 episode, As the day she was born
Cold Case (2008)Hugh Mastersen '781 episode, Roller girl
2009Lie to MeJames Cole1 episode, Pilot
Eleventh HourBrian Dahl1 episode, Eternal
House M.D.Ryan1 episode, Unfaithful
Trust MeSteve1 episode, Odd Man Out
CSI: MiamiLucas Galinetti1 episode, Chip/Tuck
Rules of EngagementToby1 episode. Twice
Ghost WhispererAndrew Carlin1 episode, Endless Love
2010Criminal MindsScott Kagan1 episode, Middle Man
Maternal ObsessionKevinLifetime Movie
2011Secret Life of the American TeenagerBoy Dancing1 episode: "And Circumstance"
Betrayed at 17Shane RossLead role
2012NCISAlec Dell1 episode: "Namesake"
2012CSI: NYSteve Davis1 episode: "Clue: CSI"
2013-2014StorytellersFinn AverySix Episodes (Main Role)

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