Thomas McDonell

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Thomas McDonell
Born (1986-05-02) May 2, 1986 (age 26)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present
 
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Thomas McDonell
Born (1986-05-02) May 2, 1986 (age 26)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present

Thomas McDonell (born May 2, 1986)[1] is an American actor, musician, and artist. He appeared in The Forbidden Kingdom with Jet Li, and in Twelve, starring Chace Crawford. McDonell played the main role in 2011 teenage film Prom as Jesse Richter, alongside Aimee Teegarden. He has guest-starred in Suburgatory as Tessa's boyfriend. He will star in the high school film The Spectacular Now.[2][3] He is the lead singer and guitarist for the band Moon.[4] As a visual artist, McDonell has exhibited his own work internationally[5] and has curated several exhibitions including a video art show at a Best Buy in New York.[6]

McDonell was raised in Manhattan, New York,[7] and attended boarding school in Andover, Massachusetts.[8] He graduated from New York University. His mother, Joan, is a writer, and his father, Terry McDonell, is editor of the Sports Illustrated Group Sports Illustrated.[7][9] His brother is writer Nick McDonell.[10]

Filmography

YearTitleRoleNotes
2008Forbidden Kingdom Young Southie
2010 Twelve Kid in Plaid Tie
2011 Prom Jessie Richter
2012 Suburgatory Scott Strauss 3 episodes ("Driving Miss Dalia", "The Casino Trip", "Sex and The Suburbs")
2012 Fun Size Aaron Riley Release date: 26th October 2012

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