Tony Thomas (producer)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

Tony Thomas
BornCharles Anthony Thomas
(1948-12-07) December 7, 1948 (age 65)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationTV/film Producer/Director
Years active1971-present
Spouse(s)Ann Souder (2005-present)
 
Jump to: navigation, search
Tony Thomas
BornCharles Anthony Thomas
(1948-12-07) December 7, 1948 (age 65)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationTV/film Producer/Director
Years active1971-present
Spouse(s)Ann Souder (2005-present)


Charles Anthony "Tony" Thomas (born December 7, 1948) is an American television and film producer, who has produced TV series Nurses, Herman's Head, Blossom, Empty Nest, Benson, Beauty and the Beast, The Golden Girls, It's a Living, as well as Dead Poets Society. Thomas got his start in Hollywood film/TV production work at Screen Gems, where he worked as an associate producer on the acclaimed television movie Brian's Song. By 1974 he would team with producer Paul Junger Witt and wife Susan Harris to form a TV production company, Witt-Thomas-Harris, which would crank out numerous successful television series from the 1970's into to the 1990's.

Thomas is the son of Danny Thomas, and the younger brother of actresses Terre Thomas and Marlo Thomas. He married Ann Souder on Christmas Eve, 2005 in Montecito, California. Thomas was born in Hollywood, California.

Thomas serves as a member of the ALSAC/St. Jude Boards of Directors and Governors, directing the operation of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital that his father had founded.

External links[edit]