Richard Thomas

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Richard Earl Thomas (born June 13, 1951 height 5' 8½" (1,74 m)) is an American actor, best known as budding author John-Boy Walton in the CBS drama The Waltons. During his career, Thomas won an Emmy Award, and received nominations for another Emmy Award and two Golden Globe Awards.

During his career, Thomas won an Emmy Award, and received nominations for another Emmy Award and two Golden Globe Awards.Thomas was born in Manhattan, the son of Barbara (née Fallis) and Richard S. Thomas, in 1951. His parents were dancers with the New York City Ballet and owned the New York School of Ballet. He attended The Allen Stevenson School and the McBurney School in Manhattan. Thomas was seven when he made his Broadway debut in Sunrise at Campobello (1958) playing John Roosevelt, son of future U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

MOVIE CREDITS:
1979: Paul Bäumer - All Quiet on the Western Front
1980: Shad - Battle Beyond the Stars
1997: Narrator - Riding the Rails
2000: Jerry McNeil - Flight of the Reindeer
1977: Jimmy J. - September 30, 1955
1994: David Young - To Save the Children
1993: Richard Farley - I Can Make You Love Me
2000: Ted Hunter - The Million Dollar Kid
1991: James O'Hanlan - Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus
1985: Marty Campbell - Final Jeopardy
2011: Time After Time
1983: Hank Williams, Jr. - Living Proof: The Hank Williams, Jr. Story
1971: Harley MacIntosh - Cactus in the Snow
1997: Dr. Hugh Bud Keenan - A Thousand Men and a Baby
1971: Joshua Arnold - Red Sky at Morning
1969: Peter - Last Summer
1971: John-Boy Walton - The Homecoming: A Christmas Story
1992: Gary Brown - Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232
1991: Lieutenant Steven Scott - Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis
1971: Billy Roy - The Todd Killings
1989: Rev. Bobby Joe - Glory! Glory!
1996: Gordon Holly - What Love Sees
1998: Victor Dewlap - Big and Hairy
1982: Paul Bratter - Barefoot In the Park
2006: Bob - Wild Hearts
1974: Pvt. Henry Fleming - The Red Badge of Courage
1993: Staatsanwalt Don Weber - Precious Victims
1993: John-Boy Walton - A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion
2005: Richard Eason - Annie's Point
1980: David Benjamin - To find my son
1995: Richard Lyon - Death in Small Doses
1978: Michael Carboni - Getting Married
1997: John-Boy Walton - A Walton Easter
1979: Andrew Madison - No Other Love
1982: Kenneth Talley Jr. - Fifth Of July
1983: Will Mossup - Hobson's Choice
1998: Herb Dellenbach - Flood: A River's Rampage
1995: Jerry Thayer - The Invaders
1972: Kenny - You'll Like My Mother
1993: Paul Cowley - Linda
1981: Sandy Mueller - Berlin Tunnel 21
1969: Charley Capua - Winning
2002: Charles Ingalls - Beyond the Prairie, Part 2: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder Continues
2018: Himself - Pennywise: The Story of IT
1995: Richard Evans - The Christmas Box
2002: Rod Morgan - Anna's Dream
1961: Junge - Give Us Barabbas!
1996: Richard Evans - Timepiece
1992: Lincoln
Unforgiven
2000: Walter Gaskell - Wonder Boys
2008: Himself - Beyond a Reasonable Doubt: Making '12 Angry Men'
1988: Greg Madison - Go Toward the Light
2018: Richard Davenport - The Price for Silence
2009: Don - Taking Woodstock
2008: Cop #2 - The Lazarus Project
1958: Joey - The Christmas Tree
2001: Dr. Neal Kassell - The Miracle of the Cards
2018: Himself - Every Act of Life

TV CREDITS:
1965: The F.B.I.
1997: The Practice
2001: Attention Scum
1972: John Walton Jr. - The Waltons
2006: Howard Cottrell - Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King
1998: It's a Miracle
1979: Roots: The Next Generations
1990: Bill Denbrough - It
1998: David Robinson - The Adventures of Swiss Family Robinson
2004: The Tony Danza Show
1990: Law & Order
1989: Dr. Trask - Tales from the Crypt
1969: Marcus Welby, M.D.
1951: Hallmark Hall of Fame
2004: Century City
1993: Dave's World
1995: The Outer Limits
2002: Just Cause
2009: Ed Pratt - The Good Wife
2009: William Wolcott - White Collar
1999: Nat Randolph / Daniel Varney - Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
2013: Frank Gaad - The Americans
2010: Prof. Dwayne Kravitz - Rizzoli & Isles
1982: Narrator - Nature
2012: Mitch Barrett - Elementary
1979: Jim Warner - Roots: The Next Generations
1988: Narrator (voice) - American Experience
1994: Joe Greene - Touched by an Angel
1996: Joe Greene - Promised Land
2010: Richard Walters - Blue Bloods
2013: David Foy - The Blacklist
1961: Himself - 1, 2, 3 Go
2014: NCIS Deputy Director Ezra Van Cleef - NCIS: New Orleans
2020: Chuck Rosenberg - The Comey Rule