Dave Thomas (I)

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Blacklist (2015-2016) | Bones (2013-2017) | Arrested Development (2005)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Dave 'Canadian' Thomas
BORN 
May 20, 1949 (age 68)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG | WGA | DGA | ACTRA | ASCAP | SAG-AFTRA  Less
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/www.davethomas.com
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (38 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (87 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Consulting Producer ( 46 episodes, 2013–2015 ) , Writer ( 5 episodes, 2013–2015 ) , Dick Scarn / Andrew Jursic ( 2 episodes, 2013–2017 )  Less 2013–2017 49
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  • Primary photo for The BlacklistThe Blacklist (TV Series) Consulting Producer ( 19 episodes, 2015–2016 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 20
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  • Primary photo for Comedy Bang! Bang!Comedy Bang! Bang! (TV Series) Burt Aukerman ( 4 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015 4
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  • Primary photo for Bounty HuntersBounty Hunters (TV Series) Jesco / Actor ( 10 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 10
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  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) Chuck Gerussi ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for PerceptionPerception (TV Series) Bill Duffy ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Shadow (Sep 10, 2012) Bill Duffy  Less
  • Primary photo for The Legend of KorraThe Legend of Korra (TV Series) Additional Voices ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Community: Abed's Master KeyCommunity: Abed's Master Key (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Pound PuppiesPound Puppies (TV Series) Agent Todd ( 2 episodes, 2011–2012 )  Less 2011–2012 2
  • Primary photo for Big BoxBig Box (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for PopzillaPopzilla (TV Series) Writer ( 11 episodes, 2009 ) , Executive Producer ( 11 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 11
    • Episode #1.11 (Oct 16, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.10 (Oct 15, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.9 (Oct 13, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Bob & DougBob & Doug (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 9 episodes, 2009 ) , Executive Producer ( 9 episodes, 2009 ) , Doug McKenzie ( 4 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 9
    • Bob and Doug Forever (Jun 21, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • New Management (Jun 14, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • Bob and Doug Go on Strike (Jun 7, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Slacker CatsSlacker Cats (TV Series) Animation Executive Creative Director ( 8 episodes, 2007–2009 )  Less 2007–2009 8
    • Garage a Trois (Jan 21, 2009) Animation Executive Creative Director  Less
    • Dolenz (Jan 19, 2009) Animation Executive Creative Director  Less
    • Buckley and Eddie Deceased (Sep 18, 2007) Animation Executive Creative Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for Bob & Doug McKenzie's Two-Four AnniversaryBob & Doug McKenzie's Two-Four Anniversary (TV Movie) Doug McKenzie, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Lane Prately / Gretta / Lane Pratley / Ambrose / Steve Goodman / T. Anderson Kearney / Toothless Loser / Wayne / Mr. Burton / Jimsey ( 15 episodes, 1998–2007 )  Less 1998–2007 15
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity DeathmatchCelebrity Deathmatch (TV Series) Director ( 9 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 9
    • Where's Lohan? (Mar 23, 2007) Director (as Dave 'Canadian' Thomas)  Less
    • What Did Nick Do? (Mar 16, 2007) Director (as Dave 'Canadian' Thomas)  Less
    • Celebrity Death Mash (Mar 2007) Director (as Dave 'Canadian' Thomas)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Good Morning WorldGood Morning World (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode )  Less 2007–  1
  • Primary photo for Ink Is ItInk Is It (TV Series) Director  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for WeedsWeeds (TV Series) Dr. Bertner ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Second City: First Family of ComedySecond City: First Family of Comedy (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2006 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 3
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Bob Hope / Rex Banner ( 2 episodes, 1997–2006 )  Less 1997–2006 2
  • Primary photo for Arrested DevelopmentArrested Development (TV Series) Trevor ( 5 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 5
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  • Primary photo for Off-MikesOff-Mikes (TV Series) Writer  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for A Beachcombers ChristmasA Beachcombers Christmas (TV Movie) Dave MacGonigal  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Wrong CoastThe Wrong Coast (TV Series) Director  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for The MulletsThe Mullets (TV Series) Consulting Producer ( 11 episodes, 2003–2004 )  Less 2003–2004 11
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  • Primary photo for The Fairly OddParentsThe Fairly OddParents (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for The Animated Adventures of Bob & Doug McKenzieThe Animated Adventures of Bob & Doug McKenzie (TV Series) Doug McKenzie  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for The True Meaning of Christmas SpecialsThe True Meaning of Christmas Specials (TV Movie) The Ghost of Christmas Specials Past (Bob Hope)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The New BeachcombersThe New Beachcombers (TV Movie) Dave MacGonigal  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Justice LeagueJustice League (TV Series) Ernst / Harv Hickman ( 4 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 4
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  • Primary photo for Mission HillMission Hill (TV Series) Dr. Eulmeyer / Mr. Czelanski ( 6 episodes, 1999–2002 )  Less 1999–2002 6
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  • Primary photo for Pet StarPet Star (TV Series) Director, Writer  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Even StevensEven Stevens (TV Series) Uncle Tug ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Primetime GlickPrimetime Glick (TV Series) Bob Hope ( 2 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 2
  • Primary photo for Henry's WorldHenry's World (TV Series) Director  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for The Legend of TarzanThe Legend of Tarzan (TV Series) Hugo ( 6 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 6
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  • Primary photo for That '70s ShowThat '70s Show (TV Series) Chris ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for MentorsMentors (TV Series) Al Sherman ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Caitlin's WayCaitlin's Way (TV Series) Horse Rustler Frank ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Whatever Happened to Micheal Ray?Whatever Happened to Micheal Ray? (TV Movie) Remote Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for CosbyCosby (TV Series) Tully ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for CrashboxCrashbox (TV Series) Animation Creative Director, Director  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Love Boat: The Next WaveLove Boat: The Next Wave (TV Series) Steve ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for CatDogCatDog (TV Series) Mean Bob / Mailman ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for Grace Under FireGrace Under Fire (TV Series) Russell Norton ( 111 episodes, 1993–1998 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1993–1998 111
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  • Primary photo for Contempt of CourtContempt of Court (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Family ChallengeFamily Challenge (TV Series) Writer (creator), Executive Producer  Less 1995–1997
  • Primary photo for Duckman: Private Dick/Family ManDuckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) Tad Venom ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Kidz in the WoodKidz in the Wood (TV Movie) Tom Foster  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Picture PerfectPicture Perfect (TV Movie) Ernie Barrett  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Red Green ShowThe Red Green Show (TV Series) Ben Franklin ( 3 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995 3
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Dave Thomas ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost MomGhost Mom (TV Movie) Director, Writer (teleplay)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for AnimaniacsAnimaniacs (TV Series) King Arthur ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for America's Funniest PeopleAmerica's Funniest People (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 1990–1993 )  Less 1990–1993 6
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  • Primary photo for Raw ToonageRaw Toonage (TV Series) Additional Voices ( 11 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 11
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  • Primary photo for The Dennis Miller ShowThe Dennis Miller Show (TV Series) Writer ( 5 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 5
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  • Primary photo for Bobby's WorldBobby's World (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 2
  • Primary photo for Boris and NatashaBoris and Natasha (TV Movie) Boris Badunov  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Camp CandyCamp Candy (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Inside America's Totally Unsolved LifestylesInside America's Totally Unsolved Lifestyles (TV Movie) Himself, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Parker Lewis Can't LoseParker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) Lionel Tower ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Maniac MansionManiac Mansion (TV Series) Hudgie DeRobertis ( 1 episode, 1991 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Dave Thomas Comedy ShowThe Dave Thomas Comedy Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters ( 5 episodes, 1990 ) , Writer ( 5 episodes, 1990 ) , Executive Producer ( 5 episodes, 1990 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 5
    • Episode #1.5 (Jun 25, 1990) Himself / Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Jun 18, 1990) Himself / Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Jun 11, 1990) Himself / Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for CBS Summer PlayhouseCBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
    • B-Men (Jun 27, 1989) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Andrea Martin... Together AgainAndrea Martin... Together Again (TV Movie) Tex Boil  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for I, Martin Short, Goes HollywoodI, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood (TV Movie) Roger Ebert  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Rocket BoyThe Rocket Boy (TV Movie) The Rocket Boy, Producer, Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed GrimleyThe Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley (TV Series) Additional Voices ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry OsgoodDave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood (TV Movie) Professor Henry Osgood, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Steel Collar ManThe Steel Collar Man (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Last PolkaThe Last Polka (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for BizarreBizarre (TV Series) Various Characters  Less 1980–1985
  • Primary photo for The Get Along GangThe Get Along Gang (TV Series) Leland Lizard ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
    • Pilot (May 6, 1984) Leland Lizard (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The New ShowThe New Show (TV Series) VariousCharacters / Various Characters ( 8 episodes, 1984 ) , Writer ( 5 episodes, 1984 ) , Himself / Bob Hope ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 9
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  • Primary photo for SCTV ChannelSCTV Channel (TV Series) Various / Mel McElroy ( 3 episodes, 1983–1984 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1983–1984 )  Less 1983–1984 3
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Doug McKenzie ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • Lily Tomlin (Jan 22, 1983) Doug McKenzie (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SCTV Network 90SCTV Network 90 (TV Series) Various / Doug McKenzie ( 27 episodes, 1981–1982 ) , Writer ( 26 episodes, 1981–1982 ) , Writer (head writer) ( 14 episodes, 1981–1982 ) , Writer (additional material) ( 1 episode, 1982 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981–1982 28
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  • Primary photo for Second City TVSecond City TV (TV Series) Various / Doug McKenzie / Red Buttons / Doug MacKenzie / Bob Hope / Angus Crock ( 78 episodes, 1976–1981 ) , Writer ( 77 episodes, 1976–1981 ) , Producer ( 39 episodes, 1977–1979 ) , Writer (head writer) ( 26 episodes, 1980–1981 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1976 ) , Editor ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1976–1981 78
    • The Best of Season 3 (Mar 13, 1981) Various (archive footage), Writer (head writer), Writer  Less
    • The Cisco Kid (Mar 6, 1981) Various, Writer (head writer), Writer  Less
    • Dick Cavett (Feb 27, 1981) Doug McKenzie, Writer (head writer), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for From ClevelandFrom Cleveland (TV Movie) Various, Writer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for RielRiel (TV Movie) Cdn. Captain  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Just Me and YouJust Me and You (TV Movie) Actor (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Home to StayHome to Stay (TV Movie) Petrie  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for King of KensingtonKing of Kensington (TV Series) Harold / Rev. Penner ( 2 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 2
  • Primary photo for The David Steinberg ShowThe David Steinberg Show (TV Series) James - The Security Guard ( 4 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 4
    • Episode #1.20 (Mar 8, 1977) James - The Security Guard  Less
    • Episode #1.17 (Feb 8, 1977) James - The Security Guard  Less
    • Episode #1.13 (Jan 11, 1977) James - The Security Guard  Less
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  • Primary photo for The RimshotsThe Rimshots (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1976
Self (40 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Grace Under FireGrace Under Fire (TV Series) Russell Norton ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
    • Grace's New Job (May 7, 1997) Russell Norton (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Best of John Candy on SCTVThe Best of John Candy on SCTV (TV Movie) Various Characters (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Best of Eddie Murphy: Saturday Night LiveThe Best of Eddie Murphy: Saturday Night Live (Video) Liberace (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Best of SCTVThe Best of SCTV (TV Movie) Various Characters (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for SCTV Network 90SCTV Network 90 (TV Series) Various ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
    • Compilation (Jun 19, 1981) Various (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Second City TVSecond City TV (TV Series) Various ( 3 episodes, 1979–1981 )  Less 1979–1981
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Brother Bear * – Tuke Disney
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Bounty Hunters * – Jesco Muse Entertainment
  • Comedy Bang Bang * – Burt Aukerman Abso Lutely Productions
  • Bones * – Andrew Jursic 20th Century Fox Television
  • How I Met Your Mother * – Chuck Gerusi 20th Century Fox Television

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • McMaster University * – M.A. and Honorary Doctor of Letters 1973 Hamilton., Ontario, Canada
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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