Joe Thornton Jr.

Actor | Casting Director | Second Unit or Assistant Director
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KNOWN FOR 
American Vandal (2017) | Young & Hungry (2017) | NCIS: Los Angeles (2015-2017)
HEIGHT *
5' 10" (1.78m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 40-50
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
175 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Swimming | Tennis
ACCENTS *
Southern
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Film | Theater
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Casting
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/joethorntonjr
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (15 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American VandalAmerican Vandal (TV Series) Security Guard ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Nailed (Sep 15, 2017) Security Guard  Less
  • Primary photo for Young & HungryYoung & Hungry (TV Series) Doctor ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Los AngelesNCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series) LAPD Officer Northam ( 2 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017 2
  • Primary photo for Blunt TalkBlunt Talk (TV Series) Officer ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Masters of SexMasters of Sex (TV Series) Process Server ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Freefall (Sep 11, 2016) Process Server  Less
  • Primary photo for 2 for Flinching2 for Flinching (TV Mini-series) Alex / Vendor / Dealer ( 2 episodes, 2013–2015 )  Less 2013–2015 2
  • Primary photo for It's Always Sunny in PhiladelphiaIt's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) Lester Barrett ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for One TenOne Ten (TV Series) Police Officer ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for RakeRake (TV Series) Manager ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Raising HopeRaising Hope (TV Series) Tony ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of the American TeenagerThe Secret Life of the American Teenager (TV Series) Taxi Driver ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The MentalistThe Mentalist (TV Series) Correction Officer ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Big Time RushBig Time Rush (TV Series) Health Inspector ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) Highway Cop #3 ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for General HospitalGeneral Hospital (TV Series) LA Cop #2 ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Mind of MenciaMind of Mencia (TV Series) News Correspondent #2 ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #3.7 (May 13, 2007) News Correspondent #2  Less
  • Primary photo for Business ClassBusiness Class (TV Movie) Lobster Businessman  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 8 Simple Rules... for Dating My Teenage Daughter8 Simple Rules... for Dating My Teenage Daughter (TV Series) Policeman ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • THE TIME AND PLACE WITH JOHN & AMIR * – Supporting Modern Films/Elan Maier(Dir)
  • CONTROL * – Supporting Nvisionate Studios/Maris Lidaka
  • LIFE FROM MY STOOP * – Lead 52 weeks-52 Films/Javier Ronceros(dir)
  • THE MILLIONAIRE TOUR * – Supporting Vuguru/Inon Shampanier(dir)
  • FONTANA * – Lead 52 weeks-52 Films/Javier Ronceros(dir)
  • EXONERATED * – Lead Mohnish Saraswat(dir)
  • DELAYED * – Supporting AFI/David C. Herman(dir)
  • TEACHER'S LOUNGE * – Lead USC/Scott Hardie(dir)
  • ELEVATOR PEOPLE BRING YOU UP WHEN YOU ARE FEELING DOWN * – Supporting Fox Searchlab/Nicholas Dunlevy(dir)
  • THE WAY STATION * – Lead Ambrosia/Jonathan Wysocki(dir)
  • LETHAL INTENTIONZ * – Supporting Viraj Patel Productions/Viraj Patel(dir)
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • YOUNG & HUNGRY * – Guest Star FREEFORM
  • NCIS-LA * – Recurring CBS Television
  • AMERICAN VANDAL * – Co-Star NETFLIX
  • BLUNT TALK * – Co-Star STARZ/Bill D'Elia (Dir)
  • MASTERS OF SEX * – Co-Star SHOWTIME/Colin Bucksey (Dir)
  • IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA * – Co-Star FX/Matt Skakman(dir)
  • ONE TEN * – Co-Star Deston Bennett/Braxten Smith (directors)
  • RAKE * – Co-Star FOX/Roxann Dawson(dir)
  • 2 FOR FLINCHING * – Co-Star Ben Schyan (dir)
  • RAISING HOPE * – Co-Star FOX/ Eyal Gordin(dir)
  • THE SECRET LIFE OF THE AMERICAN TEENAGER * – Co-Star Brendavision-ABC Family/Keith Truesdale(dir)
  • THE MENTALIST * – Co-Star Warner Bros Entertainment/Geary McLeod(dir)
  • BIG TIME RUSH * – Co-Star Nickelodeon/Jonathan Judge(dir)
  • HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER * – Co-Star 20th Century Fox-CBS/Pamela Fryman(dir)
  • GENERAL HOSPITAL * – Under 5 Capital Cities-ABC/Owen Renfroe(dir)
  • MIND OF MENCIA-Episode 307 * – Co-Star Comedy Central/Danny Boyle(dir)
  • BUSINESS CLASS (Pilot) * – Co-Star NBC UNIVERSAL/Adam Bernstein(Dir)
  • 8 SIMPLE RULES * – Co-Star ABC/James Garner(dir)
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • IT ALWAYS RAINS ON SUNDAY * – Eugene Patterson Don B. Welch Productions
  • HOW KATRINA PLAYS * – Dayum(Understudy) Write Act Repertory Theater
  • A for EFFORT(LOOSE CHANGE) * – Terry Hudson Theater Guild
  • BLUES FOR MR. CHARLIE * – Lorenzo Coleman and Smith Artistic Company
  • PILL HILL * – Scott Coleman and Smith Artistic Company
  • A SOLDIER'S PLAY * – Cpl Bernard Cobb Coleman and Smith Artistic Company
  • JOIMANJU'S CORNER * – Bruce Harrison Unity Players Ensemble
  • TRANSITIONS * – Agent Whitey Firelight Productions
  • FAT GIRLS-The Musical Comedy * – Clarke Los Angeles Theater Center
  • DECEPTION * – Walter Powerforce Entertainment
  • HE WHO ENDURES * – Henry Garnett Unity Players Ensemble
  • ALL THIS FOR A WEDDING * – Fred Complex Theater
  • TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD * – Tom Robinson Conejo Players Theater Company

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Old Dominion University * – Bachelor of Science-Communications 1991 Norfolk, VA.
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • The Lyndon Technique * – Booking Technique, Amy Lyndon 2010 Studio City, CA
  • John Sudol * – On Camera Audition Technique, John Sudol 2010 Studio City, CA
  • Margie Habor Studios * – On-Camera Audition Technique, Courtney Burr 2008 West Hollywood, CA
  • Lashun Ellis * – Scene Study, Lashun Ellis 1997 Hollywood, CA
  • Brian Reise Acting Studios * – Scene Study, Brian Reise West Hollywood, CA
  • Allen Fawcett Studios * – On-Camera Scene Study, Allen Fawcett 1996 Studio City, CA
  • Mike Pneiwski * – Cold Reading Classes, Mike Pneiwski 1995 Atlanta, Georgia
  • The Actors Place * – Scene Study., Sylvia Harmon 1991 Va Beach, VA
  • Old Dominion University * – Acting 101, Rebecca Williams 1990 Norfolk,VA
  • HEY I SAW YOUR COMMERCIAL * – Commercial Auditioning Technique, Michael Pointer 2007 Los Angeles, CA

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • System Administrator/Computer Operator-30 years *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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