April 2, 1969
Salford, Lancashire, England
John Thomson was an actor with a strong presence in film throughout his Hollywood career. Thomson had an early acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the biopic "The Young Poisoner's Handbook" (1996) with Hugh O'Conor, the Bill Murray comedy adaptation "The Man Who Knew Too Little" (1997) and "Up 'n' Under" (1998). He also appeared in the comedy "Born Romantic" (2001) with Craig Ferguson. He also appeared in the TV movie "Tainted Blood" (USA, 1993). He continued to act in productions like the dramedy "24 Hour Party People" (2002) with Steve Coogan, "Reinventing Eddie" (2004) and the dramatic comedy "Fat Slags" (2007) with Fiona Allen. He also lent his voice to the Peter Sallis animated movie "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" (2005). Most recently, Thomson appeared on "Dying Laughing" (2017) with Chris Rock.