Thomas Wilson Brown

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Thomas Wilson Brown
Born (1972-12-27) December 27, 1972 (age 46)
Years active1985–present

Thomas Wilson Brown (born December 27, 1972) is an American actor, who began his career at the age of 11 by playing "Augie" in the western film Silverado .

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<i>Silverado</i> (film) 1985 American western film directed by Lawrence Kasdan

Silverado is a 1985 American western film produced and directed by Lawrence Kasdan, written by Kasdan and his brother Mark. It stars Kevin Kline, Scott Glenn, Danny Glover and Kevin Costner. The supporting cast features Brian Dennehy, Rosanna Arquette, John Cleese, Jeff Goldblum and Linda Hunt.

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Career

The son of a cattle rancher and rodeo queen, Brown received his first role by answering a small advertisement in a local Santa Fe, New Mexico, newspaper, which was looking for a young boy who could ride a horse.

Santa Fe, New Mexico State capital city in New Mexico, United States

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After the completion of Silverado, Brown worked in a number of films during his teenage years . He is known for his roles as "Jason Lochner" in the television drama Knots Landing , his notable film role as "Little Russ Thompson" in Honey, I Shrunk the Kids , and for his co-starring role in Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael .

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<i>Knots Landing</i> television series

Knots Landing is an American prime time television soap opera that aired on CBS from December 27, 1979, to May 13, 1993. A spin-off of Dallas, it was set in a fictitious coastal suburb of Los Angeles and initially centered on the lives of four married couples living in a cul-de-sac, Seaview Circle. By the time of its conclusion, storylines had included rape, murder, kidnapping, assassinations, drug smuggling, corporate intrigue, and criminal investigations; and was the longest-running primetime drama on U.S. television after Gunsmoke and Bonanza.

<i>Honey, I Shrunk the Kids</i> 1989 film by Joe Johnston

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is a 1989 American comic science fiction film. The first installment of the titular film series was the directorial debut of Joe Johnston and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. The plot involves the story of an inventor who accidentally shrinks his and his next door neighbor's kids to a quarter of an inch with his electromagnetic shrinking machine and accidentally throws them out with the trash, where they must venture into their backyard to return home while fending off insects and other obstacles.

In 1993, Brown appeared on Beverly Hills, 90210 (episode "The Game is Chicken") as the rebellious character Joe. He also had some appearances in TV series like CSI , Daybreak, Nash Bridges , and Walker, Texas Ranger . He also played a small role in the 2007 Steven Seagal movie Urban Justice . Smaller roles include Our House (1986 TV series) .

<i>Beverly Hills, 90210</i> American television series (1990–2000)

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<i>Nash Bridges</i> television series

Nash Bridges is an American television police drama created by Carlton Cuse starring Don Johnson and Cheech Marin as two Inspectors with the San Francisco Police Department's Special Investigations Unit. The series ran for six seasons on CBS from March 29, 1996, to May 4, 2001, for a total of 122 episodes.

In 2010, Brown co-starred in the independent thriller The Mooring .

<i>The Mooring</i> 2012 film by Glenn Withrow

The Mooring is a 2012 suspense thriller film directed by Glenn Withrow, starring Hallie Todd, Thomas Wilson Brown, and ten young actors from across the United States. The film is scored and composed by Mike Jarzabek and features music from the band NO. It follows a group of girls in a technology addiction camp who run into a dangerous couple in the woods. The film had its premiere at Switzerland's Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival, and was released on DVD and Digital Download by Lionsgate in February 2013.

In 2017, Brown co-starred in Last Three Days.

In addition to acting, Brown has become a film industry writer, director, and producer, as a co-managing member and co-owner of the independent film production company Thunder Basin Pictures.

Filmography

YearTitleRoleNotes
1985 Silverado Augie
1986 Down The Long Hill’s Hardy Collins
1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Little Russ Thompson
1989 Welcome Home Tyler
1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Gerald Howells
1992 Diggstown Robby Gillon
1995 Wild Bill Drover
2001 Pearl Harbor Young Flier
2001P.O.V.Walther
2002FlophouseRay
2012 The Mooring Richard

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