Thomas J. Wright

Director, Art Department, Producer

Director, Art Department, Producer


Thomas J. Wright is known for his work on Howard the Duck (1986), Alias (2001) and The Andromeda Strain (1971).
Awards
2 nominations.

Known For


Howard the Duck
Howard the Duck
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (1986)
Alias
Alias
Director (2002)
The Andromeda Strain
The Andromeda Strain
Art Department (1971)
Beverly Hills Cop
Beverly Hills Cop
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (1984)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorRedshift
(TV Series) (1 episode) (announced) - Welcome Home
DirectorSupernatural
(TV Series) (18 episodes) - Prophet and Loss (2019) - Stranger in a Strange Land (2018) - Exodus (2018) - The Rising Son (2017) - Lily Sunder Has Some Regrets (2017) Show all 18 episodes
2012-2019
DirectorNCIS
(TV Series) (44 episodes) - Friendly Fire (2018) - Keep Your Enemies Closer (2018) - Fake It 'Til You Make It (2017) - M.I.A. (2017) - Shell Game (2016) ... (as Tom Wright) Show all 44 episodes
2004-2018
DirectorCode Black
(TV Series) (1 episode) - As Night Comes and I'm Breathing (2018)
2018
DirectorLore
(TV Series documentary) (2 episodes) - Black Stockings (2017) ... (as Thomas Wright) - Echoes (2017) ... (as Thomas Wright)
2017
DirectorFrequency
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Signal Loss (2017)
2017
DirectorCastle
(TV Series) (10 episodes) - Heartbreaker (2016) - I, Witness (2015) - Law & Boarder (2014) - Deep Cover (2014) - Dreamworld (2013) Show all 10 episodes
2010-2016
DirectorGrey's Anatomy
(TV Series) (1 episode) - I Feel the Earth Move (2015)
2015
DirectorConstantine
(TV Series) (1 episode) - A Whole World Out There (2015) ... (as Tom Wright)
2015
DirectorCult
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Off to See the Wizard (2013) ... (as Thomas Wright)
2013
DirectorHiding
(Video)
2012
DirectorTower Prep
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Snitch (2010) - The Rooks (2010) ... (as Thomas Wright) - Monitored (2010) ... (as Thomas Wright)
2010
DirectorOne Tree Hill
(TV Series) (9 episodes) - Don't Dream It's Over (2008) - You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love (2007) ... (as Tom Wright) - Over the Hills and Far Away (2006) - A Multitude of Casualties (2005) ... (as Tom Wright) - The Tide That Left and Never Came Back (2005) ... (as Tom Wright) Show all 9 episodes
2004-2008
DirectorBones
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Girl with the Curl (2006)
2006
DirectorCriminal Minds
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Poison (2006)
2006
DirectorThreshold
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Revelations (2005)
2005
DirectorWanted
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Click, Click, Boom (2005)
2005
Director10-8: Officers on Duty
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Wild and the Innocent (2004) - Love Don't Love Nobody (2004) - Blood Sugar Sex Magik (2003)
2003-2004
DirectorSmallville
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Whisper (2004) - Precipice (2003)
2003-2004
DirectorVeritas: The Quest
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - The Lost Codex (2003) ... (as Tom Wright) - Devil Child (2003) ... (as Tom Wright)
2003
DirectorMiracles
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Letter (2003) ... (as Tom Wright)
2003
DirectorTru Calling
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Putting Out Fires (2003)
2003
DirectorTarzan
(TV Series)
2003
DirectorDinotopia
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - The Cure: Part 2 (2003) - The Cure: Part 1 (2003) - Marooned (2002) - Making Good (2002)
2002-2003
DirectorThe Wire
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Backwash (2003)
2003
DirectorFirefly
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Heart of Gold (2003)
2003
DirectorDragnet
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Artful Dodger (2003)
2003
DirectorTaken
(TV Mini-Series) (1 episode) - Charlie and Lisa (2002)
2002
DirectorNight Visions
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Patterns/Voices (2002) ... (uncredited) - Hate Puppet/Darkness (2001) ... (segment "Hate Puppet") - Reunion/Neighborhood Watch (2001) ... (segment "Reunion", as Thomas Wright)
2001-2002
DirectorWolf Lake
(TV Series) (1 episode) - If These Wolves Could Talk (2002)
2002
DirectorUnspeakable2002
DirectorAlias
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Coup (2002) ... (as Tom Wright)
2002
DirectorDark Angel
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - The Berrisford Agenda (2002) - Proof of Purchase (2001) - Pollo Loco (2001)
2001-2002
DirectorCSI: Crime Scene Investigation
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Bully for You (2001) - Justice Is Served (2001) - Sex, Lies and Larvae (2000)
2000-2001
DirectorAngel
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Epiphany (2001) - Blind Date (2000)
2000-2001
DirectorFreakyLinks
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Subject: Me and My Shadow (2001)
2001
DirectorThe Fugitive
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Miles to Go (2000)
2000
DirectorBull
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Final Hour (2000) - One Night in Bangkok (2000) ... (as Thomas Wright)
2000
DirectorThe Others
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Life Is for the Living (2000) - The Ones That Lie in Wait (2000)
2000
DirectorThe X-Files
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - The Amazing Maleeni (2000) - The Goldberg Variation (1999) - Millennium (1999)
1999-2000
DirectorMillennium
(TV Series) (26 episodes) - Goodbye to All That (1999) - Nostalgia (1999) - Bardo Thodol (1999) - Forcing the End (1999) - Antipas (1999) Show all 26 episodes
1996-1999
DirectorRoar
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Red Boot (1997)
1997
DirectorDark Skies
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - To Prey in Darkness (1997) - Moving Targets (1996)
1996-1997
DirectorThe Pretender
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Not Even a Mouse (1996)
1996
DirectorL.A. Firefighters
(TV Series)
1996
DirectorSpace: Above and Beyond
(TV Series) (6 episodes) - ...Tell Our Moms We Done Our Best (1996) - Sugar Dirt (1996) - R & R (1996) - Level of Necessity (1996) - Stay with the Dead (1995) Show all 6 episodes
1995-1996
DirectorThe Lazarus Man
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Boy General (1996)
1996
DirectorNowhere Man
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - The Spider Webb (1995) - Paradise on Your Doorstep (1995)
1995
DirectorHighlander
(TV Series) (6 episodes) - See No Evil (1992) - The Sea Witch (1992) - Mountain Men (1992) - Free Fall (1992) - The Road Not Taken (1992) Show all 6 episodes
1992
DirectorChrome Soldiers
(TV Movie)
1992
DirectorDeadly Game
(TV Movie)
1991
DirectorHell Hath No Fury
(TV Movie) (directed by)
1991
DirectorAufnahme - Mord
(TV Movie)
1990
DirectorSnow Kill
(TV Movie)
1990
DirectorMancuso, FBI
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die: Part 2 (1990) - Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die: Part 1 (1990)
1990
DirectorThe Operation
(TV Movie)
1990
DirectorThunderboat Row
(TV Movie)
1989
DirectorNo Holds Barred1989
DirectorBeauty and the Beast
(TV Series) (9 episodes) - Arabesque (1989) - The Outsiders (1989) - Fever (1988) - Promises of Someday (1988) - The Alchemist (1988) Show all 9 episodes
1987-1989
DirectorA Fine Romance
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Desperately Seeking Louisa (1989)
1989
DirectorChain Letter
(TV Movie)
1988
DirectorMax Headroom
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Deities (1987) - War (1987) - Rakers (1987)
1987
DirectorThe New Mike Hammer
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Green Blizzard (1987)
1987
DirectorThe Twilight Zone
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - The Convict's Piano (1986) - The Toys of Caliban (1986)
1986
DirectorOtherworld
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar (1985) ... (as Tom Wright) - Paradise Lost (1985) ... (as Tom Wright)
1985
DirectorTorchlight1985
RoleTitleYear
Art departmentThe Wild Life
(production illustrator)
1984
Art departmentTerms of Endearment
(storyboard illustrator - as Thomas Wright)
1983
Art departmentStaying Alive
(production illustrator)
1983
Art departmentMax Dugan Returns
(production illustrator - as Tom Wright)
1983
Art departmentPennies from Heaven
(production illustrator)
1981
Art departmentRocky II
(technical consultant - as Tom Wright)
1979
Art departmentApocalypse Now
(production illustrator - as Thomas A. Wright)
1979
Art departmentParadise Alley
(production illustrator)
1978
Art departmentMarch or Die
(production illustrator)
1977
Art departmentFamily Plot
(production illustrator)
1976
Art departmentThe Hindenburg
(continuity illustrator)
1975
Art departmentJaws
(production illustrator - uncredited)
1975
Art departmentNight Gallery
(TV Series) (gallery paintings - 36 episodes) - Hatred Unto Death/How to Cure the Common Vampire (1973) ... (gallery paintings - as Tom Wright) - The Doll of Death (1973) ... (gallery paintings - as Tom Wright) - Whisper (1973) ... (gallery paintings - as Tom Wright) - She'll Be Company for You (1972) ... (gallery paintings - as Tom Wright) - The Ring with the Red Velvet Ropes (1972) ... (gallery paintings - as Tom Wright) Show all 36 episodes
1970-1973
Art departmentDiamonds Are Forever
(sketch artist - uncredited)
1971
Art departmentThe Andromeda Strain
(production illustrator - as Thomas Wright)
1971
Art departmentTopaz
(storyboard artist - uncredited)
1969
Art departmentThe Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming
(sketch artist - as Thomas J. Wright Jr.)
1966
RoleTitleYear
ProducerMillennium
(TV Series) (producer - 45 episodes) - Goodbye to All That (1999) ... (producer) - Via Dolorosa (1999) ... (producer) - Nostalgia (1999) ... (producer) - Seven and One (1999) ... (producer) - Bardo Thodol (1999) ... (producer) Show all 45 episodes
1997-1999
ProducerChrome Soldiers
(TV Movie) (co-producer)
1992
ProducerDeadly Game
(TV Movie) (co-producer)
1991
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewOtherworld
(TV Series) (supervising consultant - 8 episodes) - Princess Metra (1985) ... (supervising consultant - as Tom Wright) - Mansion of the Beast (1985) ... (supervising consultant - as Tom Wright) - I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar (1985) ... (supervising consultant - as Tom Wright) - Village of the Motorpigs (1985) ... (supervising consultant - as Tom Wright) - Rock and Roll Suicide (1985) ... (supervising consultant - as Tom Wright) Show all 8 episodes
1985
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorFinal Destination
(second unit director)
2000
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorHoward the Duck
(second unit director)
1986
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorAnnihilator
(TV Movie) (second unit director)
1986
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorBeverly Hills Cop
(second unit director - as Tom Wright)
1984
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorStaying Alive
(second unit director)
1983
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorI Ought to Be in Pictures
(second unit director)
1982
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPennies from Heaven
(second unit director)
1981
RoleTitleYear
Visual effectsDr. Strange
(TV Movie) (visual effects consultant)
1978
RoleTitleYear
ThanksBook of the Senseless
(Short) (special thanks)
2015
ThanksEnd Game: Making 'Millennium' Season Three
(Video documentary short) (special thanks)
2004
ThanksTurn of the Tide: Making 'Millennium' Season Two
(Video documentary short) (special thanks)
2004
RoleTitleYear
SelfMillennium After the Millennium
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfBeyond and Back
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfEnd Game: Making 'Millennium' Season Three
(Video documentary short) Self - Director
2004
SelfTurn of the Tide: Making 'Millennium' Season Two
(Video documentary short) Self - Director
2004
SelfOrder in Chaos: Making Millennium - Season One
(Video documentary) Self
2004
SelfArt of Darkness: A Night Gallery Retrospective
(TV Short documentary) Self (as Tom Wright)
2002
SelfMaking of 'Highlander: The Series'
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1992