For the saloon-keeper and criminal, see Tom Bray
||Thomas Edward Bray
April 30, 1954
Lawrenceville, New Jersey, U.S.
||Jane Staugas (1983-present) (3 children)
Thomas Edward "Thom" Bray (born April 30, 1954) is an American actor perhaps best known for his role as Murray "Boz" Bozinsky in the detective TV series Riptide.
Thom's first television role was in the short lived TV series Breaking Away as Cyril. Later on in the 1980s, he would star in the TV series Harry with future Academy Award winning actor Alan Arkin. In 1990, he did the voice of Wilbur Finletter in the cartoon series Attack of the Killer Tomatoes: The Animated Series and voices in various other animated works.
His first feature film was in the 1981 film The Prowler. He has appeared in other films like the 1987 comedy film Burglar as a shoplifter, also in 1987, he appeared in the John Carpenter film Prince of Darkness, his other films include DeepStar Six (1989), and The Horror Show, also in 1989. Thom appeared in the 1988 made-for-TV-movie Lady Mobster.
Bray would later become a writer and producer for television, including the shows: Designing Women. Now and Again, Fired Up and Nash Bridges.
He has many stage credits in regional and stock theatres throughout the country.
He is currently a drama teacher in Oregon and also teaches Television Studies at Portland State University. He is the father to three children.