May 2, 1986 |
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Thomas Hunter Campbell McDonell (born May 2, 1986) is an American actor, musician, and artist. He appeared in The Forbidden Kingdom alongside Jackie Chan and Jet Li, and in Twelve, starring Chace Crawford. McDonell played the main role in 2011 teenage film Prom as Jesse Richter, alongside Aimee Teegarden. He has guest-starred in Suburgatory as Scott Strauss, Tessa's boyfriend. He will star in the high school film The Spectacular Now. He is the lead singer and guitarist for the band Moon. As a visual artist, McDonell has exhibited his own work internationally and has curated several exhibitions including a video art show at a Best Buy in New York.
McDonell was raised in Manhattan, New York, and attended boarding school in Andover, Massachusetts. He graduated from New York University. His mother, Joanie, is a writer, and his father, Terry McDonell, is editor of Sports Illustrated. His brother is writer Nick McDonell.
|2008||The Forbidden Kingdom||Young Southie|
|2010||Twelve||Kid in Plaid Tie|
|2012||Dark Shadows||Young Barnabas Collins|
|Fun Size||Aaron Riley|
|2010||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Eddie Boyle|
|2011||Made in Hollywood (TV series)||Himself||Episode 6|
|2012-2013||Suburgatory||Scott Strauss||4 episodes ("Driving Miss Dalia", "The Casino Trip", "Sex and The Suburbs", "Yakult Leader")|
2013 The 100 Finn Collins
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