May 29, 1984
Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands
Tommy Parker "Tom" Theunisz (born May 29, 1984) is a Dutch singer and actor who played Billy in the feature film Amsterdam Heavy in 2011 and reached the mentor rounds of the first season of the German X Factor in 2010.
Parker was born in the south of the Netherlands Maastricht, Limburg better than known as Tom Theunisz. Parker studied for one year drama at the school for drama in 2003 en studied for four years television journalism in Tilburg. As a singer he sang in different rock bands when he was a teenager.
BNN Coolcast and NOS Headlines
In 2006 Tommy was one of the 18 talents who was picked to make reports for Dutch national network BNN. One year later he interviewed Cameron Diaz, John Legend and Rowan Atkinson for Dutch network NOS. On YouTube  the interviews have had more than 1 million views. Diaz talked about the coverage of Paris Hilton on CNN and how important or better said not important that really was. John Legend talked about his collaboration with Michael Jackson.
Parker worked on four projects in 2008. He directed and worked on two music videos for Dutch artist Joyze. He cast award winning actress Melody Klaver and actor Mike Weerts to act in the music video. The single became a top 30 hit in the Netherlands. Parker also directed the second music video from Joyze: Way Too Long. He directed two documentaries in the same year: SAT2D: The Road To Pinkpop (Broadcast by L1)  and Thousand Hills Journalist (for lokaalmondiaal) 
X Factor and Amsterdam Heavy
In 2010 Tommy auditioned for the first season of X Factor Germany. After two pre selections Tommy was picked to sing for judges: Sarah Connor, Till Broner and George Gluck in a TV show with audience. Broner praised Parker for his sound and said that the Dutch have more good import products than cheese alone, apparently some good singers too. Connor liked the performance and his unique style. Tommy reached the mentor rounds with Till Broner as his mentor, who loved Parker´s performances but didn't think Tommy was ready yet and had to make a choice with whom he would battle against the other mentors. Referring to the game element of X Factor.
After the show Tommy started working with producer Roeland Ruijsch van Dugteren on a pop dance record. In November Parker auditioned for the part of Billy in the American movie Amsterdam Heavy. Parker got the part and landed his first role in a feature film, which starred Michael Madsen and Alison Carroll. The film premiered at Cannes film festival 2011.
Single: Run For Our Money
On April 20, 2012 Tommy Parker will release his first single: Run For Our Money worldwide digitally by label: Interscope Digital! The music video was shot in the weekend of march 18 and features Dutch actress: Dorien Rose Duinker.
- Amsterdam Heavy (2011) .... Billy
- Impossible (Joyze Music Video) (2008)
- Way Too Long (Joyze Music Video) (2008)
- Thousand Hills Journalist (Documentary) (2008)
- SAT2D: The Road To Pinkpop(Documentary) (2009)
- Golf & More (RTL7) (2010) .... Tommy Parker
- X Factor (Vox, RTL Germany) (2010) .... Tommy Parker
- NOS Headlines (NOS) (2007) .... Tommy Parker
- Amsterdam Heavy at the Internet Movie Database
- X Factor Germany. Official website X Factor on VoX http://www.vox.de/cms/sendungen/x-factor.html
- Official Website. www.tommy-parker.com: The Official website http://www.tommy-parker.com/website/?page_id=2.
- Interview snelnieuwsonline.nl Website: www.snelnieuwsonline.nl Section: Tommy Facts http://www.snelnieuwsonline.nl/?p=1938
- John-Legend.net Website: www.john-legend.net Section: News: July 2007 http://www.john-legend.net/july07.htm
- youtube channel: tomstarnl http://www.youtube.com/tomstarnl
- Globalssence.net: Bio: John legend (Collaborations) http://www.globalessence.net/index.php?id=6&tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=417&tx_ttnews%5BbackPid%5D=24&cHash=19cf6ebc35
- Jan Vis Agency http://www.janvis.nl/artiest/joyze/
- oranjemuziek.nl: Way Too Long http://oranjemuziek.nl/2008/10/10/way-too-long-nieuwe-single-en-videoclip-joyze/
- L1: The Official Website http://www.l1.nl/content/3785447
- ICCO Website http://www.icco.nl/nl/actueel/nieuwsoverzicht/nieuws-archief/1472/debat-over-berichtgeving-over-afrika-21-oktober-in-tilburg
- Official Website. www.tommy-parker.com: The Official website http://www.tommy-parker.com/website/
- Facebook Page "Facebook Page: I'm A Stripper" http://www.facebook.com/magicmendocumentary?fref=ts