McDonell in 2017
|Born||Thomas Hunter Campbell McDonell
May 2, 1986
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, musician, artist|
McDonell co-starred with Eliza Taylor as Finn Collins, and Clarke Griffin, respectively, in "The 100", 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 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 tunnel exhibit at the historic Southwest Museum site in Los Angeles, a video art show at a Best Buy in New York, and a monochrome painting exhibition at the Arclight movie theater complex in Hollywood.
McDonell was born and 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||Fun Size||Aaron Riley|
|2014||Life After Beth||Dan|
|2014||The Devil's Hand||Trevor||Supporting Role|
|2010||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Eddie Boyle|
|2011||Made in Hollywood||Himself||Episode 6|
|2012–2013||Suburgatory||Scott Strauss||4 episodes ("Driving Miss Dalia", "The Casino Trip", "Sex and The Suburbs", "Yakult Leader")|
|2014–2015||The 100||Finn Collins||Main cast 22 episodes |
|2011||Your Surrender (Prom film version)||Neon Trees|
|2012||This Kiss||Carly Rae Jepsen|
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