Raymond Anthony Thomas

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Raymond Anthony Thomas was born on December 19, 1956 in Kentwood, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, known for Shutter Island (2010), Half Nelson (2006) and Trouble with the Curve (2012). See full bio »

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Shutter Island Orderly Ganton
Half Nelson Earle


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 2018 No Activity (TV Series)
- The Duck Egg (2018) ... Jamal (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2018 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
C.O. James Caraceno
- Blackout (2018) ... C.O. James Caraceno (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2018 The Last O.G. (TV Series)
- Repass (2018) ... Vern (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2018 Sandra (TV Series)
Dad in Commercial
- Hope is a Mistake (2018) ... Dad in Commercial (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2018 High Maintenance (TV Series)
- Fagin (2018) ... Ronald
 2017 The Accidental Wolf (TV Series)
- Interrogators (2017)
 2016 Sibs (Short)
 2012 Trouble with the Curve
Lucious (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2012 Sleepwalk with Me
Dr. Regan (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2011/I Pariah
Mack (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2010 Shutter Island
Orderly Ganton (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2009 Rescue Me (TV Series)
- Lesbos (2009) ... Neignbor (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2006 Conviction (TV Series)
- Hostage (2006) ... Garcia
- 180.80 (2006) ... Garcia
 2006 The Sopranos (TV Series)
- Live Free or Die (2006) ... Flagman (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2006 Half Nelson
Earle (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2005 Jonny Zero (TV Series)
Officer Biggs
- To Serve and to Protect (2005) ... Officer Biggs
 2004 Imaginary Heroes
Police Officer (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2004 The Jury (TV Series)
Daryl Shawn
- Lamentation on the Reservation (2004) ... Daryl Shawn
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate
Scout Dad (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2004 Strip Search (TV Movie)
Clerk (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2003 Oz (TV Series)
- A Day in the Death... (2003) ... Inmate
 2002 Changing Lanes
Cop at Precinct (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
Jamel Toussaint
- Queenie's Running (2001) ... Jamel Toussaint
 1994-2000 Law & Order (TV Series)
Brian Gallant / Owen Stokes / Arnold Waring / ...
- Turnstile Justice (2000) ... Brian Gallant (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
- Monster (1998) ... Owen Stokes (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
- Working Mom (1997) ... Arnold Waring (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
- Charm City (1996) ... George Bell (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
- Mayhem (1994) ... Man in Wool Hat (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1999-2000 The Hoop Life (TV Series)
Uncle Kenny Williams
- The Second Chance (2000) ... Uncle Kenny Williams
- The Talented Tenth (2000) ... Uncle Kenny Williams
- The Back Stretch (2000) ... Uncle Kenny Williams
- A Little Yen (2000) ... Uncle Kenny Williams
- Rock, Salt, and Nails (2000) ... Uncle Kenny Williams
 2000 Our Song
Carl Brown (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1999 Random Hearts
Officer Clayton Williams (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1998 Hi-Life
Cop #2 (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1998 Cosby (TV Series)
- The First Gentleman (1998) ... Frank
 1998 Spin City (TV Series)
- The Pope of Gracie Mansion (1998) ... Joe (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1998 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Det. Johnson
- Abduction (1998) ... Det. Johnson (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1994-1997 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Rev. Rapkin / Dr. Ross
- Descell (1997) ... Rev. Rapkin (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
- Tasha (1994) ... Dr. Ross (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1996 I'm Not Rappaport
Homeless Man (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1996 The Sunshine Boys (TV Movie)
Limo Driver (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1995 New York News (TV Series)
Ben Brodoff
- Past Imperfect ... Ben Brodoff
 1993 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
- NYPD Lou (1993) ... Cop (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
 1993 Tribeca (TV Series)
Man with Trembling Voice
- Honor (1993) ... Man with Trembling Voice
 1992 Malcolm X
Crowd Member
 1992 I'll Fly Away (TV Series)
Harold Noone
- Not Buried (1992) ... Harold Noone
- The Kindness of Strangers (1992) ... Harold Noone
 1992 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Commencement Announcer
- And So, We Commence (1992) ... Commencement Announcer (as Anthony Thomas)
 1990/I Jacob's Ladder
 1990 Mo' Better Blues
Joe (as Raymond Thomas)
 1986 The Whoopee Boys
Washington Square Peddler

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(October 25 to November 17, 2001) He played Boy Willie in August Wilson's play, "The Piano Lesson," in a Brown-Forman Series production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Doug Brown (Doaker); Joshua Wolf Coleman (Lymon); Kelly Tafe (Berniece); Margot Adams (Maretha); Tyrone Mitchell Henderson (... See more »

Alternate Names:

Anthony Thomas | Ray Anthony Thomas | Raymond Thomas

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