Henry Thomas, 49, is an American actor-musician best known for his role as Elliott in the 1982 sci-fi film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Likewise, he is also popular for The Haunting of Hill House, 11:14, and Legends of the Fall.
Short Bio & Personal Life of Henry Thomas
Henry Jackson Thomas Jr. was born on 9th September 1971 in San Antonio, Texas, the United States of America. His father Henry Jackson Thomas Sr. was a hydraulic machinist and his mother, Carolyn L. Davis was a homemaker.
Thomas is an American as per his nationality and has white ethnic descent. Likewise, he went to Blinn College and studied philosophy and history. However, Henry dropped out of college a year later to pursue an acting career.
Net Worth & Career Details
As per Celebrity Net Worth, Thomas' net worth is $1.5 million as of September 2020. He amassed his million-dollar fortune form his work in more 40 movies and tv shows.
Henry began his acting career while he was still in college. Likewise, he made his film debut in the 1981 film Raggedy Man as Harry.
The following year, he was cast as Elliot in the sci-fi movie E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial alongside Dee Wallace and Peter Coyote. Later he reprised his role as Elliot in for an Xfinity & Sky UK commercial.
He then starred in several films which include Misunderstood, Cloak & Dagger, Fire in the Sky, Legends of the Fall, and many more.
In 2013, he was cast as T.J. Karsten in the drama film Betrayal along with Hannah Ware, Wendy Moniz, and Chris Johnson.
As of 2018, he plays Young Hugh Crain in an American supernatural horror drama web television series The Haunting of Hill House. He is the series regular and stars alongside Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Elizabeth Reaser, and Oliver Jackson-Cohen.
Besides acting, Henry is also a musician. Back in the 1990s, he wrote and played guitar for a San Antonio band, The Blue Heelers.
Likewise, in 2003, he and singer-songwriter Nikki Sudden collaborated on the music for Mika Kaurismaki's film Honey Baby.
Is He Dating Anyone?
As per various sources, Henry is currently married to a woman named Annalee. The couple shares two children and resides in Wilsonville, Oregon.
He married his first wife Kelly Hill on 20th May 2000. Sadly the couple went separate ways after 2 years on 2nd May 2002.
Henry then married his second wife actress Marie Zielcke on 10th May 2004. While together, the couple shared a daughter named Hazel. The duo got divorced in 2007.