Derek Thompson

Actor Derek Thompson appeared in a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Thompson started off his acting career mostly in film roles, appearing in "Yanks" (1979), the musical "Breaking Glass" ... Read more »
Born: 04/04/1948

Filmography

Actor (14)

Mom 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

The West Wing 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

City of Angels 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Wash 2001 (Movie)

Old Man (Actor)

Resurrection Man 2000 (Movie)

Herbie Ferguson (Actor)

Adventures of the Zordine Warriors 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Ghost 1990 (Movie)

Ortisha's Friend (Actor)

Wild Geese II 1985 (Movie)

Hourigan (Actor)

Paternity 1981 (Movie)

Garden Ticketman (Actor)

Breaking Glass 1980 (Movie)

Andy (Actor)

Flamingo Road 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

The Long Good Friday 1979 (Movie)

Jeff Hughes (Actor)

Yanks 1979 (Movie)

Ken (Actor)

Holby City (Tv Show)

Actor
Writer (3)

When Calls the Heart 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Writer

Toy Story That Time Forgot 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Story By

Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove 2000 - 2001, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Writer
Music (2)

The King is Alive 2001 (Movie)

song composer("Blood on the Moon") (Composer)

Resurrection Man 2000 (Movie)

("Jesus, Tender Shepherd, Hear Me") (Song Performer)

Biography

Actor Derek Thompson appeared in a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Thompson started off his acting career mostly in film roles, appearing in "Yanks" (1979), the musical "Breaking Glass" (1980) with Phil Daniels and the Bob Hoskins drama "The Long Good Friday" (1980). He also appeared in the Burt Reynolds comedy "Paternity" (1981), the Scott Glenn spy thriller "Wild Geese II" (1985) and the Patrick Swayze box office smash comedic fantasy "Ghost" (1990). He also appeared in the TV movie "Flamingo Road" (NBC, 1979-1980). He kept working in film throughout the nineties and the early 2000s, starring in "Adventures of the Zordine Warriors" (1999) and the Stuart Townsend dramatic adaptation "Resurrection Man" (2000). Following that project, he worked on "The Parkers" (1998-2004), "City of Angels" (CBS, 1999-2001) and "The West Wing" (NBC, 1999-2006). Thompson continued to exercise his talent in the early 2000s through the 2010s, taking on a mix of projects like "The King is Alive" (2001) starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, "The Wash" (2001) and "Death Comes to Town" (Canadian Broadcasting Company (CBC), 2009-2010). His credits also expanded to "Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove" (Hallmark Channel, 2012-15), "Mom" (CBS, 2013-) and "When Calls the Heart" (Hallmark Channel, 2013-). Thompson most recently worked on "Toy Story That Time Forgot" (ABC, 2014).

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