Shawn Thompson (I)

Director | Producer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Hairspray (1988) | Sunnyside (2015) | Less Than Kind (2008)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 20 nominations More »
AKA 
Sean Alex Thompson | Shawn A. Thompson | Shawn Alex Thompson
GUILDS *
AFTRA | DGC | WGA | WGA | ACTRA | SAG  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Theater | Film | Television
JOB TYPES *
Directing | Acting | Writing | Production  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
CA (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (39 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Lost & Found Music StudiosLost & Found Music Studios (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 4
    • Let It Go (Dec 3, 2016) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Take You There (Dec 3, 2016) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Last Shot (Dec 3, 2016) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for SunnysideSunnyside (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 5
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  • Primary photo for RemedyRemedy (TV Series) Vegas Elvis (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Day One (May 19, 2015) Vegas Elvis (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Next StepThe Next Step (TV Series) Director (8 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 8
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  • Primary photo for SatisfactionSatisfaction (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
  • Primary photo for Call Me FitzCall Me Fitz (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012 4
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  • Primary photo for Mr. DMr. D (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Exam Week (Jan 30, 2012) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for Almost HeroesAlmost Heroes (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Wingin' ItWingin' It (TV Series) Director (8 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2011 8
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  • Primary photo for Living in Your CarLiving in Your Car (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 4
    • Episode #1.9 (Jul 2, 2010) Director (as Shawn A. Thompson)  Less
    • Episode #1.8 (Jun 25, 2010) Director (as Shawn A. Thompson)  Less
    • Episode #1.6 (Jun 11, 2010) Director (as Shawn A. Thompson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The LineThe Line (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 4
    • Episode #2.7 (Jun 15, 2009) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Episode #2.5 (Jun 1, 2009) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Episode #2.3 (May 18, 2009) Director (as Shawn A. Thompson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for RetailRetail (TV Movie) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Guiding LightGuiding Light (TV Series) Simon Hall (1985-1987)  Less 1952–2009
  • Primary photo for Billable HoursBillable Hours (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2008 2
  • Primary photo for Less Than KindLess Than Kind (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 3
  • Primary photo for Murdoch MysteriesMurdoch Mysteries (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 5
    • The Annoying Red Planet (Apr 17, 2008) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Child's Play (Mar 27, 2008) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Body Double (Mar 6, 2008) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Latest BuzzThe Latest Buzz (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for ReGenesisReGenesis (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Let It Burn (May 20, 2007) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for Puppets Who KillPuppets Who Kill (TV Series) Producer (53 episodes, 2002), Director (5 episodes, 2002), Mr. Skittle (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002–2006 53
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  • Primary photo for G-SpotG-Spot (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006 2
    • Lucky (Mar 20, 2006) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
    • Aquaman (Mar 13, 2006) Director (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for An American in CanadaAn American in Canada (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2003), Writer (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for Escape from the NewsroomEscape from the Newsroom (TV Movie) First A.D.  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 30 Years to Life30 Years to Life (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for This Matter of MarriageThis Matter of Marriage (TV Movie) Larry Mercer (as Sean Alex Thompson)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Exhibit A: Secrets of Forensic ScienceExhibit A: Secrets of Forensic Science (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Borrowed HeartsBorrowed Hearts (TV Movie) Dave Hebert (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Due SouthDue South (TV Series) Chad Percy / Maxwell (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Perfect Strangers (Nov 30, 1997) Chad Percy / Maxwell (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for F/X: The SeriesF/X: The Series (TV Series) Tony Barton (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Deep Cover (Oct 13, 1997) Tony Barton (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for One Minute to AirOne Minute to Air (TV Series) Actor  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for Nancy DrewNancy Drew (TV Series) Lenny Schiff (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Virtual Future (May 5, 1995) Writer (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less
  • Primary photo for HeadsHeads (TV Movie) Clay Cox  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The NewzThe Newz (TV Series) Various  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for CounterstrikeCounterstrike (TV Series) Renfrew (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Secret ServiceSecret Service (TV Series) John Hinckley Jr. / Roberts (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992–1993 2
  • Primary photo for HunterHunter (TV Series) Matson (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Night HeatNight Heat (TV Series) Jack Windsor (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Workin' for PeanutsWorkin' for Peanuts (TV Movie) Rick  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Seeing ThingsSeeing Things (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Independent's DayIndependent's Day (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee (as Shawn Alex Thompson)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for SwitchbackSwitchback (TV Series) Host (1986-1987)  Less 1981–1990
  • Primary photo for Air FarceAir Farce (TV Special) Various Characters  Less 1980

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