|Born:||September 25, 1954|
Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
Randy Thompson (born September 25, 1954; age 66) is an actor who portrayed the bomb squad technician Roger Sommers in Season 3 of 24. His acting career has primarily consisted of appearances in television serials.
Biography and career[edit | edit source]
Randy Thompson was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He began his acting career in 1990 when he appeared on the film Stages. After that, he has appeared in films like Desperate Measures (with Neal Matarazzo), Doppelgänger, and Edge of Honor.
However, Thompson is more known for his roles on numerous TV shows. Through his more than 20 years of experience, he has appeared in shows like Nowhere Man, L.A. Firefighters (with Carmen Argenziano), Buffy the Vampire Slayer (with Nick Chinlund), The West Wing, The Practice (with Bill Smitrovich and Currie Graham), Criminal Minds (with Rhys Coiro), and Mad Men (with Ray Wise).
Role on 24[edit | edit source]
Thompson played the role of Roger Sommers during Season 3 of 24. Sommers was a police officer with the San Francisco Police Department. Thompson appeared in one episode and was credited as a guest star.
24 credits[edit | edit source]
Selected filmography[edit | edit source]
- Doppelgänger (2007)
- Desperate Measures (1998)
- Singles (1992)
- Stages (1990)
- Hawaii Five-0 (2018)
- It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2012)
- The Young and the Restless (2004, 2006, 2011)
- Mad Men (2010)
- Weeds (2007)
- Grey's Anatomy (2007)
- Boston Legal (2006-2007)
- 24 (2004)
- The Practice (2004)
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2002)
- Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2000-2001)
- Home Improvement (1998)