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Thomas Vincent Kelly played Dr. Marc Besson during Season 4 and Season 5 of 24.

Biography and career[]

Kelly is an American TV and movie actor. He grew up in the suburbs outside Chicago, Illinois. Kelly started acting when he was a child and went on to study at the University of Illinois theatre program. He also went to the UK to study with the British American Drama Academy, the Berliner Ensemble, and the Moscow Art Theatre.

After graduating, Kelly had a successful career in theatre, performing in numerous plays across the United States. He also founded, with a group of friends, a theatre company called Seanachai. After some time, Kelly moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film and TV.

Kelly's first credited film role was in the 1997 film The Ride. After that, he has appeared in films like One of Our Own, Leave No Trace, and Bruised Orange. Aside of films, Kelly has appeared in many TV productions, including Early Edition, Chicago Hope, The Practice, ER (with Jose Zuniga), and JAG (with Michael Gaston and Stana Katic).

Kelly continues to work actively in theatre. He is also a voice-over artist, performing in numerous audio books. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, actress Jen Dede.

24 credits[]

Selected filmography[]

  • One of Our Own (2007)
  • Brooklyn Lobster (2005)
  • Leave No Trace (2004)
  • Bruised Orange (1999)
  • The Ride (1997)

Television appearances

  • Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior (2011)
  • Law & Order: LA (2010)
  • Saving Grace (2009)
  • The Closer (2007)
  • Blind Justice (2005)
  • ER (2004)
  • The District (2003)
  • The Practice (2002)
  • Chicago Hope (1999)

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