Gary Scott Thompson

Biography

Gary Scott Thompson (Born: October 7, 1959 in Pago Pago, American Samoa) is a screenwriter, television producer, and director. Spending much of his childhood in American Samoa, Thompson first gained exposure to the world of entertainment as an actor, studying the craft from such notable actors as Powers Boothe. Eventually settling on writing, he received a Master of Fine Arts degree from New York University and went to work as a playwright. Thompson's theater credits include "Small Town Syndrome," "Cowboy's Don't Cry" and "Private Hells." The creator and executive producer of NBC's hit series Las Vegas, Thompson also directed 4 episodes and made a brief appearance as a psychotherapy patient. His last major project was as the show runner and executive producer Knight Rider, a reinvention of the 1980s classic. His feature credits include The Fast and the Furious starring Vin Diesel, the sequel 2 Fast 2 Furious, Hollow Man with Kevin Bacon, the cult classic Split Second, 88 Minutes, starring Al Pacino, and K-911 and K-9: P.I.. Thompson resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two children. Filmography as Producer: 2008-2009 Knight Rider (TV series) (executive producer - 17 episodes) 2003-2008 Las Vegas (TV series) (executive producer - 106 episodes) 2007 88 Minutes (producer) 2007 Protect and Serve (TV movie) (executive producer) 2005 The WIN Awards (TV special) (producer) 2003 Timecop: The Berlin Decision (video) (co-producer) 1992 Split Second (associate producer) as Writer : 2011 Fast Five (characters) 2009 Fast & Furious (characters) 2008-2009 Knight Rider (TV series) – Exit Light, Enter Knight (2009) (written by) – Knight of the Living Dead (2008) (written by) – A Knight in Shining Armor (2008) (written by) 2003-2008 Las Vegas (TV series) (106 episodes) 2007 88 Minutes (written by) 2006 Hollow Man II (video) (based on characters created by / story) 2003 Timecop: The Berlin Decision (video) (written by) 2003 2 Fast 2 Furious (characters / story) 2002 K-9: P.I. (video) (story / teleplay) 2001 The Fast and the Furious (screen story / screenplay) 2000 Hollow Man (story) 1999 K-911 (video) (written by) 1999 The Angry Beavers (TV series) – Pass It On!/Stump's Family Reunion (1999) (writer / segment "Stump's Family Reunion") 1992 Split Second (written by) 1988 White Ghost (writer) 1987 The Underachievers as Director: 2009 Knight Rider (TV series) – Exit Light, Enter Knight (2009) 2006-2008 Las Vegas (TV series) – 3 Babes, 100 Guns and a Fat Chick (2008) – White Christmas (2006) – Father of the Bride Redux (2006) – Father of the Bride (2006) as Actor: 2008 Las Vegas (TV series) – 3 Babes, 100 Guns and a Fat Chick (2008) … Patient

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Birth Place

Samoa américaines

Birth Date

10/7/1959
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