THOMAS GIBSON (Chip Rockefeller) recently co-starred opposite Tom Cruise, in Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut. He also stars in the hit ABC television series Dharma & Greg and will star this fall in the NBC mini-series A Will of Their Own opposite Lea Thompson and Ellen Burstyn.
Born in Charleston, South Carolina, Thomas made his stage debut in 1973 in a children’s theater production of The Enchanted Circus.Gibson later attended the College of Charleston and subsequently won a scholarship to the prestigious Julliard School in New York where he earned a B.F.A.
Gibson made his professional stage debut in David Hare’s A Map of the World at the New York Shakespeare Festival Public Theater. He appeared in many other productions including Twelfth Night, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Macbeth and Henry IV. His Broadway credits include a revival of Noel Coward’s Hay Fever and Moliere’s The Miser.
He made his film debut in Far and Away.Other credits include The Age of Innocence,Love and Human Remains, Barcelona, Sleep With Me and Men of War.
On television, he has appeared in Gore Vidal’s Lincoln, The Kennedys of Massachusetts, The Inheritance, PBS’s Tales of the City and spent three seasons starring in the medical drama Chicago Hope.
Gibson will next be seen in the independent films Psycho Beach Party, which premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival and 15 Moments.
He is currently filming the NBC mini-series The Monkey King on location in Singapore.