henry thomas

e.t. the extra-terrestial

Henry Thomas was born on September 9, 1971 in San Antonio, Texas, USA as Henry Jackson Thomas Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982).  Thomas played the main character Elliott, a lonely boy who befriends an the extra-terrestrial, dubbed "E.T.", who is stranded on Earth. Elliott and his siblings help E.T. return to his home planet, while attempting to keep him hidden from their mother and the government. E.T. is still considered to be one of the greatest family films ever made, it was widely acclaimed by critics as a timeless story of friendship, and it ranks as the greatest science fiction film ever made in a Rotten Tomatoes survey. In 1994, it was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant". It was re-released in 1985, and then again in 2002, to celebrate its 20th anniversary, with altered shots and additional scenes.

Thomas also starred in 11:14 (2003) and Legends of the Fall (1994).

Henry will be attending Comic Con Scotland on both days of the event 10-11 November 2018