Thomas Wilson Brown

Thomas Wilson Brown (born December 27, 1972) is an American actor, who began his career at the age of 11 by playing "Augie" in the western film Silverado.

Thomas Wilson Brown
Born (1972-12-27) December 27, 1972 (age 48)
Years active1985–present


The son of a cattle rancher and rodeo queen, Brown received his first role by answering a small advertisement in a local Santa Fe, New Mexico, newspaper, which was looking for a young boy who could ride a horse.

After the completion of Silverado, Brown worked in a number of films during his teenage years . He is known for his roles as "Jason Lochner" in the television drama Knots Landing, his notable film role as "Little Russ Thompson" in Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, and for his co-starring role in Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael.

In 1993, Brown appeared on Beverly Hills, 90210 (episode "The Game is Chicken") as the rebellious character Joe. He also had some appearances in TV series like CSI, Daybreak, Nash Bridges, and Walker, Texas Ranger. He also played a small role in the 2007 Steven Seagal movie Urban Justice. Smaller roles include Our House (1986 TV series).

In 2010, Brown co-starred in the independent thriller The Mooring.

In 2017, Brown co-starred in Last Three Days.

In addition to acting, Brown has become a film industry writer, director, and producer, as a co-managing member and co-owner of the independent film production company Thunder Basin Pictures.


Year Title Role Notes
1985 Silverado Augie
1986 Down The Long Hill’s Hardy Collins
1987 St. Elsewhere Elvis Episode: Rites of Passage
1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Little Russ Thompson
Welcome Home Tyler
1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Gerald Howells
1992 Diggstown Robby Gillon
1993 Beverly Hills, 90210 Joe Wardlow Episode: The Game Is Chicken
1993-1994 Boy Meets World Announcer 3 episodes
1994 Days of Our Lives Keith
1995 Wild Bill Drover
1998 Walker, Texas Ranger Matthew 'Preacher' Walsh Episode: Saving Grace
2001 Pearl Harbor Young Flier
P.O.V. Walther
2002 Flophouse Ray
2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Steve Jansson Episode: Homebodies
2012 The Mooring Richard
2020 Prop Culture Himself Episode: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids


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