Thomas Poarch

Thomas Poarch - (SAG/AFTRA, AEA, WGAE): former Peace Corps English teacher (Africa), cowboy line dancer/DJ, magazine research editor, Notary Public, (but still) son of a preacher man. Actor/writer/producer with numerous TV, film, theater and commercial credits, he regularly appears as the dad in Nick@Nite's branded interstitial series, Home Court, and has co-starred on Gossip Girl (CW), Blue Bloods (CBS), One Life To Live (ABC), As The World Turns (CBS), All My Children (ABC), plus the TV pilots, Titans of Gefa (starring with Hal Ozsan & Finola Hughes), and Wiseguys, currently being pitched in Hollywood. For the past five years, he has played "Principal Snelgrove" in the off-Broadway hit, The Awesome 80's Prom, and his original webseries,, has been featured online and was presented by the WGAE for the US Senate Judiciary Committee promoting new media entertainment. Other theater credits include: The Best Little Whorehouse in TX (natl. tour); Urban Cowboy (Broadway reading); Victor/Victoria (1st NYC revival) and, Take This Show and Shove It!, in which he starred and co-wrote with Broadway writer/director Phil Oesterman. He is also an improv actor and graduate of New York's Upright Citizens Brigade, National Comedy Theater and Tragic Improv. More at