Thomas Joseph "Tom" McCarthy (b. June 7, 1966) is an American film director, screenwriter and actor. He is a Writer and Director for 13 Reasons Why.
Thomas has appeared in several films, including Meet the Parents and Good Night, and Good Luck, and television series such as The Wire, Boston Public, Law & Order, and the Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of Saint Maybe.
McCarthy spent several years doing stand-up comedy and theater in Minneapolis and Chicago before going into television and film. He starred in Flags of Our Fathers as James Bradley and the final season of The Wire as a morally challenged reporter named Scott Templeton. He made his Broadway debut in the 2001 revival of Noises Off!
Writers: Brian Yorkey • Diana Son • Elizabeth Benjamin • Felischa Marye • Hayley Tyler • Julia Bicknell • Kirk Moore • Marissa Jo Cerar • Nathan Louis Jackson • Nic Sheff • Rohit Kumar • Thomas Higgins
Producers: Brian Yorkey • Diana Son • Elizabeth Benjamin • Hayley Tyler • Joy Gorman • Kristel Laiblin • Mandy Teefey • Marissa Jo Cerar • Michael Sugar • Nathan Louis Jackson • Selena Gomez • Steve Golin • Thomas Higgins • Tom McCarthy
Directors: Eliza Hittman • Gregg Araki • Helen Shaver • Jessica Yu • Karen Moncrieff • Kat Candler • Kyle Patrick Alvarez • Michael Morris •