Tom Braidwood

Tom Braidwood


9/27/1948, British Columbia, Canada

Birth Name

Thomas E. Braidwood



Also Known As

Tom E. Braidwood, Thomas Braidwood, Thomas E. Braidwood
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Born September 27, 1948, in British Columbia, Canada, Tom Braidwood holds degrees in theatre and film and has long worked in both media. His first film project was a Production Assistant on 1974 film "Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn."

Mr. Braidwood is generally considered to be one…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • He is a big Beatles fan and does Origami in his free time.

    • Though it is often said that he was perfect for the role of Frohike in The X-Files and later The Lone Gunmen, his being cast in it was completely accidental. The producers had already seen several actors for the part but found casting it difficult. They were discussing the matter outside of a bathroom when Braidwood, who was already working as first assistant director on The X-Files, emerged and they realized he was right for the role.

    • He is the father of Jessica Braidwood and Kate Braidwood.

    • Da Vinci's Inquest will begin syndication in the US this fall. Tom directed several episodes over the first few years.

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