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C. Thomas Howell
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C. Thomas Howell

In Gods and Generals, C. Thomas Howell reprises the role of Lt. Chamberlain, which he originated in Gettysburg.

Howell made his film debut in 1982 in E.T. the Extraterrestrial. He followed up the next year with his critically acclaimed performance as Ponyboy in Francis Ford Coppola's The Outsiders.

Howell's considerable roster of films includes roles in Grandview, U.S.A, Red Dawn, Secret Admirer, The Hitcher, Soul Man, A Tiger's Tale, Franco Zeffirelli's Il Giovane Toscanini, The Return of the Musketeers, Side Out, Tank and That Night; he recently completed filming on Hildago.

Howell has directed the films The Big Fall, Pure Danger and Hourglass, for which he also wrote the screenplay.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.

C. Thomas Howell Facts

Birth NameChristopher Thomas Howell
BirthdayDecember 7, 1966 (57... Happy Birthday!)
BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA
Height5' 11" (1m80)  How tall is C. Thomas Howell compared to you?

Selected Filmography

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