Thom Gossom, Jr. is represented by Atlanta Models & Talent and works throughout the US and Canada. He has been a member of the Screen Actors Guild since 1983.

Gossom can be seen in films such as Fight ClubJeepers Creepers 2, and Miss Evers' Boys. He is featured in the HBO special, Breaking the Huddle, about integration of Southern college football. 

Gossom starred as the title character, Israel, in the NYPD Blue Emmy winning episode, “Lost Israel” and most recently in episodes of ContainmentThe Quad, and Love is... 
He is seen in the recurring role of City Councilman Ted Marcus in In the Heat of the Night.


Gossom's theatre credits include Troy Maxson in Fences, Sam Semela in Master Harold and The Boys, Donny Dubrow in American Buffalo, Midge Carter in I’m Not Rappaport, and Scrooge in A Christmas Carol. He also wrote and starred in his one-man show, Speak of Me As I Am.

Speak of Me As I Am

A one-man performance featuring Thom Gossom, Jr. that dramatizes the story of nine men who gather every Saturday at Emmett’s BarberShop in Birmingham, Alabama. They tell stories, recite poetry, and share dreams…

COMING SOON… Alabama BoysA two-man performance featuring Thom Gossom, Jr and Michael O’Neill