‘Bones’ TJ Thyne

BONES: TJ Thyne as Dr. Jack Hodgins. The third season of BONES premieres Tuesday, Sept. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2007 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Kwaku Alston/FOX

TJ Thyne : Dr. Jack Hodgins

Date Of Birth: 1976  Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts

Originally from Boston, MA, TJ Thyne landed several lead roles at a young age in theater productions around the country, including “The Secret Garden” at the Dallas Theatre Center and the off-Broadway production of “Van Gogh” at New York’s Mint Theater Company.

Thyne studied acting with teachers throughout the United States and British Columbia. He graduated from the USC School of Theater, where he received his BFA in Acting.

Not long after graduating, he landed over 50 guest-star and recurring  roles on television shows including “Friends,” “Cold Case,” “Boston Legal,” “Nip/Tuck,” “CSI: NY,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Huff,” “The O.C.” and 24.
In 2002, Thyne founded Theatre Junkies Productions, which produces theater in the Los Angeles area as well as short films. The Theatre Junkies’ short  film “Validation,” starring Thyne, is currently playing in film festivals around the world and has won several “best comedy short” and “audience choice” awards.

Thyne recently wrapped production on two independent film projects, “The Pardon” with Jamie King and “Ball Don’t Lie” with Rosanna Arquette and Ludacris. Feature film credits include the roles of “Stu Lou Who” in “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” with Jim Carrey, the young lawyer “David Foil” in “Erin Brockovich” with Julia Roberts, and “Gerald” in “How High” with Method Man and Redman. He has also appeared in “Something’s Gotta Give,” “What Women Want,” “Edtv” and “Ghost World.”

Thyne currently lives in Los Angeles.