Tom Braidwood

Active - 1972 - 1998  |   Born - Sep 27, 1948 in British Columbia, Canada  |   Genres - Drama, Science Fiction

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  • Joined the Tamahnous Theatre Workshop in 1972, where he worked as a resident actor, writer, musician, director and technician for six years.
  • Appeared in The Portrait, a 1992 feature film in which both of his daughters are also credited with small roles.
  • Stumbled serendipitously into the part of Melvin Frohike on The X-Files while working on the series as a first assistant director and during a casting session it was jokingly suggested they needed someone slimy "like Braidwood," at which point he was asked to do it.
  • Goes by the nickname "Trudy."