11 Things You Need to Know About Tom Skerritt

  1. In the late ‘80s he was the poster boy for Guess Jeans.

2. Reunited with the cast of Alien to provide voice over (for Captain Dallas, naturally) for the video game Alien: Isolation.

3. Ranked in People Magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful people in the World in 1993.

4. Tom has appeared in more than 40 films and 200 TV episodes.

5. Played Sheriff Jimmy Brock on Picket Fences

6. Had 4 weeks of ballet training for his role of Wayne in the movie The Turning Point (he’s also rehearsing with PNB for 4 weeks for his role as Don Quixote).

7. Tim and Eric Awesome Show Great Job! wrote a jingle about Tom Skerritt.

8. Tom will perform the role of Don Quixote at the following performances:
Friday, Jan 30 at 7:30
Saturday, Jan 31 at 7:30
Thursday, Feb 5 at 7:30
Friday, Feb 6 at 7:30
Saturday, Feb 7 at 1
Saturday, Feb 7 at 7:30
Sunday, Feb 8 at 7

9. His trademark is his mustache.

 10. Plays the motorcycle cop in Harold and Maude but billed in the credits as M. Borman.

11. Helped found TheFilmSchool in Seattle where he regularly teaches.

Need more Tom? Watch this video of him and Carla Körbes talking about the acting skills he brings to Don Quixote

Featured photo: Tom Skerritt as Don Quixote in Don Quixote. Photo ©Angela Sterling.

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