Tucker, Jonathan 1982–

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TUCKER, Jonathan 1982


Full name, Jonathan Moss Tucker; born May 31, 1982, in Boston, MA; son of Paul Hayes Tucker (an art expert, curator, educator, and writer) and Maggie (a public relations and marketing analyst and executive) Moss Tucker. Education: Studied with the Boston Ballet. Avocational Interests: Reading, wrestling, horseback riding.

Addresses: Agent Kami Putnam, The Gersh Agency, 232 North Canon Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Manager Booh Schut, Booh Schut Company, 11350 Ventura Blvd., Suite 200, Studio City, CA 91604. Publicist Pinnacle Public Relations, 8265 Sunset Blvd., Suite 201, Los Angeles, CA 90046.

Career: Actor. Appeared in commercials.

Awards, Honors: Young Artist Award nomination, Young Artist Foundation, best performance by a leading young actor in a television movie or pilot, 2000, for Mr. Music; Screen Idols Award, 2002, for The Deep End; Argosy and Libertas awards, Dubrovnik International Film Festival, 2003, for Ball in the House.


Film Appearances:

Moses (some sources cite Moss) Junior, Botte di natale (also known as The Fight before Christmas, The Night before Christmas, The Trouble Makers, Troublemakers, and Die Troublemaker ), Columbia/TriStar Films de Espana/Union Generale Cinematographique, 1994.

Todd, Two If by Sea (also known as Stolen Hearts ), Warner Bros., 1996.

Young Tommy Marcano, Sleepers, Warner Bros., 1996.

Matthew, 100 Girls, Dream Entertainment, 2000.

Tim Weiner, The Virgin Suicides (also known as Sofia Coppola's The Virgin Suicides ), Paramount Classics, 2000.

Beau Hall, The Deep End, Twentieth CenturyFox, 2001.

J. J., Ball in the House, Chimera Films/Fair Ball Productions, 2001.

Morgan, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Focus Features/New Line Cinema, 2003.

Dennis Kelly, Hostage, Columbia, 2004.

Heck Prigusivac, Love Comes to the Executioner, Aura Entertainment, 2004.

Mark Deloach, Stateside (also known as Sinners ), Holds Barred Productions, 2004.

Michael Gaddis, Criminal, Warner Bros., 2004.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Rob Tennant (some sources cite Rid Tennant), Mr. Music, Showtime, 1998.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Tony, "Frostbit," Early Edition, CBS, 1997.

Chad Baldwin/"James Tucker,""Vanished: Parts 1 & 2," The Practice, ABC, 2001.

Eli Wexler, "The Curse of the Klopman Diamonds," Philly, ABC, 2002.

Ian Tate, "Abomination," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (also known as Law & Order: SVU ), NBC and USA Network, 2003.

Peter Arnz, "Crash and Burn," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as CSI ), CBS, 2003.

Himself, Punk'd, MTV, 2003.

Stage Appearances:

Performed with the Boston Ballet as a child, including appearances as Fritz in The Nutcracker and performances in The Ice Maiden and Punichello.



Chainsaw Redux: Making a Massacre, Automat Pictures, 2004.

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