|Date of birth||22 Nov. 1988|
Reece Thompson began his acting career with voice acting roles on animated television series and made small appearances in a few television series. Thompson appeared in episodes of Jeremiah, Tru Calling and the mini-series Living With the Dead. His first major live-action television role came in 2002 when he played the character James Barns on Canadian children's television series, I Love Mummy.
Reece made his first film appearance with a small role in the 2003 film, Dreamcatcher. In 2004, Thompson played the character of Jinto in three episodes of the science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis. Thompson also had small film roles in 2004's SuperBabies: Baby Geniuses 2 and 2005's The Sandlot 2. In 2005, Thompson provided the voice for the character Simon Star in the animated television series Trollz. That same year, Thompson got a recurring role in the Canadian children's television series Zixxas Dwayne, one of the new main characters introduced in the show's second season. In 2008, Thompson reprised the role in the third season of the series. In 2006, Thompson made a guest appearance on an episode of Smallville and had a recurring role in the short-lived ABC Family series Three Moons Over Milford.
Thompson landed his first major film role as Hal Hefner, the protagonist in 2007's Rocket Science, a coming of age film about a stuttering boy who joins the high school debate team. Directed by Jeffrey Blitz, the film was well-received, earning a Grand Jury Prize nomination at the Sundance Film Festival.
Thompson appears in The Perks of Being a Wallflower, alongside Emma Watson, in a film based on the popular novel. He had a guest spot on the US version of Being Human.
- Created a production company called "Jitterbug Productions" with his friends.
- He was home schooled by his mother.
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