Richard Thomas was born on June 13, 1951 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard Earl Thomas. He is an actor and director, known for The Waltons (1971), Wonder Boys (2000) and All Quiet on the Western Front (1979). He has been married to Georgiana Bischoff since November 20, 1994. They have one child. He was previously married to Alma Gonzales.