Henry Jackson Thomas Jr. is an American actor and musician. He is best known for his breakout role as Elliott in Steven Spielberg’s film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and his more recent role in The Haunting of Hill House, and its follow-up series The Haunting of Bly Manor.
He was also in Ouija: Origin of Evil, Gerald’s Game, and Doctor Sleep, a film adaptation of Stephen King’s sequel to The Shining, as well as Gangs of New York, Legends of the Fall, The Last Sin Eater, Betrayal, Girl In the Bunker, Stargirl, Happy Face Murders, and Peter Jacksons adaptation of Stephen Kings Desperation,
He is in Netflix’s To All The Boys Always and Forever, which premiered in February 2021, and will be in Midnight Mass, a horror series that will drop on Netflix in 2021.