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The Strain


Bradley Thompson

Executive Producer/Writer

Bradley Thompson joined Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan’s The Strain in 2013 for its first season.

Previously, Thompson and Co-Writer David Weddle were Writers and Producers for the critically-acclaimed series Battlestar Galactica, which won a Peabody in 2005. In 2011, during their stint as Writers/Co-Executive Producers for CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Thompson and Weddle earned an Environmental Media Award for their episode titled “Fracked.”

Thompson and Weddle were Writers/Co-Executive Producers on Falling Skies; Writers/Consulting Producers for Defiance and Alphas; and Writers on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, The Twilight Zone and The Fearing Mind.

Thompson’s career began while shooting and editing documentaries at Cal State Humboldt. He earned an M.F.A. in Professional Writing from the U.S.C. School of Cinema-Television and went on to write and direct more than 40 educational films before leaving that field to work in television with Weddle.

Thompson resides in the Los Angeles area.