Hillsboro, Or. – The actor who played Elliot in the movie, E.T. has been arrested on a DUII charge. 48 year old Henry Thomas Jr. was arrested in Tualitan last night and is behind bars at the Washington County Jail.
His IMDb page says he is an actor and producer and performs with the band, The Blueheelers. It also says he is ranked as #24 on VH1’s list of the “100 Greatest Kid Stars”.
He was born in San Antonio, Texas in 1971 and inducted into the Texas Film Hall of Fame in 2013.