|Fulvio Cecere (Lt. Alastair Thorne)|
Actor Name: Fulvio Cecere
Character Name: Lt. Alastair Thorne
Episode Appearances: Guest Star on the Season 2 episode "Pegasus".
Character Bio: Lt. Thorne is a well respected crewmember and according to Col. Jack Frisk many owe their lives to him (according to Specialist Gage roughly 50 men). He's known as the "Cylon Interrogator" among his fellow crewmates. His methods of interrogation include sexual assault and torture. He and his men apparantly tortured and raped the Cylon prisoner named Gina, a copy of the #6 model.
When Thorne and his men try to rape Sharon Valerii, Chief Tyrol and Helo come to her rescue. During the fight they accidentally kill Thorne and are thrown in the brig by Admiral Helena Cain who was likely complicit in the behavior of Thorne.
Actor Bio: Fulvio Cecere was born on March 11, 1960 in Canada to Italian parents. Fulvio attended Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles, but only after one year he realized that not law but acting was his true calling. He took acting classes at UCLA and starred in an impressive amount of televison and feature film parts over the next years.
While on vacation in Vancouver, Canada, he sent out his resume to several local talent agents and to his surprise the response was overwhelming. Moving around between Vancouver, Toronto, LA and New York all year, he works in a variety of places. He has had recurring parts in Nero Wolfe, Dark Angel, Tarzan, Tilt, Blade and Intelligence. Next to that he had parts in films like Paycheck, Assault on Precinct 13 and Ron Howard's Cinderella Man.
A few years back Fulvio produced, directed and acted in his own written short film The Regular Guy. Though it took him some time to get finished, he recently toured the Film Festivals with it and received several awards. He currently works on a new self written film project.
IMDB Link: Fulvio Cecere
Official Website: Fulvio Cecere - official site
Trivia: He's asked a lot to play the part of a police officer or a detective in TV series as well as films.
What he's doing now: He's acting in a wide variety of TV series and films. Next to that he writes, produces and directs his own films.
Interviews: Fulvio Cecere GALACTICA.TV interview