Thomas Hill (born June 2 1927 in Landour, Mussourie, India) was an actor and director on stage for decades before starting in film in the mid 1960s and on television in the 1980s.
One of Hill's most prominent roles was the recurring part of Jim Dixon on the 1980s TV series Newhart, Hill also appeared as King Baaldorf in the short-lived 1980s series Wizards and Warriors. His TV movie roles include Father Andrew Doyle in the 1984 NBC miniseries V: The Final Battle.
He has had guest appearances on TV shows including St. Elsewhere, Remington Steele, The Facts of Life, Married... with Children, Coach, and Law & Order.
Hill's first feature film performance was in the 1965 film The Slender Thread. Other film credits include Firefox (1982).