Joseph Timothy "Tim" Thomerson is the star of Trancers, with Jack Deth being something of a signature role for him. Tim returned as the wisecracking future cop Jack Deth in four out of its five sequels, as well as the unreleased Pulse Pounders. Before he became an actor, he had a stint in the national guard.

Tim is also a stand up comedian. His many film credits include Brick Bardo in Dollman, Bad Channels and Dollman vs. Demonic Toys, Lester in Cherry 2000, The Sarge in Zone Troopers and Farnsworth in Nemesis and Nemesis III: Prey Harder.

His many television appearances include The Flash, Xenia: Warrior Princess and The New Adventures of Superman among others.