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Tanner Maguire
Tanner Maguire
Tanner Maguire
Character(s) Tom Brennan (child)
Date of Birth July 15, 1998 (age 20)
Origin Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
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Tanner Maguire portrayed young Tom Brennan in "The Incident, Part 1".


  • Maguire often portrays younger versions of main characters on different shows, such as his recurring roles on "How I Met Your Mother" and "Days of Our Lives" as the young Barney Stinson and the young Shawn Brady respectively, and his guest staring role on "My Name Is Earl" as young Randy.
  • Maguire appeared in the season 1 finale ("One Wonderful Day") of "Desperate Housewives" during a flashback, much like he appeared in the season 5 finale "The Incident, Part 1".
  • Maguire guest starred on various shows including "Medium", "Without a Trace", "Ghost Whisperer" and "Hannah Montana".
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