Tom Verica (born May 13, 1964) is an American actor, director, and producer, best known for his role as Sam Keating opposite Viola Davis in the ABC drama How to Get Away with Murder (2014–2019). Verica also starred as Jack Pryor on NBC's television drama American Dreams (2002–2004). Verica's film acting credits include Zodiac directed by David Fincher, Flags of Our Fathers directed by Clint Eastwood, Murder By Numbers, Red Dragon, and Die Hard 2. Verica served as Executive Producer/Director of the critically acclaimed ABC series Scandal for seven seasons. Currently, he serves as executive producer and director on the ABC legal drama For the People.