A man accused of raping Amy in New York. Once Nick realizes that Amy is trying to frame him for murder (as revenge for his affair with Andie), Nick gets in touch with Tommy. Tommy explains that he and Amy dated for a while until she got angry with him for seeing another woman and decided to frame him for a brutal, violent rape to teach him a lesson.
Tommy O’Hara Character Timeline in Gone Girl
The timeline below shows where the character Tommy O’Hara appears in Gone Girl. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
23. Nick Dunne, Five Days Gone (2)
29. Nick Dunne, Seven Days Gone (1)
37. Nick Dunne, Eight Days Gone (2)
39. Nick Dunne, Eight Days Gone (3)
47. Nick Dunne, Ten Days Gone (3)
...every time the two of them offer the detectives evidence of Amy’s destruction—Hilary Handy and Tommy O’Hara, the labyrinth clues—the cops find a way to bend the narrative towards Amy’s innocence.... (full context)
59. Nick Dunne, Thirty Days After the Return
...but Boney knows Amy has covered her tracks too well. Go thinks maybe Jacqueline Collings, Tommy O’Hara, or Hilary Handy could help expose Amy—but Boney knows that the public loves Amy... (full context)