When Tom Neville was young, he was weak. Which is probably while he is so strong and power hungry today. Before the power went out, he was an insurance adjuster, and realized that he can use this nonverbal reading abilities to his advantage. He is now the leader of the Monroe Militia, keeping "peace" across the nation. Neville was sent to capture Ben, but when he was killed, he took his son, Danny, as a hostage to reach his uncle, Miles.

Tom Neville Quotes

Me? I was an insurance adjuster. Most of my job was figuring out whether the things people said lined up with the truth. Lucky for me it's a skill that never goes out of style.


Tom: To tell you the truth, when General Monroe finds out, he's gonna be irate and he might even have my head.
Danny: Let's hope.

Revolution Quotes

Jason: I don't understand you. Why are you doing this? I don't want your help.
Tom: Look, I know what kind of man I am. I have done every bad thing in the good book. I have lied; I have stolen; I have killed and worse. I don't care if you're the devil himself. Everyone draws the line somewhere, and leaving my only son to die alone I guess that's where I draw the line.

80 million dollars in the bank and I would trade it all, right now, for a roll of Charmin.