Roger R. Cross
Roger Cross Vergis
Name Roger R. Cross
Portrays Tomas Vergis (uncredited)
Birthplace Christiana, Jamaica
Born on October 19, 1969

Roger R. Cross portrayed Tomas Vergis in the pilot episode, but his scenes and plotline were deleted before the episode aired. His character was having an affair with Amanda Graystone. Ronald D. Moore wanted the character of Amanda to be more sympathetic, so they deleted the affair storyline. (1)

The role was recast and debuted in Know Thy Enemy with John Pyper-Ferguson in the part.


1. "Pilot - Unrated, Extended Edition." Caprica: Season 1.0, created by Ronald D. Moore and Remi Aubuchon, commentary by Director Jeffrey Reiner, Executive Producer/Writer Ronald D. Moore and Executive Producer David Eick, episode 101, Syfy, 2010, disc one, 33:12-34:32.