Thomas James "Tommy" Laughlin (born February 13, 1971), best known by his ring name Tommy Dreamer, is an American professional wrestler, promoter, and actor. He is also founder/owner/wrestler of the independent professional wrestling promotion House of Hardcore.
Dreamer is best known for his appearances with Eastern/Extreme Championship Wrestling from 1993 to 2001 and with the World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment from 2001 to 2010 and 2015 to present. Dubbed the "heart and soul" of ECW, Dreamer regularly featured in the company's major storylines as well as holding a number of back office roles. Championships held by Dreamer over the course of his career include the ECW World Heavyweight Championship (which he has held twice, as well as being the only man to have held the title in the original ECW and the WWE-branded revival), ECW World Tag Team Championship and WWF/E Hardcore Championship.