Jason Jansen, the child actor who played Tommy Kennedy in the live action segments of the widely unknown "fifth season" of the G1 cartoon, has been a mystery among the Transformers fandom for years. So much that the Transformers Wiki even considered him (or rather, information regarding his person) a "holy grail". Now someone found him. Or rather, he found his name mentioned on someone's blog and decided to give an interview. Tommy Kennedy, Found – An Interview with Jason Jansen « Digest My Brain Turns out his real name is Jason Jankowski, "Jansen" was just a stage name, and he quit acting and grew up to become an ABC Television exec.