Ryan Thomas Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Nov, 2017
Facts of Ryan Thomas
Date of Birth: 1984 , June-10
Age: 37 years old
Birth Nation: England
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Birth Name Ryan Thoma
Father Sandra Buckle
Mother Dougie James
Nationality England
Birth Place/City Manchester
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 million
Eye Color Light brown
Hair Color Light brown
Face Color White
Affair with Lucy Mecklenburgh
Girlfriend Tina O'Brien
Children Scarlett Jacqueline Thomas
TV Show Coronation Street, Neighbours
Siblings Adam Thomas, Scott Thomas
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American actor, Ryan Thomas, is well-known for his portrayal of Jason Grimshaw on ITV's British soap opera, Coronation Street. He started acting at the age of sixteen. In 2008, he won the Rear of the Year Award.

Early life and Career

Ryan Thomas was born Ryan James Thomas on 10th June 1984, in Manchester England. He holds British nationality & belongs to White ethnicity/race. Thomas grew up with his siblings; Adam Thomas Scott Thomas.

Thomas started his professional acting career at the early age of sixteen from British soap opera Coronation Street as Jason Grimshaw in December 2000.

In 2012, Thomas appeared in the documentary, Corrie Goes to Kenya, which he referred as a life-changing show for him. He left the show in 2104,  after being with the show for than four years.

Thomas' outstanding performance on the show helped him win the Rear of the Year Award. In October 2017, he appeared as Rafael Humphreys in the Australian soap opera Neighbours. 

Personal life

Ryan Thomas is in a relationship with a reality show star, Lucy Mecklenburgh. The pair first met on the show called, Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls. 

Previously, Thomas dated former Coronation Street co-star, Tina O'Brien (who plays Sarah Platt) for six years from 2003. She was emotionally devasted after they split up in October 2009.

After years of their break up, O'Brien gave birth to their daughter Scarlett. The duo has remained very amicable for the sake of their little girl, Thomas shares a good bonding with Tina's new boyfriend, PT Adam Crofts.

Thomas filed for the bankruptcy because of an unpaid tax bill of $40,000 in 2013. In 2016, he got arrested for disorderly conduct after getting drunk in the Lake District nightclub and was fined $90. 

Net worth

Ryan Thomas has earned a decent amount of money from his acting career. Though he has not disclosed the exact figure of his current net worth, it is believed to be in millions of dollars. Back in 2015, Thomas owned a Mercedes costing around $92,000. He also shares his girlfriend's net worth of $3 million.