Adam Thomas is a British actor best known for his roles as Adam Barton and Donte Charles in the television series Emmerdale and Waterloo Road, respectively. Before getting his iconic role in the well-known drama series “Waterloo Road,” Thomas began his career by playing a little part in the medical soap opera “Doctors.” After participating in the renowned British reality television game show “I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here,” Adam Thomas became well-known. In addition to taking part in the survival game show, he also placed third, which elevated his fame even more. Thomas has thousands of followers on numerous social media sites and is a well-known figure there. His wife and kids and he are currently residing in Leeds, England.
Childhood and Career
On August 11, 1988, Adam Gordon Thomas was born in Salford, England. He grew up with his two brothers, older brother Ryan Thomas and non-identical twin Scott Thomas. Adam attended the famous “Mid Cheshire College” in Northwich, England, after graduating from high school.
When Adam Thomas was offered a guest role in the medical drama “Doctors” on the BBC, his acting career officially got underway. He was once more visible in 2004 in a supporting part in the medical drama “Casualty” on the BBC network.
When he was given the chance to play Donte Charles in the television drama series “Waterloo Road,” Adam landed his breakthrough role in 2006. From 2006 until 2009, he continued to feature in a total of 47 episodes of “Waterloo Road.” Adam Thomas played the character of Donte Charles for three additional seasons after joining the cast of the television program for its first season.
Meanwhile, Thomas made a cameo appearance in the 2007 episode of “Doctors,” playing the part of Rohan Jameson. The following year, he played Jake Shepherd in another cameo role on “Casualty.” Adam Thomas was now a well-known figure because to his outstanding performance in “Waterloo Road.”
In 2009, Thomas received his second significant acting assignment when he was cast as Adam Barton in “Emmerdale,” one of the all-time greatest British soap operas. Adam Barton has been portrayed by Thomas in more than 800 episodes to date.
Adam Thomas appeared in ‘Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow,’ a television show featuring stand-up comedy, in 2009. He appeared in the performance as a member of the audience. He also made a cameo appearance in a “Doctors” episode that same year. In the episode that aired on May 26, 2009, he was seen playing a character by the name of Ben Hamilton.
He started appearing as a guest artist in different programs and game shows as a result of his rising fame, including the well-known ITV program “All Star Family Fortunes” in 2014. Adam and his brother Ryan Thomas both made appearances in the program.
Before getting the chance to participate in the renowned British reality television game program “I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here,” he made appearances as himself in a few episodes in 2016, including “Lorraine” and “Good Morning Britain.” Adam Thomas’ reputation grew after he participated in the reality show as one of the candidates because he was now well-known in the UK. The 16th season of the show featured him in a total of 22 episodes. Due to his guts and determination, he not only participated in the show but also managed to place third.
He appeared in a few additional television shows in 2016, including “Gogglebox” and “All Star Mr. & Mrs.” He starred in “All Star Mr. & Mrs.” with his then-girlfriend and future wife, Caroline Daly, but he also had an appearance on “Gogglebox” as one of the I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! competitors.
Individual Life of Adam Thomas
The two brothers of Adam Thomas are also performers. Ryan Thomas, his older brother, is a well-known actor best recognized for his role in the ITV serial opera “Coronation Street.” Scott Thomas, his fraternal twin, has made an appearance on the dating reality program “Love Island.” Both of Adam’s siblings are close to him, and he enjoys spending time with them.
In April 2008, Adam Thomas and Caroline Daly began dating, and soon after, they fell deeply in love. He finally proposed to Caroline Daly on a beach in Dubai after eight years of dating her, and they got engaged in April 2016.
Adam and his longtime partner Caroline Daly had their baby Teddy James Thomas on September 8, 2014. Adam Thomas and Caroline Daly exchanged vows in Delamere Manor, Cheshire, on August 27, 2017. Later on in the year, Adam revealed his wife was expecting their second child. Elsie-Rose, their second child, was born on May 20, 2018.
Adam Thomas is active on a number of social media networks, such as Twitter and Instagram. More than 719,000 people follow his official Instagram feed, which is filled with images and videos of his loved ones. His wife and kids are pictured in the majority of the Instagram photos he posts. He has more than 341,000 followers on Twitter.
Adam Thomas enjoys socializing with his friends and coworkers. His ‘Emmerdale’ co-star Isabel Hodgins considers him a close friend. Adam had complimented Isabel for her assistance and support on the “Emmerdale” sets in one of his Instagram photos.
Adam Thomas’s Net Worth
Adam Thomas is one of the wealthiest and most well-liked soap opera actors. Adam Thomas has a net worth of $5 million, per our analysis of data from sources including Wikipedia, Forbes, and Business Insider.