Thomas Brodie-Sangster is an England-based musician and an actor. He is known worldwide for the role of Jojen Reed in the popular T.V. series Game of Thrones. Also known for his voice as Ferb Fletcher in the cartoon series “Phineas and Ferb”. Renown for starring in the critically acclaimed cult films like – Death of a Superhero and Bright Star, he is known for his good looks and incredible acting skills.
Born on the date 16 May 1990, he is the son of the actors, Anastasia and Mark Ernest Sangster. He was born in London and grew up along with his sister Ava Sangster. Their father is also a musician as well as a film editor. His family has a long history of successful people. Their great-grandfather was a novelist and their ancestors were politicians and colonial administrator.
As an Actor
Sangster first started his acting career playing a role in a BBC television film named Station Jim. After his debut in his acting career, he then started playing roles in more television series. He played the lead roles in Bobbie’s Girl, The Miracle of the Cards as well as in the Stig of the Dump. He also played in a miniseries named Entrusted for which he won several awards and nominations as well.
Sangster then played in a television adaptation of the book Feather boy. In this film, he played the role of a younger version James Franco’s role. Later he starred in the film Nanny McPhee which became a commercial hit. In this film, he played the role of the eldest son among the 7 children.
Sangster then acted in a two-part story, “Human Nature” and “The Family of Blood” in the popular series Doctor Who. He also guest starred in the audio dramas “The Mind’s Eye” and “The bride of Peladon”. Later he also starred alongside Colin Firth in the film The Last Legion, which is a film adaptation of the novel by Valerio Massimo Manfred in the year 2007. In the same year, he also voiced the cartoon character Fern Fletcher of the cartoon series Phineas and Ferb.
In the year 2008, it was reported that Sangster would be playing in the movie- The Adventures of Tintin, a CGI motion film production. But he never got to finish the movie because of delay in filming.
Thomas has played a number of roles in several T.V shows as well as in films. He was starred in films like- The Last Legion, Bright Star, Nowhere Boy, The Baytown Outlaws, Albatross, The Ugly Ducking, Phantom Halo, Hideaways, Some Dogs Like, The Alchemistic Suitcase. Orbit Ever after, The Maze runner, My left-hand man etc. Apart from films, he has also played roles in many hit T.V. series as well. Some of them are- Feather boy, Doctor Who, Accused, Phineas and Ferb, Lewis, Ultimate Force, The miracle of the cards, Hiter- the rise of the evil, American Dad, Game of Thrones, Wolf Hall, Thunderbirds are Go and Godless.
Thomas also appeared in the music video of 30 Minute Break by The Luka State. he played the role of the boyfriend in the video. He has also contributed his voice in many audio plays like- Country Life, The Mind’s Eye and The bride of the Peladon.
He is known for his youthful features and incredible acting skills. During his career years, he has successfully managed to make a name for himself in the film making industry.
As a Musician
In the year 2006, Thomas established the Brodie Films along with his mother Tasha Bertram. The goal of this was “to create opportunities in the film industry for new British talent whether it is writers, actors or directors”. However, the company soon shut off later in the year 2013.
Thomas had also joined a band named Winnet where he played the bass guitar. He also knows how to play the left-handed guitar. His mother is the vocalist in the band.
Thomas Brodie-Sangster Dating Life
Thomas Brodie-Sangster was in a relationship with Patience Harding, a set designer, and art director. They met when he was filming and got into the relationship in the year 2008. Their relation was short lived as they soon broke up a year later in 2009. The current relationship status of the actor is unknown. There has been no confirmation as to him being single or romantically involved until now.
Awards and Nominations
During his career in acting, he has won awards as well as several nominations in different categories to mark his contribution. He has won the Golden Nymph Award and the Teen Choice Award. Thomas has been nominated for various awards for several categories as well. Some of them are- Young Artist Award, Satellite Award, Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, Teen Choice Awards etc.
Thomas Brodie-Sangster Net Worth
Thomas Brodie-Sangster has an estimated net worth of about $1.5 million.