Thomas Plant is a famous television personality who is well known for his major contribution in the Bargain Hunt television show in BBC. Thomas Plant has also appeared in several reality shows and many other television shows, and this has increased his fame. The star is a very prosperous entrepreneur, and he owns an antique firm in Berkshire. He is a specialist in Jewellery and Silver, and from this, he has managed to accumulate very high net worth.
Despite his background of a low, middle-class beef farming family, he has found his way to the top of his profession. He is among the few American personalities who are very successful and prosperous economically yet he is leading a very happy married life which has not had any recorded scandal.
How old is Thomas Plant? Age, Birthdate, Birthday
According to some wiki information, the television personality was born in the year 1975 but the exact birthdate is not disclosed. This makes his current age 43 years.
Thomas Plant was born in Britain and was also raised there by his parents. He has British nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. His father’s name is Stewart, but there is no information disclosing his mother or siblings. His family was a low, middle class and they engaged in beef farming for their livelihood.
During his early life, he visited different cattle auctions along with his father often. It is evident that this exposure he got in his upbringing played a great role in his love for auctioneering which he has now perfected and specialized in. His hard struggling childhood life taught him to work hard to make a better life, and this is seen in his current professional success.
It was speculated that Thomas Plant would pursue a degree related to auctioneering and valuing, but he had a different idea. Earlier on, he had been a member of his school’s cadet force, and that is where he developed the idea of joining the Armed Forces. He went ahead and signed up for a three-year commitment to the British Army.
However, his passion for auctioneering remained strong and from 1993 he found his pathway into a career in Fine Art Valuation at Southampton Solent University. While in the university, he was a well-known racer and also the President of the University Fencing Club. In 1996, he graduated with a Bachelor degree with honors.
Thomas Plant began working as a porter for Phillips Auctioneers. He was in employment for more than seven years, and during that period he gained much experience and deep insight into the auction business. From there, he proceeded to work for Ceramic, Works of Art and Decorative Department where he became the head of the department.
He later signed in for a job with Tunbridge Wells in Kent and with Bexhill-on-Sea. He also worked in Jewellery and Silver at Gorringe’s and this enhanced his knowledge the more.
In September 2006, Thomas together with his friend Neil Shuttleworth entered into a business partnership and established their saleroom offering Special Auction Services which is located in Newbury. Currently, he is running his own auction house in Berkshire, and he is the director and specialist for watches, fine art, jewelry, silver, and antiques. He is a member of the Associate of the Society of Fine Art Auctioneers/Valuers (ASFAV).
His star rose to great fame for his appearances in the BBC’s television show named Bargain Hunt. Thomas Plant is also known for appearing on several other television shows which include some reality shows such as “The Antique Road Trip” and “Flug.”
Besides his career life, Thomas has another life where he loves to ski. This hobby has persisted from his youth because it is recorded that he represented GB in Europe and also skied with Franz Klammer and Eddie the Eagle. He also likes working out especially with CrossFit.
Thomas Plant Married to Wife, Angela. Any Children?
Thomas Plant is a happily married television personality. Thomas Plant is married to a beautiful woman named Angela. The two have been in a marriage for more than a decade now, and there has not been any recorded facts or rumors suspecting a couple of extra-marital affairs. They are blessed with twin daughters who are currently eight years old.
Together with his wife and children, Thomas resides in Cowley, United Kingdom. He loves spending as much time as possible with his family and this has contributed much to their happy home.
Thomas Plant Net Worth
Thomas Plant is leading a very successful professional television career, and also his business ventures are doing extremely well. There are no truthful facts recorded about his salary or net worth, but undoubtedly he is making a good fortune.