Joe Thomas who starred as Simon, a love-sick schoolboy in the TV series ‘The Inbetweeners’ on Channel 4. The actor now stars in BBC comedy ‘White Gold’ and also participated as a contestant in the panel game show ‘Taskmaster.’
Joe was engaged to his co-star Hannah Tointon since 2017. But when and how did they met, and what else is he doing in his personal life? Here’s all you need to know about Joe Thomas.
Who Is Joe Thomas?
Joseph ‘Joe’ Thomas was born on 28 October 1983, in Chelmsford, Essex. He is the oldest son of his parents, but he hasn’t talked much about his family and siblings on the camera.
Joe Thomas studied at King Edward Vi Grammar School in his hometown Chelmsford. Then he went on to Pembroke College, Cambridge, where he studied history and was also a member of the Footlights along with Inbetweeners co-star Simon Bird.
Thomas and Bird served as the President and the Secretary of the Footlights from 2005 to 2006.
Are Joe Thomas & Fiance Hannah Tointon Getting Married?
Yes! Joe and Fiance Hannan Tointon are getting married. The two got engaged in 2017 after dating seven years. They met on the set of The Betweeners and started chatting via phone. Two years later, the couple moved in together. Currently, Joe and Hannah live in London.
In the series, his real-life fiance played the role of Simon’s girlfriend. Their relationship seems to be stronger than their characters’ doomed affair in the series.
In early January 2019, Joe went on to date with his fiance at Cirque du Soleil’s Totem at the Royal Allbert Hall. The time marked Joe Thomas’s first appearance after the widely criticized ‘Inbetweeners’ special reunion episode. Hannah Tointon showed everyone that she is standing beside her man no matter what the controversy.
His fiance also supported him in another of the couple’s recent appearance together in Soho in March 2019. Thomas looked a flimsy drunk, but luckily, his fiancee was there to help him through the night.
Career: Televisions and Movies
Joe Thomas got a significant breakthrough as Simon Cooper in Channel 4’s sitcom ‘The Inbetweeners.’ Thomas and his co-stars said goodbye to the series in 2014. But in 2017, Joe said that The Inbetweeners star could be a reboot in the future and shown as the grown adults.
However, on the 10th anniversary of the show, Simon Bird confirmed that they aren’t filming any installment of the series and two films.
Since 2017, Joe has been starring in the sitcom ‘White Gold’ alongside The Inbetweeners co-star James Buckley. Moreover, he appeared as George Wright in Chickens. Further, he played in student series ‘Fresh Meat’ and starred as a math teacher in the second series of ‘Threesome.’
Apart, he worked on the radio series ‘Proposal’ as Jamie and starred in The Festival. In 2019, Thomas took part in Dave’s panel show Taskmaster.
Joe Thomas Net Worth
Thomas has been working in the entertainment industry since 2007. Over the years, he appears in many televisions and movies. He got paid an impressive salary from the series and a little bit more form the film that added to his net worth.
Joe Thomas has amassed a net worth of $2 million. The Inbetweeners Movie alone grossed £41.8 million overall. The second sequel of the film ‘The Inbetweeners 2’ earned overall £33.3 million, making the highest-grossing British film in 2014.
Joe Thomas Weight Loss And Body Transformation
Talking about his physique, Joe has a slim body shape with a height of 5 feet 9 inches. His weight is not mentioned on the internet. Many people google the name of Joe Thomas’s weight loss, but this Joe Thomas, who went through a considerable weight loss, is an NFL star, not The Inbetweeners star.
The Inbetweeners star goes to the gym every evening to keep his body fit. Despite the busy schedule, he separated the time for exercise. He once joked that a crucial part of his fitness rule is to check that the vending machines are working or not.
Unknown Facts about Joe Thomas
- Joe’s zodiac sign is Scorpio.
- He was the roommate of English comedian Johny Sweet.
- Thomas performed in Shakespearean production at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
- Joe Thomas was 24 years old when the first episode of the show ‘The Inbetweeners’ aired. In the series, he played a 16 or 17 years old character.
- The British actor played the role of Kingsley Owen in the Channel 4 sitcom ‘Fresh Meat.’
Quick Facts about Joe Thomas
|Name||Joseph Owen Thomas|
|Date of Birth||28 October 1983|
|Birth Place||Chelmsford, Essex, England|
|Age||35 years old|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
|Alma Mater||Pembroke College, Cambridge|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|