Thomas Brodie-Sangster aka Thomas Sangster is an English actor who has played notable roles in Sam in Love Actually, Simon in Nanny McPhee and Ferb in Phineas and Ferb. He has portrayed Jojen Reed in Game of Thrones (2013–2014) and Newt in the Maze Runner film series (2014–2018).
Sangster recently made a red carpet debut and made his relationship officially with Tesla CEO Elon Musk's ex-wife Talulah Riley at BAFTAs 2022.
Thomas Brodie-Sangster was born on 16 May 1990 in Southwark, London. His father Mark Sangster, who is from Banchory, Scotland, is also an actor while his mother Tasha Bertram was a ballet dancer. He grew up with his sister Ava Sangster who has appeared in The Last Legion.
Sangster plays bass and guitar, and he learned to play the guitar with his left hand when he was cast as the left-handed Paul McCartney in the 2009 feature film Nowhere Boy. He also had to learn to play drums for the 2003 film Love Actually.
Sangster completed his primary schooling at an elementary school in Virginia, the United States.
Thomas Brodie-Sangster made his film debut in a BBC television film, Station Jim. He then appeared in several television films such as Bobbie's Girl, The Miracle of the Cards and Stig of the Dump.
Sangster rose to fame after he played a major role of Sam in the 2003 theatrical film Love Actually. He was nominated for a Young Artist Award and a Golden Satellite Award for the film.
In 2013 Sangster was cast as Jojen Reed in the HBO drama series Game of Thrones. He appeared on the show until 2014, alongside Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lena Headey and Emilia Clarke.
Sangster has notably appeared as Newt in the Maze Runner trilogy: The Maze Runner (2014), Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015), and Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018).
Thomas Brodie-Sangster is currently dating a new girlfriend Talulah Riley, who is an actress best known for her appearances in Inception, Pride & Prejudice, St Trinian's and St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold.
Sangster and Riley made their relationship official as they made their red carpet debut as a couple at the BAFTAs 2022.
The relationship rumors between Sangster and Riley first surfaced in November 2021 when they were spotted holding hands together.
Talulah Riley is the ex-wife of the CEO of TESLA Elon Musk. The former couple first married in 2010 after two years of dating but ended their relationship in 2012. Later in 2013, they remarried but again in 2016, they got a divorce.
Riley doesn't have any children with Musk but the SpaceX founder has six children from his previous marriage to Justine Musk (m. 2000–2008). He has two more children from his previous relationships.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Thomas Brodie-Sangster has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Meanwhile, his girlfriend Talulah Riley has a whopping net worth of $25 million, as of 2022. After her divorce from Elon Musk, she got a luxurious house in Brentwood, Los Angeles that the pair had purchased in 2014 for $3.69 million.