Home / Biography / Ryan Thomas

Ryan Thomas


MMA fighter who produced his UFC debut at UFC 87, losing via submission in circular two against Ben Saunders. He went to Eastern Illinois School, where he got a qualification in primary education. He started his profession in middleweight, but dropped weight and fell right down to welterweight after just a couple fights. He was raised in Indianola, Illinois. He fought Ben Askren double this year 2010, shedding both matches.

Quick Facts

Full Name Ryan Thomas
Date Of Birth June 20, 1991
Place Of Birth Chicago, IL
Height 1.75 m, 1.75 m
Profession Rapper
Education Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School, Lester B. Pearson High School, Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School
Nationality British, British
Children Scarlett Jacqueline Thomas, Scarlett Jacqueline Thomas
Parents Sandra Buckle, Dougie James, Sandra Buckle, Dougie James
Siblings Adam Thomas, Scott Thomas, Adam Thomas, Scott Thomas
Nominations The British Soap Award for Sexiest Male, The British Soap Award for Best On-Screen Partnership, The British Soap Award for Sexiest Male, The British Soap Award for Best On-Screen Partnership
Movies Safe Harbour, Terrortory, The Gray Area, Purpose, Safe Harbour, Terrortory, Psychic Migrations, The Gray Area, Purpose
TV Shows Coronation Street, Neighbours, Coronation Street, Neighbours
Star Sign Gemini

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

1Uncle of Teddy Thomas (b. 8 September 2014), via his brother Adam Thomas and his girlfriend, Caroline Daly.
2His nickname in school was Lister, due to his likeness to Coronation Street co-star Craig Charles (who played the character Dave Lister on Red Dwarf (1988)).
3Became a father for the 1st time at age 24 when his [now ex] girlfriend Tina O'Brien gave birth to their daughter Scarlett Jacqueline Thomas on 26 October 2008.
4Older brother of Adam Thomas.



Coronation Street2000-2016TV SeriesJason Grimshaw
Children in Need2010TV SeriesJason
Coronation Street: A Knight's Tale2010VideoJason Grimshaw



National Television Awards2016TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
You're Back in the Room2015TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
Farewell Tina2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
The British Soap Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Sexiest Male
Coronation Street: A Moving Story2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Deirdre & Me: 40 Years on Coronation Street2012TV Movie documentaryHimself / Jason Grimshaw
Farewell Becky2012TV MovieHimself
Coronation Street: The Big 502010TV MovieHimself
The Mobo Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
This Morning2005-2010TV SeriesHimself
ITV Lunchtime News2010TV SeriesHimself
The 4th TV Now Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway2004-2009TV SeriesHimself
The Alan Titchmarsh Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Britannia High2008TV SeriesHimself
All Star Family Fortunes2008TV SeriesHimself
Coronation Street: The Grimshaw Family Album2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Coronation Street: The Wedding Special2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
The National Television Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Coronation Street: Confidential2007TV Series documentaryHimself
An Audience with Coronation Street2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Soapstar Superstar2006TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
The 100 Greatest Family Films2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Children in Need2003-2005TV SeriesHimself
Win, Lose or Draw Late2004TV SeriesHimself
GMTV2003-2004TV SeriesHimself
Coronation Street: Secrets2004TV Series documentaryHimself
SM:TV Live2003TV SeriesHimself
RI:SE2003TV SeriesHimself
Stars in Their Eyes2003TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Hear'Say It's Saturday!2001TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

The Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic Characters2010VideoJason Grimshaw
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year2007TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014British Soap AwardBritish Soap AwardsSexiest MaleCoronation Street (1960)
2007British Soap AwardBritish Soap AwardsBest On-Screen PartnershipCoronation Street (1960)· Sue Cleaver

Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have quotes information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have pictures. Sorry!

Check Also

Richie Porte

Australian cyclist known for his victories at events just like the 2012 Volta ao Algarve …