Knowledge Identifier: +Matthew_James_Thomas
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1988.
Countries: United Kingdom (54%), (23%), United States (15%)
Linked to: Sylvia Young Theatre School, Coldplay, The New York Times, U2
Thomas' theatre work includes "Fame" at the Shaftesbury Theatre in which he played Schlomo, Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical" Whistle Down the Wind" at the Aldwych Theatre London alongside "Hollyoaks" actress Hannah Tointon and former S Club Juniors member Jay Asforis in 1999-2000, in which he played Clarence
In June 2009 he performed at the Leicester Square Theatre playing the lead role of Dorian Gray in a production directed by Linnie Reedman with music by Joe Evans
"'Matthew James Thomas"' is a British actor and singer, best known for his role in the UK drama/musical show "Britannia High" and for playing the title role in the 2013 Broadway Revival of "Pippin"
In 2015, Thomas was nominated for the Helen Hayes award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical for his performance in "Diner"
In 2016 he performed the Role of Riff in West Side story at the Hollywood Bowl with the LA Philharmonic orchestra, conducted by Gustavo Dudamel, alongside fellow broadway actors Jeremy Jordan and Karen Olivo