Thomas Weatherall

Thomas Weatherall

From the age of six Thomas professionally trained in dance, in styles across musical theatre, contemporary dance, tap, ballet, jazz and hip hop. He has been trained in singing by Kirra Adams and is also a trained acrobat. Thomas’s first professional on-screen role was in the AACTA award-winning ABC iview teenage drama series Deadlock. He went on to appear in Networks Seven drama series RFDS alongside Stephen Peacocke, Rob Collins and Justine Clarke and the ABC crime series Troppo.

In 2021 Thomas also made his professional stage debut in the Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) production of Follow Me Home, staged at the Griffin Theatre. Thomas was most recently seen in the hit Netflix Drama series Heartbreak High, inspired by the original series but reimagined for a new generation. He has recently completed shooting on the Australia Drama series The Last Days of the Space Age for Disney+. In 2020 Thomas was named as one of the Casting Guild of Australia’s Rising Stars.

In 2021 Thomas was the recipient of the Balnaves Fellowship which funds the creative development of Australian Talent, bringing new work to theatre audiences. This award will enable him to further develop his writing talent.