Thomas Sangster
Thomas Sangster-2013
Thomas Sansgter, as seen at the European debut of Game of Thrones Season 4 in London in 2013.
Birth Name
Thomas Brodie Sangster
Gender   Male
Date of birth
May 16, 1990 (Age 28)
Place of birth
Southwark, London, England, United Kingdom
Characters portrayed
Ferb Fletcher
Ferb Fletcher (2nd Dimension)
Other projects
Stig of the Dump
Nanny McPhee
Doctor Who
Game of Thrones
I find it weird the way people get so excited about celebrities. If my friends are on the phone, their friends will say: "Is that kid from Love Actually there?" And the phone gets passed round and I have to speak to this stranger asking: "Are you famous?" I don't know how to answer.

Thomas Sangster (sometimes credited as Thomas Brodie-Sangster) is a British actor who has starred in several movies and TV series, and is best known for his role in the films Nanny McPhee and Love Actually. His most recent project is the movie Nowhere Boy, in which he plays a young Paul McCartney. For Phineas and Ferb, he voices Ferb Fletcher.


Other Notable Roles


  • 2003 "Golden Nymph", Monte Carlo Television Festival: Best Actor in a mini-series for Entrusted

Background Information

  • Has starred in two movies with Emma Thompson: Love Actually and Nanny McPhee.
  • Has starred in three movies with Colin Firth: Love Actually, Nanny McPhee and The Last Legion.
  • His mother, Anastasia "Tasha" Bertram, is a dancer and actress who appeared in several BBC films.
  • His father, Mark Sangster, is an actor and musician who has recently appeared in "The Lion King" musical in London's West End.
  • Cousin of Hugh Grant, with whom he starred in Love Actually.
  • Hobbies: painting, mechanics and working on vintage cars and motorcycles.
  • It was rumored that he would play the title role in Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson's film adaptation of The Adventures of Tintin of but when filming was delayed in October 2008, he was forced to drop out.
  • Plays drums and guitar, but had to learn to play the guitar upside down to play Paul McCartney because Paul McCartney is left-handed.
  • Formed Brodie Films in 2006 with his mother Tasha, "to create opportunities in the film industry for new British talent; innovative writers, actors and directors."
  • He records all his lines for Phineas and Ferb in England.
  • Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy" Marsh stated that Sangster can do a very good imitation of the "Perry noise". He showcased this in "Interview with a Platypus" and Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension.
  • Thomas played Newt in the film adaptation of "The Maze Runner"
  • It is been confirmed by Dan Povenmire in his tweet that he played a small role on Star Wars: The Force Awakens.


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