For the fans of the TV series, The Walking Dead?, the English actor Tom Payne is quite a familiar face. He portrayed Paul “Jesus” Rovia in the show until his character got an end in mid-November 2018.
Additionally, Tom has also entertained the public with his performance in series, Talking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead. Since, 2019, he portrays Malcolm Bright in the television series, Prodigal Son.
How Much Is The Worth Of Actor Tom Payne?
Tom started his professional acting career since 2007 & without any doubt, Payne’s career success of over many years amassed him a hefty sum. As of February 2020, he has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Breakthrough From Series “The Walking Dead”
37-year-old actor Tom began his acting career appearing in the television series, Casualty in 2005. He made a professional debut from the show Skins in 2007. The same year, the actor played in Miss Marie Lloyd. During the year, Payne came to the limelight as Brett Aspinall on the TV series Waterloo Road.
After that, the promising actor played various roles in He Kills Coppers, Miss Marple, Beautiful People, The Task, and Generation Perdue. Moreover, his notable acting credits include Still Young, The Physician, MindGamers, It’s No Game, New World, and others.
Most notably, in 2016, Tom got his breakthrough role in the television series, The Walking Dead, alongside Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Laurie Holden, Scott Wilson, Emily Kinney, and others.
In the show, he played the recurring role, Paul “Jesus” Rovia in season 6. From season 7 to season 9, the star served as one of the main casts. However, on November 25, 2018, his character Jesus died.
Later, the New World actor also featured in the shows, Talking Dead, The Nightly Show, and Fear the Walking Dead. Since 2019, Tom is starring as Malcolm Bright on the television series Prodigal Son with Lou Diamond Phillips, Halston Sage, Frank Harts, Keiko Agena, Bellamy Young, and Michael Sheen.
Mother Is Make-Up Artist & Brother Is An Actor
5 feet 7 inches tall Tom Payne was born Thomas Payne on December 21, 1982, in Chelmsford, Essex, England to parents Sue Bide and Jeremy Payne. His mom Sue is the former BBC trained British makeup artist and hair designer.
The Walking Dead actor grew up spending his childhood with his sibling, Will Payne, an actor.
Tom attended King Edward’s School and later, graduated from Royal Central School of Speech & Drama holding a degree in acting in June 2005.
Engaged To Swedish Model
Tom Payne is engaged to Jennifer Akerman in late November 2018. His fiancée is a popular Swedish model, blogger, singer, and songwriter.
The celebrity couple began dating in late 2013. The duo is often spotted together in various events and programs.