Ashley Thomas is an accomplished English television and film actor. Originally from West London, Thomas attended The BRIT School for Performing Arts. His breakthrough television role was in the award-winning and critically acclaimed Black Mirror. Thomas has since appeared in numerous TV shows including The Night Of, Top Boy, 24: Legacy, Salvation and The Ipcress File. Recently, he starred in Them, for which he was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Performance in a New Scripted Series.
In 2018, Thomas appeared in the Academy Award®-winning short film Skin about a young boy whose innocent exchange with a black man leads to uproar and violence between two families in a small, blue-collar town. Previously, Thomas appeared in the Sundance Film Festival and Berlin Film Festival award-winning film My Brother the Devil and was named one of Screen International’s Stars of Tomorrow in 2012.