If you have an interest in the American daily soap opera, then you must have heard about Tom Pelphrey. He has mostly worked in daily dramas which can be your favorites. Tom gained popularity with the role of ‘Jonathan Randall’. which airs on the CBS’s soap opera “Guiding Light”. He joined the cast in 2004 and gathered the huge positive criticism for his role.
Following years he has been working in numerous soap operas and movies, and also musical drama. He has also worked with many celebrities like Constance Wu, Kelli Giddish, and many more. Let us scroll down to find more details about the popular soap opera actor.
Tom Pelphrey: early life, education, and career
The actor, Pelphrey was born on July 28, 1982, in Howell Township, New Jersey as a Thomas J. Pelphrey. Therefore, he was raised in Howell Township along with his sibling. But, there’s only a little information about his parents and early life is available. He is the son of Laurie and Richard Pelphrey. He has an older brother Robert Pelphrey.
He had graduated in Fine and Performing Arts Center from Howell High School in 2000. Later, he joined Mason Gross School of the arts, Rutgers University. Then he received a degree in BFA in 2004. In the same year, after his graduation, he joined the cast of “Guiding Light” soap opera. He bragged huge applause for portraying his role in the drama. With this success, he had signed in numerous dramas which includes “As the world turns”, “CSI: Miami”, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, “Banshee” and many more.
Pelphrey has appeared in many movies like “Birds of America”, “Junction”, “The Girls is in Trouble”, and others too. He is also a stage actor who has performed in “A New Television Arrives Finally (2007)”, “God’s Hat (2010)” in New York theatre. He was back on stage at times and showed is theatrical acting in 2012 “End of the Rainbow”, and “Fool for Love” in 2015. Currently, he works with the Marvel’s “Iron Fist” where he portrayed the character of “Ward Meachum”.
Tom Pelphrey: personal life and girlfriend
The, 36 age years old, Tom is unmarried but he is no single. The actor has been dating to beautiful actress Jamie Alexander. Recently, the couple was seen together in red carpet of EW & People’s Upfronts Bash 2018. The lovebirds also visited Paris just a while ago and shared a post of their passionate kiss on Instagram.
Prior to his present girlfriend, he had a relationship with Gina Togoni. She was co-actress on “Guiding Light” series and started to date in 2005. They separated after dating for sometimes. Additionally, he also dated with Stephanie Gatschet (co-star of his first series) and Lili Simmons ( Co-actress of ‘Banshee’) in 2016.
Tom Pelphrey: net worth
The veteran actor has accumulated a good amount of sum having worked as an American actor. He has been working in this field since 2007 and yet plans to continue. He has shown his veteran work in soap opera, movies and even in theatres. Pelphrey also earns a decent amount from some endorsements.
Although working in so many dramas and movies, he has gathered a huge amount of income. His actual net worth has not revealed to the media. However, some sources have estimated his net worth to be above $12 million. Nevertheless, at present, he is having a great time and enjoying his life with his achievements.
Tom is active on social media platforms. He has 48.1K followers on Instagram and 20.2k followers on Twitter. But he does not hold any account on Facebook.