Gareth Thomas

Gareth Thomas

71 (passed away Apr. 13th, 2016)
Feb. 12th, 1945
Born in
Wales, UK
6' 0

Gareth Thomas' Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Blake's 7 (UK) TV Show
Blake's 7 (UK)
Star Maidens (UK) TV Show
Star Maidens (UK)
Children of the Stones (UK) TV Show
Children of the Stones (UK)
Multi-Coloured Swap Shop (UK) TV Show
Multi-Coloured Swap Shop (UK)
Distant Shores (UK) TV Show
Distant Shores (UK)
Emlyn's Moon TV Show
Emlyn's Moon
David Copperfield (UK) (1974) TV Show
David Copperfield (UK) (1974)
Sutherland's Law (UK) TV Show
Sutherland's Law (UK)
The Chestnut Soldier TV Show
The Chestnut Soldier

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


Thomas is best known for the part of Roj Blake in science fiction television series Blake's 7, but has taken roles in many other films and television programmes, including Adam Brake in Children of the Stones. trained at RADA and is now an Associate Member . twice nominated for a BAFTA for his performances in Stocker's Copper ,
appearances include The Avengers, Coronation Street, Z-Cars, Special Branch, Sutherland's Law, Public Eye, Star Maidens, Who Pays the Ferryman?, Bergerac, By the Sword Divided, The Citadel, Knights of God, Boon, London's Burning, Casualty, Taggart, Heartbeat, Sherlock Holmes, How Green Was My Valley, Torchwood and Midsomer Murders Torchwood, in the episode "Ghost Machine.
also stage work in many Theatre productions .

After many years living in the Scottish Borders, Thomas moved to Surrey in 2009.
In 2010 Thomas gave an acclaimed performance as Ephraim Cabot in Desire Under the Elms at the New Vic Theatre.

  • Attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts 1964-1966.
  • He has never watched an episode of _"Blakes 7" (1978)_ (qv), the TV show that he is most famous for.
  • Performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company.
  • Became an associate of RADA in 1996.

Related sites for this celeb
You are successfully logged out.

ShareTV Login

Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Create Account

Verify Password

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Forgot Your Password?

Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.