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Who is Thomas Weatherall? Get to Know the Heartbreak High Star

We take a look back on the rising star's career.
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Receiving an AACTA Award and TV Week Logie Award for his outstanding portrayal of Malakai Mitchell, Heartbreak High star Thomas Weatherall has fast become one of Australia’s biggest rising stars.

Watch Below: Heartbreak High (Netflix) | Official Trailer. 

While he may be best known for his role in the Netflix teen drama, the 23-year-old Kamilaroi writer has also made waves throughout the Australian theatre community – writing, directing, and starring in his coming-of-age monologue Blue at Belvoir St Theatre. 

As Thomas prepares to return to the screen, we get to know the Heartbreak High star. 

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Get to know the Heartbreak High star. (Credit: Netflix)

What movies and TV shows has Thomas Weatherall appeared in? 

In 2018, Thomas Weatherall made his on-screen debut as Aero in the Australian television mini-series Deadlock. 

Four years later, Thomas quickly rose to fame as Malakai Mitchell in the first season of Netflix’s Heartbreak High reboot. 

Ahead of his return to Heartbreak High for a second season, the 23-year-old starred alongside Stephen Peacocke for the second season of RFDS. 

Most recently, Thomas joined Jacob Elordi as the cast of the World War II drama The Narrow Road to the Deep North. 

Outside the world of film and television, Thomas wrote and starred in his one-man theatre production of Blue – a monologue that explores the complexities of grief, masculinity, and ageing. 

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Blue opened in January 2023. (Credit: Instagram)

Who is Thomas Weatherall dating?

While he has not yet commented publicly on his love life, it is believed that Thomas Weatherall is currently in a relationship.

Based on a 2020 article by CelebsWeekit has been speculated that Thomas is in a relationship with fellow Australian star Stevie Answerth.

According to the publication, the couple met while studying at the Queensland University of Technology and while the exact timeline of their relationship is unknown, Thomas has shared a snap of the pair to his Instagram

Speaking to The Guardian ahead of his on-stage debut in Blue, Thomas shared that he currently lives in Sydney with his girlfriend, however, he has not shared any further information on the couple’s relationship. 

How old is Thomas Weatherall? 

Born August 22, 2000, Thomas Weatherall is 23 years old.

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Thomas is reportedly in a relationship with Stevie Answorth. (Credit: Instagram)

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