Thomas Doherty

Thomas Doherty Legacies | Thomas Doherty Career, and Personal Life.


Thomas Doherty is a Scottish actor and singer, born on the 21st of April 1995. He is known for his roles as Sean Matthews in ‘The Lodge’ a Disney musical series, and Harry Hook in the Descendants film franchise.

Thomas Doherty

Thomas Doherty bio

Date of birth: 21 April 1995.


Place of birth: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Age: 25 years.

Nationality: Scottish-British

Father’s name: Anthony Doherty

Mother: Mary-Lou Doherty.

Siblings: Rachel Doherty (sister), Niall Doherty (brother)

Years active: 2013 – present.

Partner: Dove Cameron (2016 – present).

Occupation: Actor and singer

Height: 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 meter).

Hair color: Dark Brown.

Eye color: Blue.

Doherty’s Early Life

Thomas Doherty was born on the 21st of April 1995, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He has a younger sister named Rachel Doherty and an older brother named Niall Doherty. Thomas’s parents were both in the banking business. 

Thomas attended Royal High School in Edinburgh and MGA Academy of Performing Arts after high school. In July 2015, he graduated from MGA Academy after studying music theatre and signed a contract with Olivia Bell Management in London. He was trained in acting, singing, and different types of dance. Which includes hip hop, Jazz, Tap, and ballet. 

Thomas Doherty’s Personal life.

Thomas has been in a relationship with Dove Cameron since 2016. Dove Cameron and Thomas co-star as Mal and Harry Hook in Descendants and started dating in December 2016.  

The Dove and Thomas have been dating for almost three years, their relationship didn’t go public until February 2017. Dove told entertainment that she is open to marriage with Doherty. 

Thomas Doherty Filmography

The films which Thomas Doherty stars in includes,

  • Dracula as Street boy
  • The Lodge as Sean Matthews
  • Under The Sea: A Descendants Story as Harry Hook
  • Descendants 2 as Harry Hook
  • Descendants 3 as Harry Hook
  • High Strung: Free Dance as Zander
  • Catherine the Great as Peter Zavadovsky
  • High Fidelity as Liam Shawcross 
  • Legacies as Sebastian.

Thomas Doherty Career

In 2015, after graduating from the MGA Academy of Performing Arts, Thomas started waiting tables in Edinburgh at Tigerlily Restaurant. He split his time between auditioning for ‘The Lodge’ and working with the ‘Edinburgh Fringe. He played the role of Sean in ‘The Lodge’ and did intensive training in mountain bikin to prepare for the role.

In December 2016. The Lodge was renewed for a second season which started production in February 2017. Thomas auditioned for Descendants 2 and played the role of Harry Hook. It was filmed in Vancouver. Canada in 2016 and aired on the Disney channel on the 21st of July 2017.

He is also a cast in High Strung: Free Dance as Zander. However, he played the role with an English accent. In August 2017. He was named as one of the 50 hottest boys in the world by Vogue Magazine.

Thomas Doherty Legacies

Legacies is an American fantasy drama television series that stars Thomas Doherty as Sebastian. He played the role of a 600-year-old vampire who has suddenly appeared in the present time on ‘The Vampire Diaries and ‘The Originals’ spin-off Legacies.


He joined the cast as a new love interest for Lizzie, with a mysterious past and even more mysterious future at the Salvatore School for the Young and Gifted.

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