Sam Thompson Facts: Age, Girlfriend, Net Worth And Everything You Need To Know

16 January 2023, 16:51

Sam Thompson and Love Island contestant Indiya Polak
Sam Thompson has landed his dream presenting gig on Love Island. Picture: ITV/Alamy

Love Island has welcomed reality TV super fan Sam Thompson to the presenting family but who is he? And when did he quit Made In Chelsea? Here are all the important facts.

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Sam Thompson, a self-confessed Love Island super fan, has officially joined the ITV2 team as their podcaster and regular on Love Island: Aftersun alongside Indiyah Polack and new host, Maya Jama.

Sharing his news on Instagram, where he's famous for making funny videos with his girlfriend Zara McDermott, he wrote: "Today, a young, Love Island super fan's dreams all came true. You’re looking at the HOSTS of the OFFICIAL LOVE ISLAND PODCAST BABY!!!

"Not only that, but I will be a regular feature on Aftersun alongside @mayajama and the absolute legend that is @IndiyahHP! I’ve never been so excited in my life!!!!!!!

"Bring on the tears, the tantrums, and the drama… I’m ready for it baby!!!"

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So who is the former Made In Chelsea star Sam? How old is he? What's his net worth? Here's all the fun facts you need to know.

Sam Thompson shirtless Instagram photo
Sam Thompson is a self-confessed reality TV super fan. Picture: instagram

Who is Sam Thompson?

Age: 30

From: London, England

Job: Most famous for Made In Chelsea

Instagram: @samthompsonuk

Sam Thompson rose to fame on hit reality TV show Made In Chelsea which he joined in 2013. A lover of all things reality, he's also been on Celebrity Big Brother, Celebs Go Dating, Celebrity SAS: Who Dares Wins, Celebrity Coach Trip and the Celebrity Circle.

When did Sam Thompson leave Made In Chelsea?

Sam originally quit the show in 2018 after he admitted filming alongside ex-girlfriend Sophie Habboo (Habbs) became too difficult.

In 2019, he was feeling confident again and returned to filming and left again in 2021.

Sam Thompson and Louise posing on a beach
Sam Thompson is Made In Chelsea star Louise's little brother. Picture: Sam Thompson/Instagram

Who are Sam Thompson's family?

Not the only famous face in the Thompson family, Sam is the younger brother of Louise Thompson, another favourite from MIC.

His mum, Karen Thompson, is a property developer and interior designer.

Who is Sam Thompson's girlfriend?

Sam has had a few public romances including Habbs and Tiffany Watson but is now happily dating Zara McDermott.

A former Love Island contestant, Zara and Sam have been a couple since 2019 but briefly split in 2020. They live together in a gorgeous home in London and have some adorable fur babies together.

Sam Thompson and girlfriend Zara McDermott
Sam Thompson and girlfriend Zara McDermott live together in London. Picture: Sam Thompson/Instagram

What is Sam Thompson's net worth?

Sam's net worth isn't known exactly but experts have estimated he's worth around £850,000 to £1million.

His reality TV career, endorsements and now Love Island have all played a part in boosting his finances.

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