Imogen Thomas is Best Known For Winning Miss Wales 2003 and her 3-month stay at reality show Big Brother. She came to prominence in 2003, after winning Miss Wales, and achieved further notability in 2006, when she lasted three months on the seventh series of Channel 4 reality television programme Big Brother. In 2011, her alleged extramarital relationship with footballer Ryan Giggs was the subject of a controversial gagging order in the UK.
Born Name Imogen Mary Thomas
Occupation Model, TV personality
Born: November 29, 1982, 35 years and 11 months, Gorseinon, Wales, UK
Sun Sign Sagittarius
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Height 5 ft 6 in or 168 cm
Measurements 39-27-36 in or 99-68.5-91.5 cm
Bra Size 34E
Distinctive Features Busty figure
Father – Charles Thomas
Mother – Janette Thomas
Imogen went to University of Worcester in England to receive a degree in health studies and psychology.
Imogen Mary Thomas was born on 29 November 1982, in the town Gorseinon, within the city of Swansea, Wales.
Thomas started working as a model at age 13, and at the age of 17 moved to London to become a professional model. Working in bars to pay for her living costs, she was rejected by many modelling agencies due to her height, which is alleged to be around 1.68m (5′ 6″).
She was crowned Miss Wales in 2003, beating future Big Brother 9 winner Rachel Rice, who came third. She went on to represent Wales at Miss World in China. This prompted her to return to London to try glamour modelling, and also working as a bar hostess at London’s Sanderson Hotel.
Big Brother and modelling
Thomas was selected as a housemate for the seventh series of Big Brother. She was evicted on Day 86 with 62% of the public vote. Since her time on Big Brother, Thomas has become a glamour model.
Like other contestants, Thomas has taken part in many Big Brother spin-off programmes, including Big Brother’s Little Brother and Big Brother’s Big Mouth. She also co-presented with other housemates for T4.
First TV Show
As an actress, she first appeared in comedy drama mini-series Dead Set in 2008 for her role as Imogen Thomas in 4 episodes.
Imogen has a curvy body which she maintains by proper exercising and diet. After giving birth to her second daughter Siera in November 2015, Imogen undoubtedly gave time to her new born daughter first and only started working out to lose post baby weight after she got comfortably ready. Read more about her on Healthy Celeb.
Imogen Thomas Facts
At 13, she started modeling.
At 17, Imogen relocated to London to make her career into professional modeling.
She has worked in bars before becoming famous as a model.
Due to her short height (for becoming a model), she was rejected by many modeling agencies.
In 2003, Imogen won Miss Wales 2003 title.
She couldn’t won Miss World title (the contest was held in China, but started glamour modeling afterwards.
After winning the Miss Wales title in 2003, Imogen worked as a bar hostess at London’s Sanderson Hotel.
Imogen participated in the 7th series of Big Brother. She left the house on day 86.
Welsh is her first language. She speaks English also.
Imogen is friends with actors Andrew Johnston and Melinda Messenger.
She loves kickboxing.
Imogen is also the swimwear designer at Chasing Summer.