Sam Thompson is a British TV personality and Presenter. He rose to fame on E4’s BAFTA award-winning structured-reality show, Made In Chelsea, making his debut in 2013 and a final appearance in 2021. He has since appeared on a number of other high-profile TV shows including Channel 4’s SAS Who Dares Wins for Stand Up To Cancer, as well as presenting ITV2’s Love Island After Sun alongside Maya Jama and Indiyah Polack.
In 2022, Sam and best-friend Pete Wicks, who is best known for his stint on The Only Way Is Essex, launched their award-nominated podcast, Staying Relevant. It hit (and held) the coveted No #1 Comedy spot and the podcast recently celebrated over 5 million downloads.
Staying on the air waves, Sam can be found hosting his own Evening Show on HITS radio every Monday to Thursday, a natural progression after his time presenting their Sunday Breakfast slot in 2022. Sam has interviewed the likes of Brad Pitt, Harrison Ford, Tom Grennan and Hugh Jackman to name just a few.
2023 saw Sam release his debut documentary, Sam Thompson: Is This ADHD? (E4) which explored whether he has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. And of course, currently, Sam is in the Australian jungle filming ITV’s I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!.
As well as working with a multitude of brands including McDonald’s, Just Eat, Sky, CARMEX, Coors, and Dominoes, Sam is the Co-Founder of his own brand, Dinelli offering on-trend and timeless eyewear.