William Thomas: Alys

Date - 20 February, 2012, All News Television
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William Thomas reprises his role as series regular William in the second series of Alys for S4C. Alongside Sara Lloyd-Gregory and Aneirin Hughes, William rejoins his fellow leading cast members from award winning series Con Passionate.

Created by BAFTA award-winning scriptwriter Siwan Jones, the series follows single mum Alys and her move from Cardiff to a small West Wales town. Following the success of the first season the eagerly awaited second series is due for broadcast in November 2012.


William Thomas has become a household name through his television and film work. His work spans four decades and he received a nomination for Best Actor at the BAFTA Cymru Awards (2007) for his portrayal of Glyn in the award winning Con Passionate.

Other television credits include Doctor Who, Midsomer Murders, Alys, Gavin & Stacey, Belonging (10 Series), Grass, Fun at the Funeral Parlour and We Are Seven.

Film work includes Mr Nice (Kodak Award Winner); Assassin in Love (RiverRun International Film Festival Winner); Longitude (2001 BAFTA Winner for Best Drama Serial); Oscar nominated & BAFTA Award winning Solomon & Gaenor; and of course the iconic portrayal of Bryn Cartwright in the award winning Twin Town.

William also plays Geraint Cooper in the BBC & US Series, Torchwood.

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