Quick Facts of Tom Payne

Tom Payne

Have you ever watched an American post-apocalyptic horror television series The Walking Dead? If yes then you probably know the American actor Tom Payne aka Thomas Payne who played the role of Paul “Jesus” Rovia in the series. Not only it but he also played in the other TV series including Fear the Walking Dead, The Nightly Show, Luck, and so on.

The 36 years old actor Payne earned a huge number of fan following who are interested to know whether he is married or dating his girlfriend? To know the answer to the question, read the article below.

Birthdate And Parents

Tom Payne was born on December 21, 1982, in Essex, England under the birth sign Sagittarius. He is the son of Jeremy Payne (father) whereas his mother’s name is unknown. Tom grew up along with his younger brother Will in Bath, Somerset.

Payne went to King Edward’s School. In his school, he became a prolific contributor to the school drama department. Later Payne attended the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama from where he graduated in June 2005.

Engagement With Jennifer Akerman

The 36 years old Tom Payne is not married yet but he is engaged to Jennifer Akerman. By profession, his fiance is a Swedish model, blogger, songwriter, and singer. Their engagement took place in a private ceremony on November 2018. In an episode of Talking Dead, Tom announced that he and Akerman are engaged.

The 36 years old actor Tom Payne along with his girlfriend
The 36 years old actor Tom Payne along with his girlfriend

Before engagement, Tom and Jeffifer dated for several years as they began their relationship in 2013 and still their relationship is going strong. In addition, both of them shares their adorable pictures on their social account. Furthermore, the couple together attends several events and further goes to visit exotic places on vacation.

Tom Payne attneded event with his fiance
Tom Payne attended the event with his fiance

Although the pair are already engaged, neither Payne nor his girlfriend has mentioned the plans of getting married. Well, they may be planning to give a huge surprise to their well-wishers regarding their wedding.

Income & Net Worth

The handsome and talented actor Tom Payne has a net worth of $6 Million as of 2019. Being active in the entertainment industry since 2005 there is no doubt that Tom garnered such a handsome amount of money. Further, Payne earns an average salary of around $49924 per year.

In addition, Tom co-starred with Frances McDormand who has a net worth of $10 million and Amy Adams whose wealth is $60 million. He also appeared with many famous actors who have a lucrative fortune.

Additionally, Payne played in the American post-apocalyptic horror television series The Walking Dead where the main actor earns $90,000 per episode of the show. In the series, he played alongside Andrew Lincoln, Jeffrey DeMunn, Iddo Goldberg and others.

Moreover, Payne is still active in the entertainment industry from a decade and there several new and interesting projects where we could see him. So it is obvious that his net worth will increase in the coming days.


Tom Payne has a successful career. He began his career in 2005 by playing the role of Phil Goldman in 2008 romantic comedy film Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day. Likewise in 2008, Payne played in the British television drama series Waterloo Road alongside Jason Merrells, Eva Pope and others.

Tom Payne with his cast member
Tom Payne with his co-star

In addition, Tom also became the cast of Luck a new pilot for HBO. In the series, he shared the screen along with Dustin Hoffman, Dennis Farina, etc. His other film credits are MindGamers, It’s No Game, IO, etc.