Nelson Thomas Biography

Updated On Jan 16, 2019 Published On Jan 16, 2019
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Date of Birth: 1998 , November-3
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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Birth Place/City San Marcos, Texas
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Nelson Thomas is an American television personality best known for his appearance on The Challenge: Rivals III. He recently grabbed media attention for getting arrested for theft.

Nelson Thomas' Early Life and Education

Nelson Thomas was born on November 3, 1998, and is currently 30 years old. He was born in San Marcos, Texas, United States. He was born to American parents but has not disclosed their names. Nelson is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity.

Likewise, Nelson has not disclosed anything about his siblings and educational background, but sources claim that he completed his primary schooling in his hometown.

Nelson Thomas' Career: Appearance in The Challenge

Nelson Thomas made his television debut in 2015 with starring in ABC hit series American Crime. He then appeared on the season 3 of the MTV reality dating show, Are You the One? alongside Amanda Garcia.

The actor then competed on the 28th season of MTV reality show The Challenge: Rivals III in his partner was Amanda. The Challenge cast members also included Teen Mom alum, Farrah Abraham.

Thomas then went on to compete The Challenge: Invasion of the Champions. He also competed in The Challenge: XXX: Dirty 30, from where he was removed after punching Derrick K. during a heated altercation.

Nelson Thomas' Personal Life and Controversies

Besides Thomas' professional career, his personal life is also talk of the town. Thomas, who has been involved in multiple controversies, has made fans curious about his affairs and relationships.

Is Nelson Thomas Dating or Already Married? Who is His Girlfriend or Wife?

Nelson Thomas is pretty secretive about his personal life. He has never revealed if he is single, dating or already married.

However, as fans noticed that Thomas had a pretty good relationship with Amana while competing in The Challenge show, they had speculated that the co-stars were boyfriend and girlfriend.

Thomas was once even rumored to be in a relationship with another co-star Ashley Mitchell. But none of the stars had confirmed having an affair.

Though Nelson often uploads numerous pictures with many girls on his social media, he is yet to disclose information regarding his dating life and relationship affairs.

Nelson Thomas Arrested for Theft

Nelson Thomas was arrested for theft in Texas on December 20, 2018, and charged with Class B theft, an offense based on the stolen property under $750.

As per the court records, the  MTV star was released two days later on December 22.

As per the Hays County Courts database records, Thomas was previously charged twice for driving with an invalid license in 2011 and again 2016.

How Much is Nelson Thomas' Net Worth?

Nelson Thomas earns a handsome amount of money from his television career. According to a Fandom site, he had won $36,250 in total from The Challenge.

Nelson, who began his professional career since 2015, earns a hefty amount of money appearing in numerous television shows. As of early 2019, Nelson Thomas' net worth is reported to be around $150,000.

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Born in San Marcos, Texas, United States

November 3 , 1998

Nelson Thomas was born on November 3, 1998, in San Marcos, Texas, the United States of America to his American parents.

Appeared on Are You the One?


Nelson Thomas made his television career debut with ABC hit series American Crime in 2015. In the same year, he appeared in season 3 of Are You the One?.

Appeared on The Challenga


Thomas on the 28th season of MTV reality show, The Challenge alongside his partner Amanda Garcia.

Arrested for Theft

December 20 , 2018

Nelson Thomas was arrested for theft in Texas on December 20, 2018, and charged with Class B theft. He was released two days later on December 22.

Won $36,250


Nelson Thomas, who was removed from The Challenge: XXX: Dirty 30 because of his altercation with Derrick K. won $36,250 in total from the show.

Net Worth


As of early 2019, Nelson Thomas' net worth is reported to be around $150,000.