May 22, 1977 (46)
Tom Chambers is a British actor and television personality best known for his role as Sam Strachan in the BBC medical dramas “Holby City” and “Casualty.”
Chambers gained wide recognition through his role in “Holby City,” which he joined in 2006. The character of Sam Strachan became one of the drama’s most memorable. His popularity grew further when he participated in the sixth series of the reality show “Strictly Come Dancing,” eventually winning the competition. Aside from his work in medical dramas, Chambers also showcased his acting skills in the British television series “Waterloo Road” where he portrayed Max Tyler.
Over the years, Chambers has worked with numerous artists and celebrities in the entertainment industry. He shared the screen with Hugh Quarshie, Amanda Mealing, and Rosie Marcel in “Holby City.” His appearance in “Casualty” had him working alongside Derek Thompson and Cathy Shipton. In “Waterloo Road,” he collaborated with Angela Griffin, Denise Welch, and Jason Done. When it comes to his stage appearances, Chambers has performed alongside actors like Summer Strallen in “Top Hat” and Sally Bretton in “Dial M for Murder.” During his stint on “Strictly Come Dancing,” he was paired with professional dancer Camilla Dallerup, and interacted with judges like Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli.
Chambers has won the sixth series of “Strictly Come Dancing” with Camilla Dallerup in 2008, demonstrating his versatility as an entertainer.