Abigail Thorn is a British actress, voice actor, and YouTube content creator, best known for her work on the YouTube channel Philosophy Tube. She has gained widespread recognition for her in-depth analysis of philosophical, political, and social topics through engaging and thought-provoking videos.
|February 24, 1993
|Newcastle upon Tyne, England
|Actress, Voice Actor, YouTube Content Creator
|University of Oxford, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
|$1-2 million (estimated)
Abigail Thorn Early Life and Education
Abigail Thorn was born on February 24, 1993, in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Growing up with an interest in theater and performance, she decided to pursue a career in acting. Thorn attended the University of Oxford, where she studied English literature, and later trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, earning a Master’s degree in acting.
Abigail Thorn Career
Abigail Thorn launched her YouTube channel, Philosophy Tube, in 2013 while still at university. The channel initially focused on making philosophy accessible to a broader audience, but gradually evolved to cover political, social, and cultural issues, often from a leftist perspective. Her thought-provoking and visually striking videos have garnered her over 1 million subscribers.
As an actress, Thorn has appeared in various stage productions, including Shakespeare plays and contemporary works. She has also lent her voice to several video games, such as “Sunless Skies” and “Before We Leave.”
In January 2021, Thorn came out as a transgender woman, which was met with overwhelming support from her fans and the wider YouTube community.
Abigail Thorn Personal Life
Abigail Thorn is known for her privacy regarding her personal life. While her relationships have not been made public, she has been open about her experiences as a transgender woman and her journey with gender identity.
Abigail Thorn Net Worth
As of 2023, Abigail Thorn’s estimated net worth is between $1 million and $2 million. This wealth is primarily attributed to her successful YouTube career and work in acting, both on stage and as a voice actor.