Gabby Thomas is a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera, Emmerdale. She made her first appearance on 25 December 2001. She was played by both Annelise Manojlovic from birth in 2001 until 2015, and Jemma Giles from her birth in 2001 until 2002. The role was recast in 2016 to Rosie Bentham. Bentham took a break from the series in 2017 to sit her GCSEs, departing on 17 April 2017. Gabby made her on-screen return on 22 September 2017. Gabby is the daughter of Ashley Thomas and Bernice Blackstock, the stepdaughter of Laurel Potts and Lawrence White and half-sister to Arthur Thomas and Dotty Thomas. Gabby's storylines have included her mother Bernice re-entering her life, dealing with her father and stepmother's break up and them eventually reconciling, learning that Ashley has dementia, her teenage rebellion, her friendship with Liv Flaherty and her crush on Jacob Gallagher.
|Portrayed by:||Annelise Manojlovic (2001–2015), Jemma Giles (2001–2002), Rosie Bentham (2016–)|
|First appearance:||Episode 3076, 25 December 2001|
|Introduced by:||Steve Frost|
|Home:||Mulberry Cottage / Brook Cottage|
About Gabby Thomas
Professional sprinter and jumper who set Harvard and Ivy League records in the Outdoor 100 and 200, as well as the Indoor 60 Dash. She was named the Ivy League Most Outstanding Track Performer in both 2017 and 2018.
She finished 1st in the long jump during her freshman year at the Indoor Ivy League Heptagonal Championships.
She signed an endorsement deal with New Balance in October 2018.
She posted a picture on Instagram with her younger sister in July 2016.
She became a medal-winning runner in college like Alexi Pappas.
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