Pierson Fodé is an American actor and model. Fodé was born in Moses Lake, Washington, a small town in eastern Washington, to Ron and Robin. He has two older brothers, Preston and Payton, and a younger sister, Pharron. He is perhaps best known for his role as Ely in the 2015 comedy/romance film Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List, alongside Victoria Justice. His current work includes portraying the role of Thomas Forrester on the long-running CBS drama series The Bold and the Beautiful.
He made his acting debut in 2012 in the Nickelodeon Sitcom iCarly. In the series, he appeared as Todd with Miranda Cosgrove, Jennette McCurdy, Nathan Kress and Jerry Trainor. In the same year he received the YouTube Soap Opera Award for the lead role of Jared in Runaways, the web series running for two seasons. He then served in the TV movie Wrath of God: Confrontation as Kruger and in a guest role in Hello Ladies as Bartender.
Fodé was under contract with Seattle Talent until 2011 and then he moved to Wilhelmina Models. As a model, he received several awards such as Star of the Year, Best Runway Walk, Best Fashion Print Photos, Best Scene Performance, Best TV Commercial Read Beauty and Best Smile.