He is a determined young prince who married the beautiful Cinderella after she made a deal with the wicked Rumplestiltskin for a better life. He says it's not much of a date, but Ashley is sold, and kisses him, and off they go, for their first date as an engaged couple. ("The Price of Gold"), In Storybrooke - the new world, Sean Herman, a young man living with his father, is known to have gotten the young Ashley Boyd pregnant, who works as a maid at Granny's Bed & Breakfast. Prince Thomas is a minor character on Once Upon a Time. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. They get back together, and the maid decides to name their baby Alexandra... the name Thomas had picked in the previous world. Gallery of photographic stills released to promote the character. They flirt playfully as they dance, but Ella is later told by her stepmother, Lady Tremaine, that the prince was just making fun of her, and she is devastated when she sees him giving a rose to her wicked stepsister, Clorinda. As such, he takes Alexandra and goes to alert Emma, who is doubtful that Ashley would do such a thing, but the former prince points out that some scars just don't heal. ("The Other Shoe"), Prince Thomas goes on to marry Ella in a very elegant ceremony, with her happy to see royal fireworks being blasted in her honor. When the Dark Curse was set in motion, Thomas became trapped in Storybrooke, Maine as Sean Herman. Prince Thomas is based on the Prince from the fairytale " Cinderella ", and the Disney film Cinderella . He débuts in the fourth episode of the first season and is portrayed by guest star Tim Phillipps . A royal ball is held at the residence of Prince Thomas and his father, the King, and all manner of fancy guests are invited. Thomas' joy over the news that he is about to become a father is therefore short-lived, replaced with the worry of losing their baby to Rumple, so he comes up with the idea to make another deal. When the Dark One demanded to have the couple's first-born child in return, Thomas and company managed to imprison him, but at a great price: the prince disappeared. She apologizes for having misled Thomas, but he sees the idea of her being no one as nonsense, for he knows she has a name. Snow is of help here, for she is an expert tracker, and she narrows Ella's location down to the mansion where she is forced by her step family to work as a ratchet maid. She tells him she thought he was working that night, and he explains that he had to see her. Prince Thomas, currently known as Sean Herman, is a character on ABC 's Once Upon a Time. Ashley begins to nod affirmatively, and tearfully; "Yes!" Without a second thought, she accepts his proposal, though she feels bad about maybe having unintentionally sabotaged her sister's relationship with the footman. Now, he is here to collect the favor she owes him, and she is startled to discover that in exchange for her swanky new life he would like to lay claim to her first born child. ("Skin Deep"), After Ashley goes to see if any of the new arrivals from the Land of Untold Stories are in need of her daycare service, Sean returns home to discover a note saying that she learned her wicked stepsister, Clorinda, was in town and so she left to go and find her. Mitchell Herman then arranged for Ashley to 'sell' her baby to Mr. Gold - thus mirroring Rumple's promise that he would have her baby, in whatever world. Eventually, they approach one another and he offers her a dance, intrigued by the sense of mystery she exudes both by not revealing her name nor where she got her beautiful glass slippers.