Acting is more of gifting and not skills. However, much skilled you are, if you are not a committed and passionate actor, sooner than later, you will eventually give up. Just like any other career, acting also has its own challenges, and hence, it needs a lot of commitment and passion.
This is the secret Tom Hardy learnt, and that is what has made him who he is today. Apart from being an actor, Tom also helps others reach their goals in acting and music by being their producer.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Tom Hardy Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Tom Hardy was born Edward Thomas Hardy on the 15th of September in 1977. He hails from Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom. Tom is the only child of Edward Hardy, who is an author and a novelist, and Anne Hardy, who is an artist. Hardy, therefore, found himself in a family of celebrities. For reasons best known to him, he became addicted to drugs and alcohol at a very tender age.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Edward Thomas Hardy|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||15 September 1977|
|Birth Place:||Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom|
|Parents:||Edward Hardy and Anne Hardy|
|Spouse:||Charlotte Riley (m. 2014), Sarah Ward (m. 1999–2004)|
|Height:||5 ft 9 inches|
|Profession:||actor and producer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$40 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Tom Hardy is currently 42 years old as he was born on 15th September 1977. He stands 5 ft 9 inches and weight 76 kg. His other body measurements are 45-34-16 inches.
Education, School/College University
Tom’s first days in school were spent in Reed’s School then he moved to Tower House School. After graduating from high school, he joined Duff Miller Sixth Form College. He later joined Richmond Drama School and Drama Centre London after leaving college to pursue his passion for acting.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Tom Hardy has no siblings as he is the only child of Edward Hardy (writer and novelist) and Anne Hardy (artist). He is English with mixed ethnicity. Although he is not very much committed to his religion, he wears a catholic crucifix and has a tattoo of mother Mary, which is enough evidence that he once committed to his mom’s catholic faith. He is liberal politically.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Tom Hardy has been married twice and divorced once. His first marriage was with Sarah Ward, a fellow producer. They got married in 1999 and parted ways in 2004. After divorcing Sarah Ward, he started dating Rachael Speed, who was an assistant director. The two had a son (Louis Thomas) born in 2008. Their relationship didn’t, however, last long as they broke up in 2009.
He later started dating Charlotte Riley, and they solemnized their union in July 2014. They welcomed their firstborn son in October 2015, and their second born was born in December 2018. The couple is still together to date.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||4 July 2014|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Tom Hardy Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Charlotte Riley|
Professional life and Career
Before he had tried out in the acting field, Hardy experimented with modeling. His television debut was in 2001 in Band of Brothers and HBO Miniseries. He featured as “John Janovec” for three consecutive episodes. In the same year, he starred Josh Hartnett in Balck Hawk Down (Ridley Scott’s war thriller).
After this, he appeared in several other movies and television series, some of which include; Guy Ritchie’s RocknRolla, Bronson, Inception, Mad Max, This Means War, Revenant and The man of Mode among others.
Awards & Nominations
Tom Hardy has received a number of awards and nominations during his career as an actor. Some of these awards include; Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, which he received in 2015, Bafta Rising Star Award received in 2011. He has also won two British Independent Film Awards for Best Actor, one for appearing in ‘Bronson’ in 2009 and the other for featuring in ‘Legend’ in 2015.
Tom Hardy Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Tom Hardy is currently doing well financially. This is evident due to his high net worth, which currently stands at $40 million as of August 2020. His main source of income is from his profession as an actor.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Tom has found himself in contradicting situations due to some comments he makes. One of the situations is when he was asked whether he has ever been sexually involved with a fellow man. He admitted he has but quickly added that he is now a changed person.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 737k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 14k followers. On Instagram account, he has around 5.1m followers while on YouTube, he has around 4.6k subscribers.
Although Tom Hardy got involved in alcoholism and drug addiction at an early age, this didn’t stop him from reaching his goals in life. After some time, he made up his mind to change, which he did. Today, he stands to be a successful actor who can be emulated by many.