Thomas Stanley Holland or famously known as “Tom Holland” is an English film actor, dancer, producer, and director.
He was born on June 1, 1996, in Kingston upon Thames, London, England. His parents are Nicola Elizabeth, who is a photographer and Dominic Holland, who is an author and comedian. His paternal grandparents originated from the Isle of Man and Tipperary, Ireland.
Stage Name: Tom Holland
Full Name: Thomas Stanley Holland
Birthday: June 1, 1996
Place of Origin: London, England
Age: 24 Years Old
Sexual Orientation: Straight Male
Profession: Actor, Screenwriter, Film Director, Film Producer, Television Director, Television Producer.
Total Net Worth: $15 million US Dollars
Tom has three younger siblings namely Patrick “Paddy” who was born in 2004 and twin siblings, Harry and Sam, who was born in 1999.
Growing up, he lived in a house near his parents and younger siblings, and has a pet named Tessa, a blue Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
While he was at the age of seven, Tom was diagnosed with dyslexia and because of that, he and his brothers have sponsored a UK based charity called The Brothers Trust, which is a fund raise activity for different charitable causes.
He was educated in a Roman Catholic School in Wimbledon, located in South West of London, called Donhead. He then went to college in Wimbledon College, which is a school that is supported by the Jesuit Roman Catholic comprehensive school, finishing in 2012.
Tom was never exempted from experiencing being bullied at school because of his passion for dancing. After graduating from college, he continued his education at Croydon’s The BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology.
Initially, Tom trained as a gymnast for his role in ‘Billy Elliot the Musical’ and in his teens, while gaining his career, had attended a carpentry school located in Cardiff, Wales.
Tom Holland Career
Tom Holland in his early career began in 2006, when he was still in Wimbledon, dancing at a Hip Hop class in Ninety Feet Dance School. A choreographer named Lynne Page, discovered his potential while Tom was performing the 2006 Richmond Dance Festival, in his dance school.
Having auditioned eight times and trained for two years, Tom made his debut in 2008, by landing a role as Billy’s best friend in Billy Elliot the Musical. His debut performance has gained positive feedback from critics and producers.
Continuing in 2008, Tom had his first television appearance and interview in a new programme. He was then featured in a television show The Feel Good Factor on ITV1. Together with two actors, Tom played a title role performing the “Angry Dance” from the Musical. He was then given the opportunity to train five schoolboys in a dance routine to be presented in the final of The Feel Good Factor show in 2009. While doing other appearances, he also made presence in a routine for the Billy Elliot the Musical up until he finished his career run in 2009.
In 2011, Tom was part of a voice acting cast in a British dubbed animated film ‘Arrietty’, that originated in Japan’s Studio Ghibli. He played the voice for the character Sho, who was one of the main characters.
In 2012, he debuted his featured film by playing a role in “The Impossible”. It was a success that Tom was acknowledged and recognized by many fans and critics. He also received awards and nominations for his accomplishment.
In 2013,Tom starred in a drama film ‘How I Live Now’ as Isaac. He made appearances as supporting actor for the drama film ‘Locke’, together with the main role by Tom Hardy.
In 2014, he returned in a brief appearance for The Billy Elliot the Musical Live, in celebration for his former role as ‘Billy’.
In 2015, he played several roles and appearances for a historical miniseries ‘Wolf Hall’. In the same year, Tom had his career highlight when he was casted to play the role as a teenage ‘Peter Parker’ or ‘Spiderman’ in a six picture deal with Marvel Studios. His first appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe began in the film ‘Captain America: Civil War’. We are all aware that the MCU franchise has been successful ever since.
Tom also played roles in films ‘Edge of Winter’, ‘The Lost City of Z’, ‘A Monster Calls’, ‘Pilgrimage’, ‘Spies in Disguise’, ‘Dolittle’, ‘Onward’, ‘The Devil All The Time’, and ‘The Current War’.
His MCU career continued with the films ‘Spiderman: Homecoming’, ‘Avengers: Infinity War’, ‘Avengers: Endgame’, and ‘Spiderman: Far From Home’. With this, Tom has been awarded by the Guiness Book of Records for being the Youngest Actor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
We can look forward to more of Tom Holland’s appearances in the future films such as ‘Chaos Walking’, ‘Naughty Dog’, and ‘Beneath the Scarlet Sky with Pascal Pictures’.
Tom Holland Awards and Nominations
Tom has received several awards and nominations all throughout his acting career, as a producer, and director.
He has received nominations in Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Awards, Chicago Film Critics Association Awards, Central Ohio Film Critics Association, Critic’s Choice Awards, Online Film & Television Association, Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Goya Awards, Gold Derby Awards, Saturn Awards, CinEuphoria Awards, Young Artist Awards, Teen Choice Awards, Empire Awards, and London Film Critics Circle Awards.
He has won recognitions and awards in Kid’s Choice Awards, Teen Choice Awards, Saturn Awards, British Academy Film Awards, Golden Schmoes Awards, Young Artist Awards, Empire Awards, Online Film & Television Association, London Film Critics Circle Awards, National Board of Review, Nevada Film Critics Society, Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, St. Louis Film Critics Association, and Hollywood Film Awards.
Tom Holland Total Net Worth
Tom’s talent and career as an Actor, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Television Producer, Film Director, and Television Director has been recognized by many fans and critics in the media industry.
He is a young and promising actor that many say will have a bright future in this industry. He has a total net worth of $15 million.