Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy

  • Birthday: 1977-09-15
  • Place of birth: Hammersmith, London, England, UK
  • Also know as: Edward Thomas Hardy

Biography

Edward Thomas Hardy CBE (born 15 September 1977) is an English actor, producer, writer and former model. After studying acting at the Drama Centre London, he made his film debut in Ridley Scott's Black Hawk Down (2001). He has since been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, two Critics' Choice Movie Awards and two British Academy Film Awards, receiving the 2011 BAFTA Rising Star Award. Hardy has also appeared in films such as Star Trek: Nemesis (2002), RocknRolla (2008), Bronson (2008), Warrior (2011), Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), Lawless (2012), This Means War (2012), Locke (2013), The Drop (2014), and The Revenant (2015), for which he received a nomination for an Academy Award. In 2015, he portrayed "Mad" Max Rockatansky in Mad Max: Fury Road and both Kray twins in Legend. He has appeared in three Christopher Nolan films: Inception (2010) as Eames, The Dark Knight Rises (2012) as Bane, and Dunkirk (2017) as an RAF fighter-pilot. He starred as both Eddie Brock and Venom in the 2018 anti-hero film Venom and its sequel Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021). Hardy's television roles include the HBO war drama mini-series Band of Brothers (2001), the BBC historical drama mini-series The Virgin Queen (2005), Bill Sikes in the BBC's mini-series Oliver Twist (2007), Heathcliff in ITV's Wuthering Heights (2009), the Sky 1 drama series The Take (2009), and as Alfie Solomons in the BBC historical crime drama series Peaky Blinders (2014–present). He created, co-produced, and took the lead in the eight-part historical fiction series Taboo (2017) on BBC One and FX. In 2020, he also contributed narration work to the Amazon docuseries All or Nothing: Tottenham Hotspur. Hardy has performed on both British and American stages. He was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Most Promising Newcomer for his role as Skank in the production of In Arabia We'd All Be Kings (2003), and was awarded the 2003 Evening Standard Theatre Award for Outstanding Newcomer for his performances in both In Arabia We'd All Be Kings and Blood, in which he played Luca. He starred in the production of The Man of Mode (2007) and received positive reviews for his role in the play The Long Red Road (2010). Hardy is active in charity work and is an ambassador for the Prince's Trust. He was appointed a CBE in the 2018 Birthday Honours for services to drama. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Hardy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Filmography

A for Andromeda

2006

As John Fleming

Minotaur

2006

As Theo

Stuart: A Life Backwards

2007

As Stuart Shorter

Mad Max: Fury Road

2015

As Max Rockatansky

Locke

2014

As Ivan Locke

Legend

2015

As Ronald Kray / Reginald Kray

Bronson

2008

As Michael Peterson / Charles Bronson

The Drop

2014

As Bob

Child 44

2015

As Leo Demidov

Perfect

2009

As Doctor

Venom

2018

As Eddie Brock / Venom

War Party

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As

Capone

2020

As Al Capone

Venom: Let There Be Carnage

2021

As Eddie Brock / Venom

Shackleton

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As Ernest Shackleton

Get a Grip

2001

As

Tommaso

2001

As

Mad Max: The Wasteland

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As Max Rockatansky

Havoc

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As

Venom 3

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As Eddie Brock / Venom

Deserter

2002

As Pascal Dupont

Lawless

2012

As Forrest Bondurant

Warrior

2011

As Tommy Conlon

The Revenant

2015

As John Fitzgerald

Dunkirk

2017

As Farrier

Untitled Peaky Blinders Film

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As Alfie Solomons

Layer Cake

2004

As Clarkie

The Reckoning

2004

As Straw

LD 50 Lethal Dose

2003

As Matt

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

2011

As Ricki Tarr

This Means War

2012

As Tuck

Inception

2010

As Eames

Sweeney Todd

2006

As Matthew

The Inheritance

2007

As Dad

Dot the I

2003

As Tom

Gideon's Daughter

2005

As Andrew

RocknRolla

2008

As Handsome Bob

EMR

2004

As Henry

Star Trek: Nemesis

2002

As Praetor Shinzon

Sucker Punch

2008

As Rodders

Flood

2007

As Zack

WΔZ

2007

As Pierre Jackson

Black Hawk Down

2001

As Spec. Lance Twombly

Marie Antoinette

2006

As Raumont

Thick as Thieves

2009

As Michaels

London Road

2015

As Mark

Ending the Knight

2012

As Self

Spider-Man: No Way Home

2021

As Eddie Brock / Venom (uncredited)

Production

Legend

2015

As Executive Producer

Venom

2018

As Executive Producer

Get a Grip

2001

As Producer

100 Bullets

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As Producer

A Christmas Carol

2019

As Executive Producer

Tommaso

2001

As Producer

The Things They Carried

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As Producer

Unreasonable Behaviour

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As Producer

Havoc

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As Producer

Get a Grip

2001

As Writer

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