Birth Name: Edward Thomas Hardy
Nick Name: Tom
Born: September 15, 1977
Religion: Possibly Catholic
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Birth Place: Hammersmith, London, UK
Residence: London, UK
Education: Tom attended Reed’s School and Tower House School in London while growing up, before taking drama classes at Richmond Drama School and the Drama Centre in London.
Net Worth: $5 million
Tom Hardy Measurements
Height: 5’9″ (1.75 m)
Weight: 190 lbs (86 kg)
Hair color: Dark Brown
Eye color: Blue
Biceps: 18 inches
Chest: 49 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Shoe Size: 10
Distinctive Features: Athletic build, full lips, bad-boy look
Best Known for: His appearance in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’, ‘Bronson’, ‘Inception’, ‘Warrior’.
Tom Hardy’s Family:
Father – Edward Hardy (writer)
Mother – Anne (painter)
Tom Hardy Dated:
• Sarah Ward (1999-2004) – Tom and Sarah got married in 1999 but their marriage didn’t work out that well. One of the reasons why the marriage failed was because of Tom’s substance abuse and his addictions.
• Rachael Speed (2008) – Tom had a relationship with Rachael Speed in 2008, a relationship that resulted in a child named Louis Thomas.
• Charlotte Riley (2009-present) – Tom met Charlotte on the set of TV show ‘The Take’ in 2009, and they have been together ever since. Tom actually proposed to Charlotte just a few months into their relationship, which resulted in the couple getting married in late 2010.
First Film: Tom Hardy’s first appearance in a movie was in 2001, when he played Spc.Lance Twombly in American war film ‘Black Hawk Down’.
First TV Appearance: Tom appeared in 2 episodes of WW2 TV miniseries ‘Band of Brothers’ as Pfc.John Janovec in 2001.
Personal Trainer: Tom has the physique of a bodybuilder or a professional fighter. For his 2011 movie ‘Warrior’ for example, he trained with Patrick ‘PNuT’ Monroe, a former US marine who is now a successful personal trainer. Tom has worked with PNuT on several occasions, focusing on martial arts and bodybuilding along the way.
Tom Hardy’s Favorite Things, Facts & Hobbies:
- Tom has a pet dog named Max.
- His mother is Irish.
- He doesn’t have any brothers or sisters.
- Tom has many tattoos all over his body.
- He has a history of alcoholism and substance abuse. He has been to rehab on several occasions.
- He either plays bad guys or military men in his movies.
- Tom gets a new tattoo every time he finishes a project.
- He is a big fan of ballet dancing.