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Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

Edward Thomas Hardy

Birth Date :

September 15, 1977

Birth Place :

South West London

Spouse :

Sarah Ward (2-Jan-99 - 2004), Charlotte Riley (actress, since 4-Jul-14)

Claim to fame :

As Praetor Shinzon in "Star Trek: Nemesis" (2002)

Biography


Tom Hardy dealt with alcoholism, drug addiction and delinquency during his younger years, but was able to emerge as one of sought-after actors Hollywood has ever had. Immediately claimed to fame after starring in his debut project, the war drama miniseries "Band of Brothers" (2001), he ventured to big screen that same year and starred in hit war film "Black Hawk Down". The following year, he gave a hand at different genre, taking the role of lead villain Shinzon in "Star Trek: Nemesis". He continued starring in several other films then before being billed to star in the 2007 "Stuart: A Life Backwards". Thanks to his portrayal of Stuart Shorter that he earned a Best Actor nomination from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

In 2008, Hardy appeared in the Guy Ritchie directed film "RocknRolla", and the next year he starred as the title character in British fictionalized biographical film "Bronson" and successfully won British Independent Film Award for Best Actor. "Inception" (2010), "Warrior" (2011), and "This Means War" (2012) were some of his many films afterwards. He continued appearing in several high profile flicks, including as Bane in "The Dark Knight Rises" (2012) and as Max Rockatansky in "Mad Max: Fury Road" (2015). He, moreover, was also well known for starring on TV series "Wuthering Heights", based on the novel of the same name.

Latest News


Tom Hardy's British Series 'Taboo' Coming to U.S. on FX

November 18, 2014 22:27:45 GMT

is coming to U.S. television on FX. The network has picked up an upcoming BBC One eight-episode series called "" which will reunite the actor with his "" director and screenwriter Steven Knight. It's set for a mid-2016 debut.
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'X-Men: Apocalypse' Eyes Tom Hardy as Villain

October 18, 2014 03:08:27 GMT

There's a rumor floating around that is wanted to play the villain in "". A new report says that 20th Century Fox is courting the actor to play the role of Apocalypse a.k.a. En Sabah Nur.
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Report: Tom Hardy Secretly Marries Girlfriend Charlotte Riley

September 22, 2014 07:58:33 GMT

apparently is now officially off the market. According to The Sun on Sunday newspaper, the "" actor and his longtime girlfriend Charlotte Riley are now married. The couple reportedly tied the knot in front of their family in a ceremony at the Chateau de Roussan in Saint-Remy-de-Provence, France on July 4. Hardy's 6-year-old son, Louis, from a previous relationship was also present at the nuptials.
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Tom Hardy Joins Leonardo DiCaprio in Revenge Movie 'The Revenant'

July 01, 2014 00:59:42 GMT

will star opposite in "" which is directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu. Hardy's name has been linked to the movie several weeks now but he had to straighten out his schedule before committing fully to the project.
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First Look: Charlize Theron and Nicholas Hoult in 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

June 26, 2014 07:38:09 GMT

Brand new pictures from "" have landed online via Entertainment Weekly. They give first look at who shaved her head to play Imperator Furiosa and who looks unrecognizable as a bald Nux. Some other images also show as "Mad" Max Rockatansky.
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Tom Hardy and Benedict Cumberbatch Eyed for 'Dr. Strange'

June 08, 2014 14:27:36 GMT

Two more contenders reported to portray the lead role in Marvel's new superhero movie "Dr. Strange" are revealed. After 's name is mentioned, now Deadline reports that British stars and are added to the mix.
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Kathryn Bigelow and Tom Hardy Team Up for 'The True American'

May 15, 2014 07:19:01 GMT

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow is set to direct and produce "" with on the lead role. She re-teams with Annapurna's Megan Ellison and Matthew Budman, who served as producers in her previous film "".
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Tom Hardy Goes Shirtless, Talks Manliness on Esquire

April 11, 2014 06:37:26 GMT

ditches his shirt when making an appearance on the cover of Esquire's May issue. The London-born star, who is popular for his roles in "", "" and "" among others, sports some beard while staring at the camera. In an interview published on the edition, the 36-year-old actor talks about some topics including his view of manliness and drug abuse.
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Tom Hardy Joins British Drama Based on His Original Story 'Taboo'

April 04, 2014 13:52:11 GMT

is going to star in an eight-part miniseries titled "". In this project, the actor will reunite with his "" director and screenwriter Steven Knight as well as "" producer Ridley Scott.
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Johnny Depp Back on Board 'Black Mass', Tom Hardy in Talks to Play FBI Agent

February 10, 2014 08:39:15 GMT

may portray Whitey Bulger after all. The John Dillinger of "", who was attached to "" in February last year but dropped out later in May, is now reportedly back on board the project to play the Boston crime kingpin-turned-fugitive.
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Tom Hardy Considered to Play John Connor in 'Terminator 5'

November 09, 2013 05:05:14 GMT

may be added to "Terminator 5" cast ensemble. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the villainous Bane in Christopher Nolan's "" is eyed to take on the role of John Connor played by in 2009's "".
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Official: Tom Hardy to Play Elton John in Upcoming 'Rocketman' Film

October 24, 2013 01:36:47 GMT

lines up "" as his next starring vehicle. His deal caps a lengthy search to cast the role of in the film. Before the "" actor was signed, was No. 1 on the iconic singer's wish list to lead his upcoming biopic.
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George Clooney Says Cheating Report Is 'Made Up'

May 30, 2013 07:15:53 GMT

slams a report of him cheating on his girlfriend with his former fling Monika Jakisic. The 52-year-old actor, who is in Europe to film "" alongside , released a statement on Wednesday, May 29, saying, "The story is made up. I wasn't holding anybody's hand. Stop trying to sell magazines by creating scandal that isn't there."
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Tom Hardy Rumored to Play Elton John in Biopic 'Rocketman'

May 30, 2013 07:12:18 GMT

Since "" has been confirmed to be in the works, fans are curious to know who will end up portraying in it. As reported by HitFix, will likely land the coveted role as his name surfaces as the frontrunner for the gig. However, Rocket Pictures has not handed an official offer yet to the 35-year-old actor.
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Alleged First Look at Tom Hardy as the Titular Warrior in 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

December 21, 2012 03:53:53 GMT

A possible first look at in "" has made its way out online. Ain't It Cool has posted a low-resolution image of Hardy allegedly in his portrayal of Mad Max Rockatansky. He is seen sporting warrior-like attire complete with a gun vest, while walking alone in what seems to be a dessert.
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Tom Hardy Plan an Anti-Poaching Movie

August 28, 2012 02:32:53 GMT

Three in-demand Hollywood hunks are ready to team up in a movie about animal trafficking. They are none other than , and . The Hollywood Reporter has the words that the A-list trio is set to produce a drama about anti-poaching fighters in South Africa.
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Jennifer Lopez Develops New Show About Lesbian Couple for ABC Family

July 07, 2012 04:34:27 GMT

After launching "" with estranged husband , is now developing a scripted show. It has been confirmed that the "I'm Into You" songstress will serve as an executive producer for a new hour-long drama series, eyed to be aired on ABC Family
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Tom Hardy and Shia LaBeouf Get Bloody in New 'Lawless' Trailer

July 07, 2012 04:31:32 GMT

Another violent trailer for John Hillcoat's "" has landed online. Making its way out via Yahoo! Movies, the new trailer unveils more gunfight scenes involving , and their on-screen nemesis . At one point, Tom and Shia are featured being soaked in blood and sporting bruised face.
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'Dark Knight Rises' Star Tom Hardy Not Looking to Top Heath Ledger as Batman's Enemy

May 28, 2012 06:58:17 GMT

recently discussed his role as Bane in "" which often gets compared to 's critically acclaimed performance as The Joker in 2008's "". Praising Ledger as "brilliant," Hardy admitted that he never sees the late Australian actor as a competitor when it comes to who's the best in portraying Batman's archenemy.
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Martin Lawrence and Wife Mutually Decided to Divorce

April 25, 2012 04:48:57 GMT

Another Hollywood marriage has crumbled down. and his wife, Shamicka, have decided to call it quits after 17 years together. A representative for the "" actor confirmed the news, telling PEOPLE, "Martin and Shamicka Lawrence have decided to divorce. The couple has made the joint decision to part ways."
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Pixar Announces Three New Projects at CinemaCon 2012

April 25, 2012 04:17:49 GMT

Pixar Animation Studios has announced details on a number of its upcoming projects at the 2012 CinemaCon in Las Vegas on Tuesday, April 24. The forthcoming films include an , an untitled Pixar Movie that takes you inside the mind and "".
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Pics: John Cusack Honored With a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

April 25, 2012 04:10:25 GMT

has become the latest actor being presented with his star on Hollywood Walk of Fame. On Tuesday, April 24, the "Being John Malkovich" actor was honored with the 2,469th star at the unveiling ceremony, which was held in front of the Larry Edmunds Bookshop on Hollywood Boulevard.
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Justin Bieber Pens Song About Paternity Claim, to Debut 'Boyfriend' Video May 2

April 25, 2012 04:00:28 GMT

isn't done hitting back at Mariah Yeater, who accused him of fathering her child. After using a "" video to mock the 20-year-old girl, the Canadian teen heartthrob revealed he has written a song about the baby daddy accuser.
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Shia LaBeouf and Tom Hardy Get Violent in First 'Lawless' Trailer

April 25, 2012 03:06:50 GMT

and get brutal in the first trailer for John Hillcoat's "". Coming out via Yahoo! Movies, the gritty trailer shows Shia and Tom as two of the three Bondurant brothers who have troubles with a gangster leader () and a dubious deputy () for running an illegal business.
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Simon Cowell Likens Encounter With Home Intruder to Horror Movie, Rep Says

March 26, 2012 07:42:40 GMT

's hi-tech security system apparently fails to keep him away from coming face to face with an intruder at his London home. The former "" judge found himself in a terrifying situation on Saturday, March 24 night when he encountered a woman, who was armed with a brick, in his bathroom.
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First Look at Shia LaBeouf and Tom Hardy in John Hillcoat's 'Lawless'

March 26, 2012 07:14:41 GMT

A first look at and in John Hillcoat's "" has been revealed in a photo that appears in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly. The scanned version of the image has been shared online, featuring the two actors as two of the three Bondurant brothers in the film.
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Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine and Tom Hardy Dazzling at 'This Means War' U.K. Premiere

January 31, 2012 01:48:13 GMT

McG's adult rom-com pic "" has been premiered in London on Monday night, January 30. Stealing the spotlight at the special screening event were the three lead actors, , and , who brought charms to the red carpet that was rolled out outside the Odeon Kensington Cinema in the capital of England.
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First 'This Means War' Trailer: Reese Witherspoon Gets Sexy With Tom Hardy and Chris Pine

October 14, 2011 04:03:49 GMT

First trailer for "" has been made available for viewing pleasure via Apple. The action-packed promo video highlights the rivalry between and 's characters in winning the affection of 's Lauren. In several sexy scenes, Witherspoon is seen getting intimate with Hardy, while in some others, she is seen making out with Pine.
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'Green Lantern' Corps. History Explained in New Trailer

May 21, 2011 02:49:14 GMT

The second "" trailer which has just been released focuses on the history of Green Lantern Corps and how, for the first time, a human from Earth got involved. Featuring a narration from 's Tomar-Re, it begins with "Billions of years ago, a race of immortals harnessed the most powerful force in existence - the emerald energy of willpower."
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Haley Reinhart: Judges Tried to Push My Buttons on 'American Idol'

May 21, 2011 02:35:56 GMT

came close to be one of the final two contenders on season 10 of "", but on Thursday night, May 19, she became the eleventh finalist sent home. The morning after her elimination, the 20-year-old from Wheeling, IL spoke to reporters and opened up her thought on why the judges seemed to pick on her.
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