Tom Hardy Bio, Height, AgeLast updated: October 25, 2022
- Net Worth: $ 30,000,000
- Birthday: 15 Sep 1977
- Age: 45
- Country: United Kingdom
- Occupation: Actor
- Zodiac sign: Virgo
- Sexual orientation: Straight
- Height: 5.9 ft
- Weight: 167 lb
- Measurements: 45 34 16 in
- Hair Color: Light Brown
- Eye Color: Blue
- Birth Name: Edward Thomas Hardy
- Nationality: British
- Nickname: Tom
- Religion: Not known
- Ethnicity: White
- Father: Edward “Chips” Hardy (Writer; Generally writes novels and comedy)
- Mother: Anne (née Barrett) (Painter)
- Siblings: None
- Full lips
- Bodybuilder build
- Raspy voice
Who Is Tom Hardy?
Tom Hardy was born on 15th September, 1977 in Hammersmith, London. He is a British actor, producer, and former rapper. Tom Hardy made his film a big appearance in 2001 in the Ridley Scott’s Black Hawk Down.
He’s best known for his roles as Max Rockatansky in Mad Max: Fury Road, Eames in Inception, Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, and Venom.
Family and Education
Tom Hardy’s father is popular Irish comedy writer and novelist, Chips Hardy, while Tom Hardy’s mother is a painter by profession, Elizabeth Ann Hardy. Tom Hardy is the only child.
School: Reed’s School in Surrey and Tower House School in London Richmond Drama School, London.
College: Duff Miller Sixth Form College, London
Tom Hardy was married to Sarah Ward from 1999 to 2004. He then married actress Charlotte Riley in July 2014 after dating for five years. They welcomed their son in October 2015. He has a son from his ex-girlfriend Rachael Speed.Tom Hardy Wife
Tom Hardy Loves Dogs
Hardy is such a dog lover, in fact, that there’s an entire Instagram account dedicated solely to him holding adorable dogs.
Quotes and Sayings
- "Love is doing something you don't want to do for someone you don't particularly like at that moment." - Tom Hardy
- "Whatever character you play, remember they are always doing something they are not just talking." - Tom Hardy
- "It doesn't matter who you are. What matters is your plan." - Tom Hardy
- "I have a very busy head. I have inside voices that I have learned to contain." - Tom Hardy
- "You don't step on stage to eat; you go there to be eaten." - Tom Hardy
- "I love people. People are lovely creatures. I'm one myself, so I love to see people happy." - Tom Hardy
- "I’m not a big guy anyway. I’m only, what, 150 pounds? I was 190 for ‘Batman,’ 179 for ‘Warrior.’ Films make you look big." - Tom Hardy
- "I think it’s important that you always transform if you can. That’s what I was trained to do. You try and hide yourself as much as you can – that’s the key to longevity." - Tom Hardy
- "I’m from a nice, suburban, middle-class family, but my tattoos remind me where I’ve been." - Tom Hardy
Tom bought this house in 2013, a Georgian property in Richmond, South West London.
Location: Richmond, United Kingdom
Price: $4.1 million
He seems to love Audi’s Cars. Most of his car collection revolves around different models of Audi.
- Audi R8
- Audi RS 5
- Audi Q5
Hobbies and Interests
Watching Comedy Shows
Tom enjoys getting inked!
- The Leprechaun now covered with Tribal Tattoo surrounding it on his right bicep.
- Padre fiero inked near the right side of his collarbone.
- London Skyline inked just above his right elbow.
- Large Dragon inked on the inside of his left bicep.
- A Star inked on his left shoulder.
- Till I Die SW inked on the right side of his stomach.
- Charlotte inked on his left shoulder.
- LINDY King along with a crown inked under his dragon tattoo on his left inner bicep.
- Figlio Mio Bellissimo inked on the lower side of his right bicep.
- Marine Corps Number inked near his right collar bone.
- Comedy and Tragedy masks inked on his right chest.
- Smile Now written above the Comedy and Tragedy masks and Cry Later inked below them.
- Single cross tattoos near the Comedy and Tragedy masks.
- Union Jack inked above his left chest.
- Feather with the word Scribe inked on his right tricep.
- Madonna Cradling a Baby inked on his left bicep.
- Portrait of his lady inked on his back towards the left.
- Raven inked on his left chest.
- Angry Wolf tattooed on his inner left forearm.
- Sacred Heart with a cross inked towards his left underarm.
- Feather tattoo inked near his left wrist.
- Tom has a Skull wearing a hat inked on his left arm.
- A card inked towards the right side of his stomach.
- Flying Birds inked towards the right side of his neck.
- L and H inked on his left arm.
- II O&R inked on his right bicep.
- Dog Muzzle Tattoo on the left side of his back.
- Leo Knows All inked on his right bicep.
- W inked on the inner side of his right bicep.
Fears and Phobias
Fear of horses
Facts & Trivia
He loves to drink coffee, Coke, fizzy water, fruit drinks, Red Bull and tea.
Tom Hardy is also a renowned dog lover and has appeared in several ad campaigns from PETA to promote pet adoption.
Is the only actor to play a villain in a Star Trek film and a Batman film.
Tom Hardy has quit smoking and drinking, and is a teetotaler now. Tom can also be seen as Batman’s nemesis Bane in director Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises (2012), as Max Rockatansky in Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), and as Tommy Conlon in the mixed martial arts drama Warrior (2011).
He is a ballet super fan. Every year, he goes to watch The Nutcracker. Moreover, he supports the English National Ballet.
He is not on Twitter. He once joined it (with the Twitter handle @TommyHardy77), but left after sometime.
I’m from a nice, suburban, middle-class family, but my tattoos remind me where I’ve been.
I’m not a big guy anyway. I’m only, what, 150 pounds? I was 190 for ‘Batman,’ 179 for ‘Warrior.’ Films make you look big.
Awards and Achievements
Legend (2015) in Best Actor
Bronson (2008) in Best Actor
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) in Best Actor in an Action Movie