Knowledge Identifier: +Tom_Hardy
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1977.
Countries: United States (37%), United Kingdom (27%), (9%)
Linked to: Reed's School, Tower House School, Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Awards, French Foreign Legion
Anne-Marie Duff - Duff was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award in 2000, but first became well known as Fiona in the television programme "Shameless", and for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth I in the lavish 2005 BBC television miniseries, "The Virgin Queen" which starred Tom Hardy, Joanne_Whalley and Tara Fitzgerald
He made his feature film debut in Ridley Scott's 2001 war thriller "Black Hawk Down"
Hardy was awarded the 2003 London Evening Standard Theatre award for Outstanding Newcomer for his performances in "Blood" and "In Arabia We'd All Be Kings" performed at the Royal Court Theatre and Hampstead Theatre
He was nominated for a 2004 Laurence Olivier award for Most Promising Newcomer of 2003 in a Society of London Theatre Affiliate for his performance as Skank in the aforementioned production of "In Arabia We'd All Be Kings"
In 2008, he met actress Charlotte Riley while working on "The Take" and "Wuthering Heights" together
Nicolas Winding Refn - In 2008, Refn returned to the European art house film circuit after his unsuccessful Hollywood venture "Fear X" , and directed and wrote "Bronson" , which starred Tom Hardy as the title character, the infamous real-life U.K. prisoner Charles Bronson
Charlotte Riley - She became engaged to English actor Tom Hardy in 2009, whom she worked with in "Wuthering Heights" and "The Take"
In 2010, he starred as Eames in Christopher Nolan's science fiction thriller "Inception" for which he won a BAFTA Rising Star award
Total Recall (2012 film) - In August 2010, Arnold Schwarzenegger expressed an interest in reprising his role as Quaid until October 2010, when it was officially reported in "The Hollywood Reporter" that Colin Farrell was on the top of the short list, which included Tom Hardy and Michael Fassbender, to play Quaid
Hardy starred in "This Means War", a 2012 romantic comedy film directed by McG
Bartley Gorman - For the 2012 film "The Dark Knight Rises", actor Tom Hardy revealed he used Gorman's voice as one of the inspirations for the accent of Bane
He is scheduled to portray Elton John in a biopic that will start shooting in late 2014
He was named one of GQ's 50 best dressed British men in 2015
Emily Browning - In 2015, Brown starred in the biopic crime thriller movie "Legend", alongside Tom Hardy who portrayed twin brothers Reggie and Ronnie Kray
FX series will air the series in the US in 2016
Josh Trank - As reported in late October 2016, Trank wrote and will direct his original Al Capone biopic, "Fonzo", with Tom Hardy set to star
In 2017, Hardy stars in the BBC One television drama series "Taboo"
In 2019, Hardy will star in Josh Trank's Al Capone biopic "Fonzo