(biography, photos, videos) Tom Ellis
Tom Ellis: a biography
Tom Ellis born 17 November 1978 in Wales. His mother taught music, his father the pastor of the Baptist Church. Tom’s childhood was held in a Church in Bangor, where his father served. From an early age, the future actor and his three sisters played musical instruments.
In school, Tom Ellis went to Sheffield. In parallel with his studies he played the trumpet and then the French horn in a local youth orchestra.
For the first time about the acting profession, Ellis has thought up to 12 years. On a school night, his parents met the teacher of dramatic art and said that their boy needs to go to drama school. The father and mother of Tom Ellis were not of «star parents» and never said that our son will be with so-and-so — they silently supported him.
After school Tom had a limited choice of options. Financial guy couldn’t afford the tuition in London. His friend studied at Glasgow University, Ellis moved and fell in love with the city. There he enrolled in drama school at the Royal Scottish Academy.
His first professional job in pantomime the part of the curriculum. The story the students came up with themselves. Tom Ellis chose «Beauty and the Beast» where he had two roles – the Prince and the beast.
Film debut of Tom Ellis took place in 1985, when he played a small role in the series «the Inhabitants of the East End». Twenty years later, in 2006, he appeared in this project in the role of Dr. Oliver. The role proved to be crucial for Tom Ellis showered with offers from the Directors.
In his filmography more than 60 movies and series including «Poirot», «Miranda», «Midsomer murders», «Buffalo Soldiers», «the Witness at the wedding», «Detective rush» and others.
Mega brought him the role of Lucifer Morningstar in the film «Lucifer». The production of the series started may 9, 2015, and at the end of the month the Americans, standing up for family values, was required to pause the serial film as offensive for believers. According to the story Lucifer got bored in hell and he went to Los Angeles. The devil accidentally got a job at the police Department Colleagues noted with surprise that in his presence all speak the truth.
The pilot episode of «Lucifer», was released in the year 2015 and showing of the full version is scheduled for 2016.
In 2006, Tom Ellis is married to actress Tamsin Outhwait. To this marriage were born two daughters. Ellis has another daughter from a previous relationship.
The couple lived together for seven years. In August 2013 they announced that break up. The reason for the breakup Tamsin called the infidelity of her husband. In 2014 they were officially divorced.
Tom Ellis – an ardent football fan. His favorites were the club «Sheffield Wednesday», but now he supports Arsenal.
- «Vera Drake»
- «Buffalo Soldiers»
- «Nice guy Eddie»
- «Once upon a time»
- «The suburb in the fire»
- «The strain»