Tom Hopper is a well-known British actor. Tom Hopper has appeared in Merlin as Percival, in Black Sails as Billy Bones, in Game of Thrones as Dickon Tarly, and in The Umbrella Academy as Luther Hargreeves.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Tom Hopper was born on January 28, 1985, in Coalville, England his age is 37 years old as of 2022 and Hopper is a naturalized British citizen who practices Christianity.
Similarly, his birth name is Thomas Edward Hopper and his birth sign is Aquarius currently, he is living in Coalville. Hopper’s father and mother’s name is Richard Hooper and Meredith Jean Hopper respectively. Likewise, Hopper has three brothers and sisters Emily Hopper, Ben Hopper, and Jack Hopper
Talking about his educational background, Tom Hopper went to Newbridge High School and Ashby School, where he became interested in acting. Moreover, Hopper enrolled in a drama class and performed in the musical Return to the Forbidden Planet. Later, Hopper attended Rose Bruford College to study acting.
However, Hopper’s additional academic credentials are unavailable. Later, Hopper might have skipped college as he started to act at an early age to pursue his professional career.
Career and Professional Life
In his acting career, Hopper has come a long way. Hopper was cast in As You Like It at Watford Palace Theatre and has appeared in Saxon, Casualty, Kingdom, and Doctors, among other television shows and films. In the comedy-horror film Tormented, Hopper played Marcus, a bullied adolescent who returns from the dead to exact revenge on his classmates.
Moreover, he appeared in an episode of Doctor Who in 2010. He debuted in the third season of the show in 2010 and remained a regular for the next two seasons. Also, he appeared in Good Cop in 2012 after Merlin ended in 2012. Moreover, Hopper played Asbjorn in Northmen: A Viking Saga in 2014.
In addition, Hopper was the first actor to join the Starz series Black Sails, playing Billy Bones. Furthermore, Hopper appeared in the thriller Kill Ratio as well as an episode of Barbarians Rising in 2016. The following year, Hopper was cast as Dickon Tarly in season 7 of HBO’s Game of Thrones, replacing Freddie Stroma, who had previously played the role in season 6.
In 2018, Hopper co-starred in I Feel Pretty with Amy Schumer. In 2019, Hopper starred in The Umbrella Academy as Luther Hargreeves. To get the right look for the part, Hopper wore a muscle suit and trained in martial arts. Also, Hopper appeared in the 2020 film SAS: Red Notice.
Later, he joined the cast of Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard in March 2019. Also, Hopper starred in Netflix’s Love in the Villa, which debuted on September 1, 2022.
Tom Hopper has not endorsed any brand, nor has he promoted anything, nor has he been seen in any brand collaborations.
Awards and Nomination
Hopper was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards. Similarly, nominated for the Gold Derby TV Award in 2018. Likewise, IGN Award in 2020. Moreover, Hopper has won CinEuphoria Award in 2020.
Tom Hopper is a well-known British actor who has earned a considerable income from his work. Hopper’s estimated net worth is around $5 million. Also, Hopper’s annual salary is $500k per year and his source of income is mainly his acting profession.
Tom Hopper married his girlfriend Laura Hopper on June 7, 2014. Laura is a British actress by profession. On June 1, 2015, he and his wife welcomed their first child, Freddie Douglas Hopper.
The couple’s second child, Truly Rose Hopper, was born on July 6, 2018. Moreover, there is no information regarding Hopper’s past affairs or girlfriends.
Hopper hasn’t been associated with any sort of rumors or controversies. Also, Hopper avoids the media and engaging in situations that can damage his professional acting career.
Tom Hopper – Body Measurements
Talking about Hopper’s height he is 6 Feet 5 inches tall and weighs 104kg. Moreover, Hopper’s eye color is blue and his hair color is light brown. Also, Hopper’s shoe size is 13(US).
Tom Hopper – Social Media
Tom Hopper is very active on Instagram. He has 1.8m followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @tom.hopperhops. Similarly, his Twitter handles @Tomhopperhops are followed by 120.7k followers. Moreover, Hopper is not available on any other social media sites including Facebook.