Tom Hopper is known as an English actor. He is most famous for his roles in Game of Thrones and The Umbrella Academy.
Thomas Edward Hopper was born on January 28, 1985, in Coalville, United Kingdom. He attended Ashby School, where he built up an enthusiasm for acting. He enrolled in a drama class and appeared in a production of the musical Return to the Forbidden Planet. He went on to study acting at Rose Bruford College.
Tom Hopper turned into the principal actor to join the Starz series Black Sails, in which he assumed the role of Billy Bones. The privateer drama fills in as a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island. He purposely decided to play Bones as a sacrificial individual, paying special mind to his group, believing that the character would have changed in the timespan between Black Sails and Treasure Island. The show was shot in South Africa.
In 2016, Hopper appeared in a spine chiller Kill Ratio, and an episode of Barbarians Rising. The roles would get him important attention because the following year, he joined the cast of the HBO series Game of Thrones in season 7 as Dickon Tarly, supplanting Freddie Stroma who had recently appeared in the role in season 6. In 2018, Hopper appeared close by Amy Schumer in I Feel Pretty.
In 2019, Netflix released Umbrella Academy weeks after the mass cancelation of its Marvel properties. Tom Hopper has the main role on the show as Luther Hargreeves. Hopper wore a muscle suit to accomplish the right look and experienced martial arts training. In March 2019, he joined the cast of The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard.
In July 2020, Netflix excited fans with the second season of Umbrella Academy. Season two is a story about putting aside your silly family issues and orchestrating a plan to thwart the end times. Composed by Gerard Way, the vitality that drives the comic interpretation of "The Umbrella Academy" is like the one that excited Alan Moore's "Watchmen".
Hopper is set to appear in the 2020 film SAS: Red Notice.
Tom Hopper is married to actress, Laura Higgins. They got married on June 7, 2014. His wife is known for her roles in Black Sails and Bulletproof. Their son, Freddie Douglas Hopper was born on June 1, 2015, and their daughter, Truly Rose Hopper was born on July 6, 2018.
Last Modified: Oct 11, 2021