Tom Hollander

Actor

Birthday:

25.08.1967

Not to be confused with Tom Holland (actor).

Thomas Anthony Hollander (born 25 August 1967) is an English actor. He began his career in theatre, winning the Ian Charleson Award in 1992 for his performance as Witwoud in The Way of the World at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre. He is known for his roles in comedic films such as Pirates of the Caribbean and In the Loop and drama films such as Enigma, Pride & Prejudice, Gosford Park and Hanna. He played the lead role in the sitcom Rev., which won the British Academy Television Award for best sitcom in 2011. He also starred in the BBC series The Night Manager and ITV's Doctor Thorne.

From September 2016 (until 19 November 2016) he portrayed Henry Carr in a revival of Tom Stoppard's sold-out play Travesties at the Menier Chocolate Factory, directed by Patrick Marber. The play, with the same cast, will then transfer to the Apollo Theatre in February 2017 and run until April 2017. He will play Dr. Sorgh in the film Tulip Fever which is due for U.S. release in February 2017. The screenplay, also by Stoppard, is an adaptation of Deborah Moggach's historical novel. In January 2016, he became an Honorary Fellow of Selwyn College, Cambridge (his former college).


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