Updated: Feb 11, 2022
Birthday: 1st June
Tom Holland is an English actor. An alumnus of the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in London, he began his acting career on the West End stage in the title role of Billy Elliot the Musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre from 2008 to 2010. He then starred in the disaster film The Impossible (2012), for which he received a London Film Critics Circle Award for Young British Performer of the Year.
Holland achieved international recognition when he portrayed Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero films, beginning with Captain America: Civil War (2016), Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) and Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021). In 2017, at the age of 20, he won the BAFTA Rising Star Award, becoming the award's second-youngest recipient at the time.
MIX UP THEATRE MOVIE AWARD NOMINATIONS: 2 WINS: 1
2022 - Best Leading Actor - SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME
2021 - WINNER: Best Leading Actor - ONWARD
BAFTA AWARDS: WINS: 1
2017 - WINNER: EE Rising Star Award
How do you rate Tom Holland's films?
WATCH TOM HOLLAND THIS WEEK
FILM: The Impossible (2012)
Wednesday 9th February, Sky Cinema Great, 6:00am
ALSO ON NETFLIX & AMAZON PRIME
A very young Holland gives an outstanding in this emotional rollercoaster of a movie!
FILM: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Get ready for Spider-Man week with our Podcast & Quiz on Friday. You can catch Holland in his first leading Spidey movie here.
FILM: Onward (2020)
Holland won himself a Mix Up Theatre Movie Award for his brilliant vocal turn in this Pixar fantasy comedy.
FILMS: Marvel Cinematic Universe
Holland tends to steal the show everytime he turns up in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. You can see him on Disney+ in...
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
What's your favourite Tom Holland performance?
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