Who is Tom Holland?
Tom Holland is an English actor and dancer who is best known for playing the role of iconic superhero Peter Parker, widely known as Spider-Man, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films.
Born on 1st June 1996, Holland was raised in his hometown in Kingston upon Thames, London, UK.
With Irish and Manx family background, the BRIT School alumni went from suffering to have gigs to becoming a budding superstar with his breakthrough in 2017’s Spider-Man: Homecoming. Not only is he known for his superhero role but also for being selected for the role of Billy Elliot in Billy Elliot the Musical in London’s West End because of his acrobatics and street dance.
Childhood – Family
Tom Holland was born as the oldest son of Dominic Holland, a comedian and author, and Nicola Elizabeth, a photographer. He is survived by his three younger brothers: Paddy and twins Sam and Harry Holland. He has a family background in Isle of Man and Tipperary, Ireland.
According to IMDb, he went to Donhead Prep School and Wimbledon College and graduated from The BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in Croydon. After briefly attending carpentry school in Cardiff, Holland also went to Bronx High School of Science in 2016 to play Peter Parker.
At a young age, he started dancing at a hip hop class at Nifty Feet Dance School in Wimbledon, London.
|Real Name/Full Name||Thomas Stanley Holland|
|Age||24 years old (2021)|
|Date of Birth||1st June 1996|
|High School||Donhead Prep School, Wimbledon College|
|Hometown||Kingston upon Thames, London, England, UK|
|Debut Film||The Impossible|
|Parents | Siblings|
|Father||Dominic Holland (Comedian and Author)|
|Mother||Nicola Elizabeth (Photographer)|
|Brothers||Paddy, Sam and Harry Holland|
|Birthday | Zodiac Sign|
|Birth Place||Kingston upon Thames, London, England, UK|
Career – Works
Tom Holland’s talent was discovered by choreographer Lynne Page when he performed with his dance school as part of the Richmond Dance Festival 2006. In 2008, he marked his debut as Michael, Billy’s best friend, in the Billy Elliot the Musical. Since then, he is still praised for his dancing skills.
He stepped into the film industry after his feature film debut in The Impossible in 2012. he also appeared alongside Tom Hardy in a supporting role for the drama film Locke. His biggest career turnout was his deal with Marvel Studios as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War.
Holland earned his Guinness Book of World Records title as the youngest actor to play a title role in the MCU’s Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017). He continued his Spider-Man role in Avengers: Infinity War in April 2017 and Spider-Man: Far From Home in July 2018.
He has voiced several characters in different drama films, including Spies in Disguise, Dolittle and Onward. As of upcoming movies, he is set to appear in Beneath the Scarlet Sky, Chaos Walking, Cherry, The Modern Ocean and untitled Spider-Man: Far From Home sequel (2021).
Out of 38 nominations, Holland has won a total of 20 awards, including BAFTA’s rising star award.
According to his date of birth, Tom Holland is 24 years old in 2021. His zodiac sign is Gemini.
With a quite muscular body, Tom currently weighs 64 kilograms or 141 pounds, and he stands at the height of approximately 5 feet and 8 inches or 173 centimeters. Having dark brown hair and eyes make Holland more attractive and handsome for modeling and brand endorsement.
He does exercise regularly to keep his body in shape. He is obviously a vegan diet follower.
|Weight | Height | Body Measurements|
|Weight||64 kg in Kilograms
141 lbs in Pounds
|Height||5'8" in feet and inches
173 cm in centimeters
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Biceps Size||13 inches (33 cm)|
|Chest Size||38 inches (97 cm)|
|Waist Size||31 inches (79 cm)|
|Hips Size||30 inches (76 cm)|
|Shoe Size||11 (US)|
Since the start of his career, Holland appeared in Captain America: Civil War, which earned over $1.1 billion worldwide, and also his Spider-Man: Homecoming film grossed over $800 million worldwide, making him millions of dollars. Tom Holland has an estimated net worth of $15 million.
|Net Worth: 2019 – 2021|
|Net Worth in 2019||$6 million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$15 million|
|Net Worth in 2021||To Be Updated|
Dating Life – Girlfriend
|Elle Lotherington||June 2015 – May 2016|
|Ella Purnell||2017 (Rumored)|
|Olivia Bolton||July 2019 – 2020|
Tom Holland dated his childhood sweetheart Elle Lotherington back in 2015. Elle confirmed her romance with Holland after her tweet: “Couldn’t be a more proud girlfriend right now.. Tom Holland, I love you. #spiderman”. However, the duo unfollowed each other on Instagram in May 2016.
He was rumored to be dating Ella Purnell after they were spotted together at the BAFTA afterparty in February 2017. The rumors proved to be wrong after Ella was linked to Brad Pitt. Holland was linked to childhood friend Olivia Bolton in July 2019. The pair reportedly broke up, The Daily Mail reported.
He was also rumored to dating co-star Zendaya, which shut down in an interview with Variety, calling Holland “one of my best friends”.
Who is Tom Holland dating in 2021?
Tom Holland has been dating The Spanish Princess actress Nadia Parkes since mid-2020. Holland has preferred to keep his personal life away from the spotlight.
Parkes confirmed her relationship with Holland with an official Instagram feed: If you can’t beat em, join em”, upon which Holland commented, “Fairway to heaven 😍”.
The couple is rumored to be introduced to each other by Parkes’ friend Sophie Turner last year.
|New Girlfriend||Nadia Parkes (July 2020 – Present)
10 Facts Only Tom Holland Fans Know
- His full name is Thomas Stanley Holland
- Holland has said he was bullied in school for being a dancer
- He attended the same college as Adele, BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology
- His top British comedian wrote a book, titled Eclipsed, about Holland’s career
- Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” always makes him dance, he revealed to PEOPLE
- He claimed his worst job was being “a pot washer in a pub”
- He had his first-ever kiss backstage at “Billy Elliot: The Musical”
- He found he was selected for the role of Spider-Man through an Instagram post
- He has a crush on Marvel costar Elizabeth Olsen
- He revealed the worst advice, which he received from Mark Wahlberg: “go out and have some fun”