Tom Ellis is a Welsh actor who has recently been getting a lot of buzzes. He is mostly recognized for playing the title character of Lucifer in Fox’s “Lucifer”. He also appears on “Miranda” as Gary Preston.
Tom Ellis has mostly appeared on British TV, with only recently making a breakthrough in America. Some of his more memorable roles include playing Justyn on Chanel 4’s “No Angels”. You may also remember him for his appearance in a season 3 finale of “Doctor Who”. He expanded his acting career with a comedy role in “Monday Monday” on ITV. But he continued with a more serious role as Detective Inspector Bland in “Agatha Christie’s Poirot”.
His first important role on American TV was playing the title role of a Hollywood physician in “Rush”. But the role most people recognized him now is playing Lucifer Morningstar. Tom was cast in 2015 and immediately clicked in the role. He had the necessary charisma to portray the prince of darkness and helped the show which is based on a Vertigo comic book get more acclaim.
Tom Ellis also made appearances in such shows as “Once Upon a Time” and “The Strain”, and also lent his voice on an episode of “Family Guy”.
Tom Ellis Net Worth 2019 and Salary
Ever since making a movie to American TV, Tom Ellis has been getting more and more attention. He has slowly but surely managed to get a number of roles that have enhanced his popularity and his salary. According to the latest information, Tom has a net worth of 5 million dollars which will only be expanding. With the success of shows like “Lucifer”, Tom is ready to embark on more new challenges which will probably also mean more movie roles.
Tom Ellis Wife and Relationships
Tom Ellis is a married man and he actually tied the knot very recently. Pictures have emerged of him and his longtime girlfriend, now wife, Meghan Oppenheimer as Tom finally put a ring on her finger and getting married at Santa Ynez Valley in California.
According to reports and leaked images on social media, the ceremony was attended by many of Tom’s cast members from Lucifer but also all kinds of other celebrities from the show business.
Tom and Meghan actually met back in 2015 but kept their relationship a secret. Meghan works as a screenwriter and is how she actually met Tom. In 2017 they announced their engagement via an Instagram post as Megan shared a picture of them together and her ring adding a caption “Does this ring makes me fat??” In the wake of their wedding, Tom also asked all the people not to send them gifts for their wedding and instead to Planned Parenthood, which is a very generous gesture by a celebrity.
First Marriage with Tamzin Outhwaite (2006-2014)
This is actually not Tom’s first marriage as he was married to East Enders star, Tamzin Outhwaite. The two of them got married way back in 2006 and had a great start to their marriage.
Tom also has two daughters with Tamzin, Florence Elsie born on 25 June 2008, and Marnie Mae, born on 2 August 2012. Unfortunately, things did not work well and there were signs that their relationship would eventually come to an end. In 2013, Tamzin and Tom Ellis filed for divorce and they officially broke things off in 2014.
Tom is a very handsome man so it is quite normal that he had numerous girlfriends before the two mentioned. One of them actually gave him his first child as he has another daughter from a prior relationship as well.
Tom Ellis Age
Tom Ellis was born on 17 November 1978, which means that he is 40 years old currently.
He was born in Cardiff, Wales to mother Marilyn Jean and father Christopher John Ellis. He also has a sister. His father, sister, and uncle are all Baptist ministers but Tom was never attracted to such a life and sought out something more interesting which he eventually found in acting.
Tom went to High Storrs School in Sheffield where he played the French Horn for the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra. Tom does a lot of singing in his roles where necessary. You can see that he is very musically talented. He then went on to study at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and got his BA Dramatic Studies diploma.
Height and Weight
Tom Ellis is very athletically built. He has a certain charm to himself and can do a lot of physical acting if necessary. Nevertheless, his appearance and looks are what help get some of his roles as well. You can tell that he goes to the gym regularly and he is 1.91m tall and weighs about 90 kg. His chest size is 42 Inches, while his biceps is 15 Inches and waist 33 Inches.
Tom Ellis Singing
People who are fans of the show may have already recognized Tom Ellis’ talent for singing. As the character of Lucifer often plays the piano in his nightclub, Tom was a perfect choice for that as he also possesses a lot of musical talent. He says that he has always been attracted to singing and playing. He performs most of it by himself and quite enjoys doing it. Some even say that it was one of the main things that got him the role of the Prince of Darkness.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Tom Ellis is Welsh by his nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group.
|Born:||November 17 1978|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Education:||High Storrs School in Sheffield / Royal Conservatoire of Scotland|