Tom Hardy is an English actor who shot to fame when he was cast as Eames in the Chris Nolan movie Inception. Before getting cast in big budget movies, he was working as a model and an actor in London. Born on September 15, he is a Virgo. Virgos are best known to be meticulous and practical people. They are modest and unassuming, but they are driven and very hardworking. Probably because he was raised as in a middle-class English community, Tom learned that he has to work doubly hard to get the best roles, something that falls easily on the laps of his Drama School-educated upper crust British counterparts.
Virgos are intensely private individuals who are analytical in every way. This is not to say that they are not imaginative and creative at all. They succeed in every endeavor they strive in. Tom entered Drama Center London but didnít graduate for he had to work on the award-winning HBO miniseries Band of Brothers in 2001. In the same year, he starred in the movie dot the i alongside Gael Garcia Bernal. For his performance in the movie In Arabia Weíd All be Kings he was awarded the Lawrence Olivier Award for Most Promising Newcomer of 2003. He also appeared in the miniseries The Virgin Queen and starred in the BBC Two series Stuart: A Life Backwards.
He got his biggest break when he was cast in Christopher Nolanís scifi/thriller movie Inception, which was a critical and box-office hit. This led to his being cast in another one of Chris Nolanís movie- he is set to play the villainous Bane in the Dark Knight Rises. Aside form this; he also appeared in the movies RockandRolla, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, This Means War and Warrior.
Virgos have a sense of humanity and they would do anything and everything for the people they love without expecting anything in return. It takes a long time for a Virgo to show their true selves to others. They treat their friends as they themselves want to be treated. As partners, they are loyal and faithful. They always look for a long-term relationship, not just one-night-stands.
In 1999, Tom married Sarah Ward. The couple divorced in 2004. Tom has a son named Louis Thomas with his ex-girlfriend Rachel Speed. It was recently reported that Tom is engaged to his girlfriend Charlotte Riley after a year of dating.