Tom Hopper is an English actor. He has appeared as Sir Percival in Merlin, Billy Bones in Black Sails, Dickon Tarly in Game of Thrones. In 2018, Hopper appeared alongside Amy Schumer in I Feel Pretty. In 2019, Hopper appeared as Luther Hargreeves in The Umbrella Academy. In March 2019, Tom joined the cast of The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard.

Personal Life

Tom Hopper was born on the 28th of January 1985, in Coalville, Leicestershire, England. He’s currently 35 years old.

Birth Name Thomas Edward Hopper
Nickname Tom
Date of Birth 28 January 1985
Place of Birth Coalville, Leicestershire, England
Age 35 years old
Sun Sign Aquarius
Profession Actor
Nationality British
Religion Christianity
  • White
  • He is of English descent.


Tom attended Ashby School in North West Leicestershire where he first developed an interest in acting. He enrolled in a drama class and appeared in a production of the musical Return to the Forbidden Planet. He studied acting at Rose Bruford College in Sidcup, London, England and graduated with an Honors degree in 2006.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Phil (Brother) and Jack (Brother). He has another brother.
  • Relatives – Ayano Hopper née Domoto (Sister-in-law)

Marital Status


Girlfriend / Spouse

Tom Hopper has dated –

  • Laura Hopper née Higgins (2014–Present) – Tom married British actress and Black Sails co-star, Laura in June 2014. The couple has 2 children together – a son named Freddie Douglas Hopper (b. June 2015) and a daughter named Truly Rose Hopper (b. July 2018).

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 6 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 193 cm
  • In meters – 1.93 m
  • In Kilograms – 95 kg
  • In Pounds – 110 lbs
Body Measurements 40–14–34
Body Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light Brown
Sexuality Straight
Shoe Size 11.5 (US)
Distinctive Features
  • Towering height
  • Muscular physique

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Tom became known for his role as Sir Percival in Merlin (2010-2012), Billy Bones in Black Sails (2014-2017), Dickon Tarly in Game of Thrones (2017) and Luther Hargreeves in  The Umbrella Academy (2019-Present).

Film Debut

In 2007, Hopper appeared in the British independent film, Saxon plying the role of Fishmonger.

Television Debut

In 2007, Tom secured his first acting role in an episode of the medical drama series, Casualty in which he was cast as Hugh “Chewy” Mullen.

Brand Endorsements

Tom has endorsed numerous brands such as Giant Bicycles and Organifi supplements.

Tom Hopper Favorites

  • Favorite ActorJohnny Depp
  • Favorite ActressJulia Roberts
  • Favorite Workout Music – Rock
  • Favorite Bands – My Chemical Romance, Audioslave, Rage Against the Machine, AC/DC
  • Favorite Sport – Rugby, Golf and Soccer
  • Favorite Guilty Pleasure – Sweet Potato Fries
  • Favorite Beverage – Black Coffee
  • Favorite Pop Culture Fitness Icon – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Favorite Exercise – Man Makers
  • Cardio Machines – Skier, Rower
  • Favorite Favorite TV Show – Game of Thrones
  • Favorite Color – Black
  • Favorite Protein Dense Food – Ostrich Meat

Tom Hopper Net worth

Tom Hopper has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Tom Hopper

  • Tom stopped drinking alcohol after the birth of his son and does not consume refined sugar.
  • Hopper loves rugby and golf.
  • In 2013, Tom starred in Cold, directed and written by his Merlin co-star Eoin Macken.
  • In 2014, Hopper starred as Asbjörn in Northmen: A Viking Saga.
  • In October 2015, Tom graced the covers of Men’s Health Magazine.
  • In 2016, Hopper appeared in thriller Kill Ratio and an episode of Barbarians Rising.
  • In 2018, Tom appeared alongside Amy Schumer in I Feel Pretty.
  • In 2019, Hopper appeared as Luther Hargreeves in The Umbrella Academy.
  • In March 2019, Tom joined the cast of The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard.


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