Tom Ellis Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Salary, Net Worth, Movies

Tom Ellis
Tom Ellis

Tom Ellis Biography

Tom Ellis is a Welsh actor well known for playing the role of Lucifer Morningstar in the Netflix fantasy series Lucifer (2016) and Crisis on Infinite Earths. His other notable roles include the Hollywood Physician in the series Rush, Mark Etches in the supernatural drama The Fades and Gary Preston in the TV show Miranda.

Ellis went to Sheffield’s High Storrs School, he also played the French horn instrument in the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra. Later on, Tom went to the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow, Scotland graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Studies.

His breakout was in the BBC One sitcom Miranda (2010-2015) where he played the role of Gary Preston. He also played King Cenred on the BBC fantasy series Merlin (2008) and many other various films that we will list at the end of this article. In February 2015, Tom was the main cast as Lucifer Morningstar in the FOX series Lucifer based on DC Comics. In 2021, Tom won the Tell-Tale TV Award for Favorite Actor in a Cable/ Streaming Sci-fi/ Fantasy/ Horror Series.

Tom Ellis Age

How old is the Welsh actor? Thomas John Ellis is 45 years old as of 2023. He was born on the 17th of November, 1978 in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom. Therefore, the actor celebrates his birthday on the 17th of November every year. In addition, Ellis’ zodiac birth sign is Scorpio.

Tom Ellis Height

Tom stands at an approximate linear height of around 6 feet 3 inches equivalent to 1.91 meters. However, he has not shared any credible information concerning his exact weight and other body measurements. Although, he seems to have a moderate normal body mass compared to his body height.

Tom Ellis Wife

Tom is happily married to Meaghan Oppenheimer who works as a television screenwriter and producer. Meaghan and her husband John Ellis exchanged vows in 2019. No details are shared about their marriage venue or dates. However, previously Tom was married to Tamzin Outhwaite in 2006 with whom she has 2 children. Unfortunately, they separated in 2014 April due to some classified reasons. Withal, he has three children, Nora Ellis born on May 2005, Marnie Mae Ellis born on August 1st, 2012 and Florence Elsie Ellis.

Tom Ellis Family

Tom was born and raised by his parents Christopher John Ellis as his father and Marilyn Jean Hooper Ellis as his mother. Withal, Tom has three sisters one of whom is his twin. Nevertheless, the names and identities of his siblings are not in the public domain.

However, his father, Christopher, his uncle Robert Ellis and one of his siblings are all Baptist ministers. Nevertheless, his uncle Robert Ellis is the Principal of Regent’s Park College, Oxford. Additionally, Tom holds English ancestry and ethnicity along with Welsh and Cornish.

Tom Ellis Salary

Tom is one of the highest-paid actors in the media industry. He pockets an estimated salary of $1 million US dollars per annum.

Tom Ellis’s Net Worth

The Welsh actor has accumulated good fortune over the years working as an actor. Therefore, Ellis is estimated to have accrued an approximate net worth of around $8 million US dollars. This includes his various assets like car collections and houses, as money, and income he receives working in the media industry.

Tom Ellis Movies

As I said earlier, just to mention a few, here are some of the films, movies, and television series he has featured in:

  • 2000- Kiss Me, Kate
  • 2001- High Heels and Low Lifes
  • 2002- Wild West
  • 2003- Pollyanna
  • 2004- Messiah III: The Promise
  • 2004- Vera Drake
  • 2005- The Best Man
  • 2006- Calon Gaeth
  • 2007- Casualty
  • 2008- Trail & Retribution
  • 2009- Monday Monday
  • 2010- Dappers
  • 2011- The Fades
  • 2012- Silent Witness
  • 2013- Once Upon a Time
  • 2014- Under Milk Wood
  • 2015- The Strain
  • 2016 to 2021- Lucifer
  • 2018- Family Guy
  • 2019- The Flash