Tom Hollander grew up in Oxford, went to school locally and read English Literature at Cambridge. As a boy he was a member of the National Youth Theatre and the National Youth Music Theatre. While at university, he was a member of the Cambridge Footlights Revue, and played a much-celebrated Cyrano De Bergerac at the Arts Theatre, directed by Sam Mendes.
His early career was primarily theatre based. Film credits include: Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel And Lawrence, Enigma, Possession, The Lawless Heart and Gosford Park.
Recent projects include: King George V in Stephen Poliakoff’s landmark BBC drama The Lost Prince, Cambridge Spies also for the BBC, Paparazzi for Icon Productions in LA and Richard Eyre’s Compleat Female Stage Beauty. Tom is currently appearing at the Donmar Warehouse in John Osborne’s The Hotel In Amsterdam with Olivia Williams.
|2003 Jury Member|