Tom Riley

Active - 2006 - 2018  |   Born - Apr 5, 1981 in Maidstone, Kent, England  |   Genres - Horror, Fantasy, Thriller, Comedy

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Biography by Cammila Collar

British actor Tom Riley regularly graced the London stage before turning his attention to on-screen acting, with roles in films like A Few Days in September in 2006, I Want Candy in 2007, and Happily Ever After in 2009. Soon, Riley was ready to grace a smaller screen, signing on to play Leonardo Da Vinci in the Starz series Da Vinci's Demons. He guested on a 2014 episode of Doctor Who, playing Robin Hood, and later appeared in the online series The Collection.

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  • Had a radio show at university, and after graduating, started a theater company called Article 19.
  • Began working with the Royal Court Theatre company while still attending the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, appearing in The Woman Before shortly before graduation.
  • For his role as a doctor in the British TV-series Monroe, he witnessed a few brain surgeries.
  • Made his Broadway debut in the 2011 revival of Tom Stoppard's Arcadia.