Tom Ellis: biography
Tom Ellis was born on November 17, 1978 in Wales. His mother taught music, his father - a pastor in a Baptist church. Tom's childhood took place in the church in Bangor, where he served his father. From an early age the future actor and his three sisters playing musical instruments.
At school, Tom Ellis went to Sheffield. Along with teaching, he played the trumpet, and then the French horn in a local youth orchestra.
For the first time an acting career, Ellis thought in 12 years. On a school night his parents met the teacher of dramatic art and told them the boy to go to drama school. The father and mother of Tom Ellis were not "starry parents" I never said that our son will be so-and-so that - they are silently supported him.
After school, Tom was a limited choice of options. Financially man could not afford to study in London. His friend went to the University of Glasgow, Ellis came up to him and fell in love with the city. There he enrolled in drama school at the Royal Scottish Academy.
His first professional work - pantomime in the curriculum. Plot students invent themselves. Tom Ellis chose "Beauty and the Beast," where he had two roles at once - the Prince and the Beast.
In 2006, Tom Ellis was married to actress Tamzin Outhwaite. In this marriage were born two daughters. Ellis has another daughter from a previous relationship.
The couple have lived together for seven years. In August 2013, they announced that the divorce. The reason for separation Temzin called infidelity of her husband. In 2014, they officially broke up.
Tom Ellis - an ardent football fan. His favorite was the club «Sheffield Wednesday», but now he is a fan of "Arsenal".