Tom Ellis is a Welsh actor. He is known for playing Lucifer Morningstar in the Netflix urban fantasy series Lucifer and its Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover appearance in the Arrowverse franchise and Gary Preston in the BBC One sitcom Miranda and a Hollywood physician in the USA Network series Rush. He appeared as Mark Etches in the supernatural drama The Fades.
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Thomas John Ellis was born on November 17, 1978(age 42 years) in Cardiff, United Kingdom. His parents, Christopher John Ellis and Marilyn Jean Hooper, were married on December 30, 1972, at Clarence Park Baptist Church. He has three sisters, one of whom is his twin. His father, uncle, and one sister are all Baptist ministers. He grew up in England, where he attended High Storrs School in Sheffield and played the French horn in the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra. He received a BA in Dramatic Studies at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
Some of Ellis’ roles include Gary Preston on the BBC One sitcom Miranda (2010–2015); King Cenred on the BBC fantasy series Merlin (2008); Justyn in Channel 4’s No Angels; and Thomas Milligan in the Doctor Who series three finale “Last of the Time Lords.”
He has appeared in the long-running BBC One soap opera EastEnders, the BBC sketch comedy shows The Catherine Tate Show, and the BBC medical drama Holby City. In July and August 2009, he starred in the ITV comedy-drama Monday Monday. He was cast as Detective Inspector Bland in Agatha Christie’s Poirot.
In February 2015, Ellis was cast as Lucifer Morningstar in the Fox series Lucifer, based on DC Comics’ publication and character, which premiered on January 25, 2016. The show later moved to Netflix. On June 23, 2020, it was announced that Netflix had renewed the show for a sixth and final season.
He reprised the role of Lucifer during The CW’s The Flash episode of the Arrowverse crossover “Crisis on Infinite Earths.” In 2021, Ellis won the Tell-Tale TV Award for Favorite Actor in a Cable or Streaming Sci-fi/Fantasy/Horror Series.
Tom Ellis is currently married to Meaghan Oppenheimer. However, he was married to English actress Tamzin Outhwaite until they divorced in 2006. His current wife, Meaghan Oppenheimer, is an American screenwriter, and they had their wedding in 2019. Tom Ellis is a father to three children, Nora Ellis, Marnie Mae Ellis, and Florence Elsie Ellis.
Tom Ellis’s net worth
How much is Tom Ellis worth? Tom Ellis’s net worth is estimated at around $10 million as 2021. His primary source of income is his acting career. He is one of the influential actors in the United Kingdom. Ellis’s successful career has earned him some luxurious lifestyles and fancy cars.