Because of his upcoming Netflix show The Sandman, Tom Sturridge has become quite the internet sensation. This is probably Sturridge’s most popular work since Pirate Radio, in which he co-stars with “Jenna Coleman” and “Gwendoline Christie”, among other popular actors.
For his massive fan base, we’ve gathered some unknown facts about him that will undoubtedly pique your interest.
8 Things You Didn’t Know About Tom Sturridge
1. Received A Tony Award Nomination
Everyone wants their hard work to be recognized. Due to his hard work, Tom was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for his work in the Broadway production “Orphans”.
2. He Was Set To Appear In Jumper
Jumper, a 2008 film, was one of the most anticipated films of the year. Many people are unaware that Tom was originally cast in the lead role of David Rice. However, he was later replaced by “Hayden Christensen”. 
3. Disagreement On His First Acting Role
Tom’s resume lists Gulliver’s Travels as his first acting role, but in one of his interviews, he disagrees. Instead, he sees it as a father wanting to spend time with his son (Tom’s father directed the series). 
4. Father Of A Daughter
Tom and his ex-girlfriend, actress Sienna Miller, have a 10-year-old daughter named Marlowe. They began dating in 2011 and had their daughter on July 7, 2012. They divorced in 2015, but Tom and Sienna appear to be doing an excellent job of co-parenting.
5. Acting Runs In His Blood
Acting is unquestionably a family business for the Strurridges. Anthony Nicholls and Faith Kent, Tom’s grandparents, were both actors. Charles Nicholls, his father, is an actor, writer, and director. And Phoebe Nicholls, his mother, is an actress. Arthur and Matilda, Tom’s siblings, are also actors. 
6. His Closest Friend
The entertainment industry is notorious for being a difficult place to form genuine friendships, but Tom has lucked out in that regard. Robert Pattinson, the Twilight star, is one of Tom’s closest friends.
7. Prefer Maintaining A Sense Of Privacy
Staying off the internet is one of the best ways to maintain a sense of privacy in this day and age. Tom appears to be maximizing this strategy. As he doesn’t have any verified social media accounts.
8. Worked In A Broadway Production With “Jake Gyllenhaal”
Tom isn’t a household name, but he’s worked with some. In 2019, he co-starred in the Broadway production of Sea Wall/A Life with Jake Gyllenhaal. The two were fantastic collaborators, and fans loved seeing them work together.