Tom Holland: roles in movies since 2012

Tom Holland was born in 1996, he is an English actor and dancer.

Tom Holland

Born:
Thomas Stanley Holland
1 June 1996
London, England

Career:
as actor in feature films since 2012 (age 16)

Parents:
Dominic Holland, a comedian, author and broadcaster
Nicola Frost, a photographer

In 2011, Holland provided a voice for the principal character Sho, in the British version of the animated film “Arrietty”.

But his debut in feature film was in 2012 in disaster drama film “The Impossible” directed by Juan Antonio Bayona. He played alongside Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor. Holland’ role won universal praise from critics and several awards such as the National Board of Review Award for Breakthrough Performance and London Film Critics Circle Award for Young British Performer of the Year.

Tom is best known for playing Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, having appeared in five films: “Captain America: Civil War” (2016), “Spider-Man: Homecoming” (2017), “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018), “Avengers: Endgame” (2019), and “Spider-Man: Far From Home” (2019).

Roles portrayed by Tom Holland

2020 Tom Holland as Arvin Russell in The Devil All the Time

Plot is unknown at this time.

2020 Tom Holland as Todd Hewitt in Chaos Walking

The film plot revolves around the distant planet of New World where there are no women and all living creatures can hear each others’ thoughts in a stream of images, words, and sounds called Noise. Holland played a boy living on this planet.

Director: Doug Liman

Tom Holland as Todd Hewitt in Chaos Walking (2020)

2019 Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Spider-Man: Far From Home

It is the sequel to “Spider-Man: Homecoming” (2017) and the twenty-third film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019)

2019 Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Avengers: Endgame

Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Avengers: Endgame (2019)

2018 Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Avengers: Infinity War

Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

2017 Tom Holland as The Novice / Brother Diarmuid in Pilgrimage

It’s a medieval thriller film directed by Brendan Muldowney. Its plot revolves around a group of monks must escort a sacred relic across an Irish landscape fraught with peril.

Tom Holland as The Novice / Brother Diarmuid in Pilgrimage (2017)

2017 Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Spider-Man: Homecoming

It is the second Spider-Man franchise reboot and the sixteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film is directed by Jon Watts. Tom Holland stars as Peter Parker / Spider-Man, alongside Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Tyne Daly, Marisa Tomei, and Robert Downey Jr.

In film, Peter Parker tries to balance high school life with being Spider-Man, while facing the Vulture.

Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

2017 Tom Holland as Samuel Insull in The Current War

Its a historical drama film directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, depicts the war of the currents between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse.

Holland portrays real person, an innovator and investor who greatly contributed to creating an integrated electrical infrastructure in the United States.

Tom Holland as Samuel Insull in The Current War (2017)

2016 Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War

This is the first appearance of Tom in the role of Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War (2016)

2016 Tom Holland as Bradley Baker in Edge of Winter

The film centers on a recently divorced father, Elliot Baker (Kinnaman), whose angry behavior slowly controls him while he resides with his two sons (Holland and White) at his cabin in the wilderness.

Director: Rob Connolly

Tom Holland as Bradley Baker in Edge of Winter (2016)

2016 Tom Holland as Jack Fawcett in The Lost City of Z

It’s a biographical adventure drama film directed by James Gray, based on the 2009 book of the same name by David Grann.

It portrays real events surrounding the British explorer Percy Fawcett, who was sent to Brazil and made several attempts to find a supposed ancient lost city in the Amazon. The film stars Charlie Hunnam as Fawcett and Tom Holland as his son.

Tom Holland as Jack Fawcett in The Lost City of Z (2016)

2015 Tom Holland as Thomas Nickerson in In the Heart of the Sea

Holland played Nickerson, a real person who since 1819, when he was fourteen years old, served as cabin boy on the whaleship Essex. On this voyage, the ship was sunk by a whale it was pursuing, and the crew spent three months at sea before the survivors were rescued. It’s an history later inspired Herman Melville to write the great novel “Moby-Dick”.

Director: Ron Howard

Tom Holland as Thomas Nickerson in In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

2014 Tom Holland as Former Billy in Billy Elliot the Musical Live Cameo

2013 Tom Holland as Isaac in How I Live Now

It’s a speculative drama film based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Meg Rosoff. The plot revolves around an American girl (Saoirse Ronan), sent to the English countryside to stay with relatives, finds love and purpose while fighting for her survival as war envelops the world around her.

Holland played the cousin of the main character.

Tom Holland as Isaac in How I Live Now (2013)

2012 Tom Holland as Lucas Bennett in The Impossible

It’s a disaster drama film directed by J. A. Bayona, based on the experience of María Belón and her family in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. The plot revolves around Bennett family, the parrents (Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor), and their three sons Lucas (Tom Holland), Thomas (Samuel Joslin), and Simon (Oaklee Pendergast). They go on a Christmas holiday in 2004 to Thailand. Two days later, the massive tsunami inundates the area.

Holland was praised so highly, that there were even rumours he was a contender for an Academy Award nomination.

Tom Holland as Lucas Bennett in The Impossible (2012)