Biography

Tom Ellis is a Welsh actor, best known for playing Dr. Oliver Cousins in the BBC soap opera "EastEnders" and Detective Sergeant Sam Speed in a "Life on Mars" parody in the "The Catherine Tate Show. He was also Sam in the BBC comedy "Pulling", and plays Gary in Miranda Hart's BBC2 comedy "Miranda".  Other notable roles include Justyn in Channel 4's "No Angels" and Thomas Milligan in the series three finale of British science-fiction television programme "Doctor Who". He also starred in the ITV comedy drama "Monday Monday" during July and August 2009 alongside Fay Ripley.

Ellis is married to actress Tamzin Outhwaite. The family moved to England and Ellis attended High Storrs School in Sheffield and was a French Horn player in the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra. He was also a huge Sheffield Wednesday fan, but now supports Arsenal.

Tom Ellis is a Welsh actor, best known for playing Dr. Oliver Cousins in the BBC soap opera "EastEnders" and Detective Sergeant Sam Speed in a "Life on Mars" parody in the "The Catherine Tate Show. He was also Sam in the BBC comedy "Pulling", and plays Gary in Miranda Hart's BBC2 comedy "Miranda".  Other notable roles include Justyn in Channel 4's "No Angels" and Thomas Milligan in the series three finale of British science-fiction television programme "Doctor Who". He also starred in the ITV comedy drama "Monday Monday" during July and August 2009 alongside Fay Ripley.

Ellis is married to actress Tamzin Outhwaite. The family moved to England and Ellis attended High Storrs School in Sheffield and was a French Horn player in the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra. He was also a huge Sheffield Wednesday fan, but now supports Arsenal.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 36

Birthday 1979-11-17

Place of Birth Cardiff, Wales, UK

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Also Known As

  • Thomas Paul Ellis
  • Том Эллис
  • Томас Джон Эллис

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Masterwork (1 episode)
2019 Isn't It Romantic as Hot Doctor (Todd)
2016 Lucifer (67 episodes) as Lucifer Morningstar
2014 Rush (10 episodes) as Dr. William P. Rush
2014 The Strain (1 episode)
2014 Under Milk Wood as Mr. Ogmore
2013 Walking Stories as Jarrod
2012 The Secret of Crickley Hall (3 episodes) as Gabe Caleigh
2012 Gates (5 episodes) as Mark
2011 Once Upon a Time (1 episode) as Thief
2011 The Fades (6 episodes) as Mark Etches
2011 Sugartown (3 episodes)
2009 Miranda (20 episodes) as Gary Preston
2009 Monday Monday (7 episodes)
2008 Merlin (1 episode) as Cenred
2008 The Passion (4 episodes) as Apostle Philip
2008 Miss Conception as Zak
2007 Would Like To Meet as Plumber
2006 Pulling (2 episodes)
2006 Calon Gaeth as Edward
2006 Suburban Shootout (14 episodes) as P.C. Haines
2005 ShakespeaRe-Told (1 episode) as Claude
2005 Love Soup (1 episode)
2005 The Best Man as Groom
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as Thomas Milligan
2005 Twisted Tales (UK) (1 episode)
2004 Vera Drake as Police Constable
2004 No Angels (4 episodes)
2001 Buffalo Soldiers as Squash
2001 Messiah (2 episodes)
2001 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby as John Browdie
2000 Waking the Dead (2 episodes)
1997 Trial & Retribution (2 episodes)
1997 Midsomer Murders (1 episode)
1988 This Morning (1 episode)
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (1 episode)

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