Tom Hopper (born 28.01.85) is an English actor known for his work on BBC television series' like 'Merlin'.
Childhood: Tom Hopper was born in Coalville, Leicestershire, and attended Rose Bruford College in London. While studying, he appeared in productions in of shows like 'The Tempest', 'The Way of the World', 'Colliers Friday Night' and 'Festen'. He graduated from the college in 2006.
Career: Tom Hopper was cast in a Watford Palace Theatre production of 'As You Like It'. On 18th March 2007, Hopper made his debut screen performance in the television series 'Casualty', in an episode called 'Stitch'. In the same year, he appeared in the film 'Saxon' as a fishmonger. He then appeared in an episode of 'Doctors' on 20th October 2008. The following year, he appeared in the film 'Tormented', which was released on 22nd May 2009.
On 2010, Hopper appeared in the first episode of the fifth season of 'Doctor Who'. On Christmas Day of the same year, Hopper appeared began his run in the television series 'Merlin'; he continued working on the show for two year. In 2012, he appeared opposite Oona Chaplin in the short film 'I Think, Therefore', before appearing in the television series 'Good Cop' for two episodes. He then worked in the film 'Cold' in 2013, in addition to appearing in the film 'Knights of Badassdom' in the same year. The following year, he landed one of the main roles in 'Northmen - A Viking Saga', before getting a part in the series 'Black Sails' - a television prequel to 'Treasure Island'.
Personal Life: On 8th June 2014, Tom Hopper married British actress Laura Higgins.
Asbjorn is the fearless leader of a Viking gang known as the Northmen. Having been exiled from their homeland, Asbjorn leads his men across the sea Britain to raid the town of Lindisfarne for their gold, but along the way lose their boat and much of their resources to a vicious tempest that only by good fortune washes them up on a beach. Alive they may be, but their survival is limited. Far from where they want to be, the Northmen are forced to set out on foot through unknown enemy terrain, hoping to reach a Viking fort called Danelag before the enemy discovers their presence. Unfortunately, it isn't long before the King of Scotland orders his soldiers to go after them and they relentlessly obey. All they can do is kill everyone in their path and fight back with all their force if they want to reach their destination in one piece.
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Three geeky best friends named Hung, Eric and Joe set out on an adventure of a lifetime to engage in some sword and sorcery style role play. They join a vast group of other LARPers (Live Action Role Players) in a woodland area they name the Fields of Evermore to carry out their dungeons and dragons-esque quest, but when one of them decides to practise a dark spell from an old book, they find themselves facing a genuine paranormal threat. He unwittingly manages to summon a flesh-eating succubus from hell who sets out on a murderous rampage to pick off each role player one by one. Not knowledgeable of demonic menaces of the real kind, the friends must band together to work out how to send the succubus back to its fiery inferno - before it's too late.
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Hung, Eric and Joe are best friends totally into sword and sorcery style role play and re-enactment. However, when they set out on an average sword-battling adventure with their fellow LARPers (Live Action Role Players) in some nearby woodland, a mysterious force overtakes the group and they find themselves facing a genuine paranormal threat when an 'imaginary' spell from an old book somehow conjures up a real murderous hell demon who begins to pick off players one by one. Unprepared for threats of this nature, the friends must band together to work out how to destroy demon, while trying to remain alive in the scariest action role play they'll ever experience.
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Hugh Jackman, Tom Hopper and Russell Crowe - Hugh Jackman, Tom Hopper, Russell Crowe Sydney, Australia The Australian premiere of 'Les Miserables' at the State Theatre - Arrivals Friday 21st December 2012
Tim Bevan, Sir Cameron Mackintosh, Hugh Jackman, Tom Hopper, Russell Crowe and Eric Fellner - Tim Bevan, Sir Cameron Mackintosh, Hugh Jackman, Tom Hopper, Russell Crowe, Eric Fellner Sydney, Australia The Australian premiere of 'Les Miserables' at the State Theatre - Arrivals Friday 21st December 2012
Hugh Jackman, Russel Crowe and Tom Hopper - Hugh Jackman, Russel Crowe, Tom Hopper Sydney, Australia The Australian premiere of 'Les Miserables' at the State Theatre - Arrivals Friday 21st December 2012