It is safe to say that the television industry is in good hands with actors like Tom Ellis leading the way in successful shows. He has gained a well-deserved following for his role as Lucifer Morningstar, and is certainly a talented actor. Check out some facts about this charming and talented gentleman!
1. He was born on born 17 November 1978.
2. He is from Wales.
3. His father, sister and uncle are all Baptist ministers.
4. He was born in Cardiff.
5. Ellis attended High Storrs School in Sheffield during his education.
6. He has 3 daughters.
7. Ellis has a twin sister. In fact, he grew up in a female household, as he was the only brother to three sisters.
8. Not only is Ellis tall, dark and handsome, he is also very romantic.
9. When Ellis and Outhwaite married, celebrities like James McAvoy and Liam Gallagher were in attendance.
10. James McAvoy is not just a celebrity who attended Ellis’ wedding; the two are actually close friends.
11. His net worth is estimated to be approximately $5 million, although some estimations have it as much higher.
12. Ellis is also a talented musician.
13. Before becoming a professional actor, Ellis played the French horn in the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra.
14. His motivation to go for the role of Lucifer was the script itself. He explained that after reading lines from the first episode, he knew he wanted the part.
15. Before Lucifer, he was widely known for playing Dr. Oliver Cousins in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders.